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Issue Number 123
May 2013
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Decathlons are hosted on a monthly basis and can generate big payouts for the winners (not to mention Star and Badge awards to the champion).

Every decathlon we get questions from members asking exactly what the Decathlon is about.  So here in a nutshell is all you ever wanted to know about the Decathlon event:   Remember you do not have to play in all 20 tourneys, Play in as many as you can and enjoy yourself!

The Decathlon is a Monthly Event comprising of a Series of 20 Tourneys hosted by a certain League during a single week. However, will only be accumulating points for the first 10 Decathlon Tourneys they enter.

Decathlon Tourneys Specifications

Description: Players can compete in up to 20 League Decathlon Tourneys during a week; and will earn points based on the outcome of each Tourney.
Schedule: Tourneys will be hosted 4 specific time spots daily for each of the 5 Decathlon days, Monday to Friday, with a total 20 tourneys scheduled for the week.
Eligibility: All Eliters Premium Members will be eligible to participate in all Decathlon Tourneys.
Tourney Fees: 100 YEPs
Tourney Type: SE/S4 Day Deca

Minimum of 3 Players in 1x1 Leagues Decathlon Tourneys.
Minimum of 6 Players in 2x2 and 1x3 Leagues Decathlon Tourneys.

Tourney Team: SS
Tourney Seed: Random
Bonus Calculation: All Tourneys participants will be awarded points, for only the first 10 Decathlon Tourneys played by each Player, based on each Tourney ranking as follows:
  • 02 points for Round 1 losing teams
  • 05 points for Round 2 losing teams
  • 08 points for Round 3 losing teams
  • 11 points for Round 4 losing teams
  • 14 points for Round 5 losing teams
  • 17 points for Round 6 losing teams
  • 20 points for Round 7 losing teams

Players in Partners Tourneys Leagues, will have the points awarded to the 2 Players composing the Team.

Players in 1x3 Tourneys, will have 2 Players in each game as losing team, except the last Round where 3 Players will be considered losing teams. The points awarded will follow a different structure:

  • 11 points for the Winner
  • 06 points for the 3 semi finalists
  • 04 points for the 4 quarter finalists
  • 03 points for Previous Round losing teams
  • 01 points for Previous Round losing teams

If a Player plays more than 10 Decathlon Tourneys, the points will count only for the first 10. Then, in the next Decathlon Tourneys the Player may advance and even get Tourney Victory, but the points will be concealed, and the other Players will not move up or take the concealed points, as each of them will get only the points s/he earned.

Bonus Payment:

Points will be accumulated for all Tourneys, with the maximum of 10 Tourneys per Player, and the Player with the highest Points will be declared the Decathlon Champion.

The Champion will be awarded a Special Bonus of 500 YEPs. In case of a tie for the Champion; one Champion will be selected based on the rankings in individual Decathlon Tourneys; the player with the highest overall placements will be declared the Champion; and if 2 Players have the same placements; the player with the highest Total Tourneys played during the Decathlon Month and up to the Decathlon Finish will be declared the Champion.

A Bonus of 3 YEPs per Point will be awarded to All Players who played 10+ Tourneys, excluding the Champion, who will get 500 YEPs.

Gold Plus Premium Members will get the above Bonus with a Multiplier as follows:

  • Gold members receive 2x the Decathlon Bonus
  • Platinum members receive 3x the Decathlon Bonus
  • Diamond members receive 4x the Decathlon Bonus
Awards: Star to Champion
Badge to Champion
Added to League Main Page
Added to League Book of Records
Added to Profile


For more information on the Decathlon event click here

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