Appraiser Registration

We Love Our Appraisers!
A successful DI tournament depends on the efforts of many volunteers.

About Appraiser Training

In order to ensure that the teams are fairly and consistently evaluated, every appraiser must be trained each year. Appraiser training dates and sites are indicated below.  You will indicate your preferred training date and challenge preference when you register online.


Important Appraiser Dates



January 17th, 2024

MDDI State Tournament Dealine for Appraiser Registration

February 1st, 2024 7pm to 9pm

Appraiser Training (Virtual Event)


February 3rd, 2024 9am to 1pm

Appraiser Training (In Person Event @ Crofton Middle School)

February 7th, 2024 7pm to 9pm

Appraiser Training (Virtual Event)

March 16th, 2024

MDDI Affiliate tournament


Common Questions:

Q: What if I want to sign up for multiple tournaments (such as a Regional Tournament and State Tournament)

A: You will need to submit multiple registrations for each tournament but your preferences will be the same between tournaments