October 24, 2019

Ping Pong Parachute Update

Please note that Ping Pong Parachute will be held on an outdoor venue. The NorCal Ping Pong Parachute rules (which can be found here will be followed and take precedence over the national rules for Ping Pong Parachute.

Additionally, please note that registration fees must be received by November 1, 2019.

PPP NorCal Rules

September 16, 2019


Calling all prospective volunteers!

Student organizations from Stanford University and UC Berkeley are joining forces to co-host the fourth annual Golden Gate Science Olympiad Invitational tournament! This competition will be hosting over 50 teams from across the country, and we need qualified test writers, proctors, general volunteers, and event supervisors to join us! The tournament will be on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the campus of UC Berkeley. Sign up via these registration forms by their respective deadlines if you are interested in being an event supervisor, joining the test committee, or recruiting as a general volunteer, and we’ll reach out to you personally within a few weeks with more information.

Email us! Event Supervisor/Test Committee Interest Form General Volunteer Interest Form

August 22, 2019


UPDATE [9/9/19]: Registration is now full! Teams that sign up from now on will be placed on the waitlist.

We are pleased to announce that registration for our fourth annual tournament will open on Monday, September 9, 2019 at 12 pm PDT on our platform, Scilympiad. Please see this document for a detailed registration guide.

The full registration policy may be found here.

The registration fee for this year will be $150 per registered team. Please note that this fee is due on November 1, 2019. Payment must be made by PayPal through the Scilympiad portal or by check. Checks should be made to “Golden Gate Science League” and mailed to:

Golden Gate Science League
℅ Sophia Wang
2529 Benvenue Avenue #303
Berkeley, California 94704

As a reminder, our tournament this year will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2020! Join us on the campus of UC Berkeley for the premier West Coast Science Olympiad invitational, hosted by students from Stanford University and UC Berkeley. Last year, we welcomed 54 teams to our tournament, including teams from as far away as Hawaii and Florida. For more on the tournament, feel free to check out this video, shown during the awards ceremony of 2019’s competition.

Can’t wait until February to stay involved with the Golden Gate Science Olympiad Invitational? Check out our updated Golden Gate Resource Center, and stay in touch with us through our Facebook group or official tournament page. We look forward to seeing you in February!

Scilympiad Registration Guide Registration Policies

June 29, 2019

GGSO 2020 Tournament

Our next Golden Gate Science Olympiad tournament will be held on February 20, 2020 at UC Berkeley! Registration will open in September. Schools will be able to register up to two teams, with the total team cap at just over 50. Sign up for our mailing list here for updates!

Additionally, we have study materials available online. Check out our Golden Gate Resource Center here and tests from our 2019 tournament here.

Mailing List GGRC 2019 Tests

Golden Gate Science Olympiad

    Golden Gate Science Olympiad is run by Golden Gate Science League, a California 501(c)(3) nonprofit.

    Questions? Interested in sponsoring? Joining us as a student at Stanford or UC Berkeley next year? Shoot us an email to get involved with our team!

    Science Olympiad invitational run by UC Berkeley and Stanford University students. Coming 2020.