District 99 will allow two members from each contest to advance from the Club to Area and Area to Division pursuant to the 2017-18 rule book as shown below.
Section 3. Selection Sequence
B. Eight weeks prior to the area contest, if an area has four assigned clubs or fewer in good standing, districts have the option to allow two contestants from each club to compete in the area contest.
1. Should additional clubs charter prior to the area contest, two contestants from each club are permitted to compete.
2. In those divisions with four assigned areas or less, districts have the option to allow the two highest-placed available contestants from each area to compete.
3. In districts with four assigned divisions or less, districts have the option to allow the two highest-placed available contestants from each division to participate in the district contest.
4. The decision whether or not to allow two contestants to advance from club to area, from area to division, and/or from division to district must be made and communicated throughout the district prior to the commencement of the contest cycle, i.e., prior to any club contests being held.
a) Once the decision is made, it must be implemented consistently throughout the district in all clubs, areas, and divisions affected.
b) If a district decides to allow two contestants to advance from club to area, its decisions regarding the number to advance from area to division and/or from division to district need not be the same.
Each Division will advance only one contestant per contest to the District Contest.
Glenn Walker DTM
Program Quality Director
District 99 / 2017-18