The Mind Lab Olympics is an educational event that brings together children from all over the world in a fantastic championship of thinking games, which is both tremendously exciting and enjoyable. The Olympic event begins with the Mind Lab learning groups in schools and extracurricular activities, continues through regional and national playoffs, and finally culminates in the international championships.
During the various stages of the Olympics, the competitions involve hundreds of thousands of children. Young contenders from all five Mind Lab Olympics continents vie for the honor of representing their countries in an international competition for the world title, bringing the best players together around the games table.
The Mind Olympics tournaments, concluding in a dramatic international event, incoporate the wide ragne of material taught in the Mind Lab lessons during the course of the yesr. These topics include understanding the strategic envrioment, planning and execution, problem solving, and creative thinking. In addition, emotional and social skills are covered, such as: cooperation and teamwork, deferring grarification, and good sportsmanship.