At the Tournaments…
Destination Imagination teams will solve two types of Challenges: Team Challenges and Instant Challenges. Teams will perform their Challenge solutions for a group of Appraisers. Destination Imagination Appraisers are local volunteers who have been trained to assess the Challenges.
To participate in either event below, please go to registeryourteam.org and register for the event. To participate, teams must register for both events separately. The ARDI Diamond Showcase is optional. Teams wanting the opportunity to advance to Global Finals must register and participate in the ARDI Affiliate Tournament. Timelines for both events are listed below.
ARDI Diamond Showcase Timeline 2/5/2021 – 3/1/2021
This Showcase event gives teams an opportunity to practice Instant Challenge and Team Challenge in the virtual submission format. Teams will be scored for both IC and TC and will receive team scores and feedback. (Team rankings and awards will not be available for this event. This is not a required event, but teams must register to participate.) Rising Stars are invited to participate in this event!
Showcase IC dates: Release Feb 5, due by Feb 8 at 11:59 pm CT
Showcase Improv Challenge: Released Feb 12, due by Feb 15 at 11:59 pm CT
Showcase All Other Challenges: due by Feb 15 at 11:59 pm CT
Raw Scores Released: March 1 by 11:59 pm CT
Southeast Super Affiliate Tournament
Timeline 3/5/2021 – 3/28/2021
ARDI will be participating in the Southeast SUPER Affiliate Tournament. This year we’re joining forces with Virginia, Louisiana, Florida, South Carolina, and North Carolina for our Affiliate tournament. Teams will receiving rankings at the tournament across the affiliates and within our own Arkansas Affiliate.
Teams placing 1st Place in their challenge / level within the Arkansas rankings will advance to Global Finals. Tournament Date listed on dashboard is when activities begin for this year’s virtual tournament. Rising Stars are invited to participate in this event, but will not advance to Global Finals.
Closing Ceremony: March 28 Time TBA, virtual
IC dates: March 5, due by March 8 at 11:59 pm ET, 10:59 pm CT
Improv Challenge: Mar 12, due by Mar15 at 11:59 pm ET, 10:59 pm CT
All Other Challenges: due by Mar 15 at 11:59 pm ET, 10:59 pm CT