When: Friday, October 5, 2012
Where: Georgia National Fairgrounds, Perry
Costs: $25 (includes pass/armband for Fair rides)
SkillsUSA Georgia Chapter Recruitment Poster
SkillsUSA Georgia Chapter Recruitment Display
SkillsUSA Georgia Chapter Banner
SkillsUSA Georgia Career Pathway Poster
SkillsUSA Georgia Career Pathway Display
SkillsUSA Georgia Chapter T-shirt
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 28, 2012
Where to Register: SkillsUSA Membership/Registration Website
Payment: Check should be made payable to SkillsUSA Georgia and sent to
1720 Mars Hill Road Suite 8-332 Acworth, GA 30101.
8:30 – 10:30 a.m. – Registration & Contest Check-in (Reaves Arena)
10:30 a.m. – Rally & Motivational Speaker (Reaves Arena)
Noon – 10:00 p.m. Georgia National Fair Opens (Rides open for all attendees)
2:00 p.m. – Ribbons posted on top 10 entries and contest area is open for viewing
4:00 p.m. – Advisors must remove all contest entries from viewing area or they will be discarded.
The top three entries in each category will remain on display at the fair.
Prizes: Cash Prize Premiums for each Contest: 1st place - $100, 2nd place - $75, 3rd place - $50, 4th place - $25, 5th-7th place - $15, 8th – 10th place - $10
All placings will be put on a point system, example: 1st place = 10 points, 2nd place = 9 points, etc. These points will be calculated by chapter and the chapter with the highest accumulated points after the last competition will receive a GNF Superior Chapter Award plaque and $500. The second place chapter will receive a GNF plaque and $250. All prizes are sponsored by the Georgia National Fairgrounds! All premium checks will be mailed directly to the school after the close of the Fair.
Announcement of Contest Winners: All contests will be judged during the Champions Rally and ribbons will be awarded to the top 10 entries in each category. The top 10 entries in each category will remain on display at the Fair. All other entries should be picked up by the advisors/students by 4:00 p.m. (any entries not picked up will be discarded). The winning top 10 entries will be posted on the SkillsUSA Georgia website.
Late Arrival Policy: Many schools face travel dilemmas in regards to bus transportation and while schools are more than welcome to enter late to the Rally, contest entries will be accepted after 10:30 a.m. only at the discretion of the Judging Coordinator.