Get Ready for TEXATA Round 1 – Saturday September 30, 2017!


Round 1 – Question Breakdown Guide

IMPORTANT: Download the Round 1 Questions Breakdown Guide for all the information you need to know about competing in TEXATA Round 1.


When does TEXATA Round 1 start for me?

Round 1 will be a 4-hour challenge commencing at 10am Austin, Texas time (CT). This competition will be held at the same time globally so be sure to find out what this is in your local time zone (see here). Ensure you are not late as you can only login at the start of the Round.

Australian competititors PLEASE NOTE:
Daylight savings will commence during the round, so after 1:50am your clocks will tick over to 3:00am. This will not affect the 4-hour Round 1 time allocated to you.

When will I receive my details to access the Online Round 1 challenge?

24 hours prior to Round 1 you receive an email with a unique link to access the challenge. If you register for TEXATA less than 48 hours before Round 1, your details may be sent to you a few hours prior to Round 1. Check your inbox and spam folders (particularly if you registered with a work email address) to ensure you receive these details. If you don’t, please email us at

How do I access the TEXATA Round 1 Challenge?

General Competition Overview

Download the TEXATA Preparation Guide right here.


What do I do if I have any issues during Round 1?

If you have any issues during Round 1 email