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NEXT YEAR'S TOURNAMENT...
The 45th Annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament
March 31 - April 2, 2023
The Marriott in Stamford, CT

Registration will begin on or about January 1, 2023. Special room rate information for the Marriott will be provided at that time.

Anyone can register and participate!


Congratulations 2022 champ Tyler Hinman!
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Directed by New York Times Crossword Puzzle Editor Will Shortz, this is the nation's oldest and largest crossword competition. Solvers tackle eight original crosswords created and edited specially for this event. Scoring is based on accuracy and speed. Prizes are awarded in more than 20 categories, including a $3,000 grand prize. Evening games, puzzles, and entertainments allow solvers to meet each other in a relaxed and entertaining atmosphere.
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