Ciudad De Las Artes Y Las CienciasOctober 12-14, 2007
PRO TOUR-VALENCIA TO RESUME SATURDAY
Day One of Pro Tour-Valencia has been cancelled due to extreme rain and flooding at the event site.
The Pro Tour will resume Saturday morning with an 8:45 a.m. players meeting, and round one will start at 9 a.m. There will be 10 rounds on Saturday, with a cut at 21 points. The remaining players will return at 8:45 a.m. Sunday for three rounds of Swiss and a cut to the Top 8, which will be run as the normal best-of-five matches.
The site is scheduled to re-open at 6 p.m. Friday for pick-up drafts and the Friday Night Magic event from the existing side events schedule. Late registration for the Pro Tour will also take place from 6-9 p.m. Friday, as well as Saturday morning from 7:45-8:30 prior to the players meeting.
The side events schedule for Saturday and Sunday will run as normal. There may be some adjustments of prizes; check the side events schedule for updates.
Wizards of the Coast thanks all the players and staff for their patience and cooperation.
Get a full rundown of all the happenings at Pro Tour–Valencia by downloading The Gazeteer! This full-color handout contains side event details, transportation and accomodation tips, and venue information. All files are pdf format. Page 1 (2.7 MB) | Page 2 (4.0 MB)Page 3 (2.0 MB) | Page 4 (2.2 MB)
Valencia, Spain, is the fourth stop in the 2007 Pro Tour season. But not only the Pros will be enjoying themselves: the Pro Tour is above all a great weekend of Magic that brings you fantastic opportunities.
Pro Tour–Valencia is an Extended format event that runs October 12-14, 2007. The Last-Chance Qualifier will be run on Thursday, October 11 at the event site. Registration starts at 15:00, with play beginning at 16:00.Pro Tour–Valencia Qualifier SeasonPro Tour–Valencia Invitation List
Pro Tour Registration
Player registration will occur at:
Ciudad De Las Artes Y Las Ciencias
Date: October 11, 2007
Time: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Players must have a signed waiver and consent form to compete at Pro Tour-Valencia. Forms can be downloaded at www.wizards.com/protour and will be available onsite.
Minors must have a parent or guardian’s signature on these forms. Minors will not be able to register or play unless we receive a waiver signed by a parent or guardian. No exceptions!
Bring these forms with you to registration. We will make forms available for competitors at registration, if necessary.
To register, all participants must present one of the following forms of identification:
- a driver’s license, or
- a passport, or
- a copy of a birth certificate and photo IDs (school IDs are acceptable).
We encourage players to attend mandatory registration on Thursday. However we understand that delays might cause players to miss this and we have a registration on Friday morning between 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. Players at late registration do not always receive the same gifts as those at mandatory registration.
Players not registered by 8:30 a.m. on October 12 may be denied entry to the Pro Tour.
If you anticipate any difficulty registering during the official registration hours, please contact Scott Larabee at (206) 793-3534 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ciudad De Las Artes Y Las Ciencias
Travel and Accommodations:
Looking for a low-cost airline that flies through Valencia? Check out www.ryanair.com and www.easyjet.com.
Valencia hotels:NH Express Las Artes: +34-91-398-44-00Express by Holiday Inn: +34 96-316-25-30
Tournament Hall Hours
Thursday, October 11th 15:00-2:00
Friday, October 12th 7:30-02:00
Saturday, October 13th 8:00-02:00
Sunday, October 14th 9:00-24:00
*The Tournament organizer reserves the right to close the hall at his/her discretion based on tournament attendance.
Tournament Format and Schedule
Pro Tour–Valencia is a three-day Extended format event with a prize purse of $240,245. For more information about the format, schedule and prize payout, click here.
Play Magic all weekend long, even if you're not qualified for the Pro Tour! Check here for more information and schedules of the side events at Pro Tour-Valencia.
ARTISTS ON SITE
Pro Tour–Valencia 2007 will feature appearances by Terese Nielsen, Jim Nelson, and Rebecca Guay. Click here to read more about these artists.
WATCH THE TOP 8
All of Sunday's Top 8 action can be viewed on a projection screen in the hall, with Randy Buehler and Brian David-Marshall providing the play-by-play and color commentary. Sunday's action begins at 10:45 a.m. local time, which is 4:45 a.m. ET, and is available as a webcast from the comfort of your own home.