CP-X Competition Timeline (2017-2018)
IMPORTANT NOTICE: ALL TEAMS ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE 64-BIT, HOST COMPUTER OPERATING SYSTEMS BEGINNING THIS SEASON. TEAMS STILL USING 32-BIT COMPUTERS AND OPERATING SYSTEMS ARE ENCOURAGED TO PLAN NOW TO AVOID software compatibility issues IN FALL 2017.
|Exhibition Round 1||May 17-June 12, 2017||Practice and Recruiting|
|Exhibition Round 2||July 12- August 7, 2017 ||Practice and Recruiting |
|CP-X Sneak Preview||September 2017 (Date TBD)||Practice/Test New Software|
One Day - No Backup Date
|Training Round ||September 15-October 10, 2017||Training images with answer keys available for new team training|
CyberPatriot X Competition Dates
Competition Dates|| Backup Round Date*|
Practice Round||October 2017 (TBD: 10 - 14 days)||N/A|
Qualification Round 1||November 3-5, 2017||November 11, 2017|
Qualification Round 2||December 8-10, 2017||December 15, 2017 |
|State Round||January 19-21, 2018||January 28, 2018 |
Semifinals||February 9-11, 2018||February 17, 2018|
|National Finals Practice||March 6-16, 2018 ||N/A|
*NOTE: Backup dates may only be used in cases of extreme weather or other emergencies. Scheduling conflicts and network connectivity issues are not valid bases for competing on the backup dates. Please refer to paragraph 4013 of the CyberPatriot IX Rules Book for more information. There is only one backup date, rather than a full backup weekend, for each CP-IX round.