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by Chris
Mon Sep 04, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: British Quizzing Championships - Coventry (2 Sept)
Replies: 25
Views: 1688

BQC Pairs Competition held at Triumph Standard Club, Coventry

The first image shows the overall scores returned by the 52 Pairs (a record field) over the course of the whole quiz. Pairs whose names are in [img]italics[/img], with Preliminary Round scores emboldened , are the 32 pairs that made the cut, going into the Round of 32. Scores of zero in red are wher...
by Chris
Fri Sep 01, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: British Quizzing Championships - Venue Info
Replies: 1
Views: 312

Re: British Quizzing Championships - Venue Info

If you're coming to the English venue by car, here's an image showing where to park on the day... Enter from Herald Avenue. Parking is free of charge if you chose the right spot. https://scontent.flhr2-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/21054978_948694625298357_7583718236551994625_o.jpg?oh=9dc93bb3002792e6ce...
by Chris
Fri Sep 01, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: British Quizzing Championships - Coventry (2 Sept)
Replies: 25
Views: 1688

Re: British Quizzing Championships - Coventry (2 Sept)

If you're coming by car, here's an image showing where to park on the day... Enter from Herald Avenue. Parking is free of charge if you chose the right spot. https://scontent.flhr2-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/21054978_948694625298357_7583718236551994625_o.jpg?oh=9dc93bb3002792e6ceec073ddfde6f80&oe...
by Chris
Sat Jul 01, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: July Quest Grand Prix - Report
Replies: 0
Views: 316

July Quest Grand Prix - Report

Down the years the average score in UK-set Grands Prix quizzes has been in the low-to mid 80s (the maximum possible score being 156 , with tie-breaker bonus). And typically about 20% of the field get through the 100-point barrier, generally seen as the mark of a very strong performance, by GP standa...
by Chris
Sat Jul 01, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: Quiz News
Topic: July Quest Grand Prix - Report
Replies: 0
Views: 970

July Quest Grand Prix - Report

Down the years the average score in UK-set Grands Prix quizzes has been in the low-to mid 80s (the maximum possible score being 156 , with tie-breaker bonus). And typically about 20% of the field get through the 100-point barrier, generally seen as the mark of a very strong performance, by GP standa...
by Chris
Thu May 04, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: KQA MindSweep, 2017 Edition (Sunday May 14th)
Replies: 3
Views: 873

Re: KQA MindSweep, 2017 Edition (Sunday May 14th)

12 Attendees thus far...

Andrew Hunter
Anne Hegerty
Barry Simmons
Chris Grandison
Chris Jones
Diane Hallagan
Gary Morewood
Ian Fennell
Ian Welham
Iwan Thomas
Pat Gibson
Steve Cooke

The buffet was the most popular ption, so it's £10 each please to cover food, venue hire and printing. Thanks.
by Chris
Thu May 04, 2017 2:28 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: KQA MindSweep, 2017 Edition (Sunday May 14th)
Replies: 3
Views: 873

KQA MindSweep, 2017 Edition (Sunday May 14th)

We will stage the UK proctored venue for this event at the Rolleston Club, Rolleston on Dove, East Staffordshire. I will endeavour to be at the venue for 11.30, for a 12.00 noon start. After the quiz folk can pop across to the Spread Eagle pub for food, among other options - unless people want me to...
by Chris
Sun Feb 19, 2017 11:19 pm
Forum: Quiz Discussion
Topic: Ambiguous Quiz Questions/Answers
Replies: 1
Views: 1790

Re: Ambiguous Quiz Questions/Answers

If you're looking to win the quiz you'll need to try and second-guess what the QM has on their paper. Twas ever thus ;)
by Chris
Fri Feb 17, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: Quiz News
Topic: EQC 2017 - change of host city
Replies: 0
Views: 1390

EQC 2017 - change of host city

The 2017 European Quizzing Championships will now be hosted by the city of Zagreb in Croatia over the weekend of 10-12 November. Initial details HERE , bookings to be open in the coming weeks, including details of discounted accommodation rates and specially arranged (complementary) trips hosted by ...
by Chris
Mon Feb 06, 2017 4:01 am
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: Grand Prix Quiz Event - Northants (4 Mar)
Replies: 28
Views: 4783

Re: Grand Prix Quiz Event - Northants (4 Mar)

First time ever, Rob. It's an introductory offer to the circuit rather than each venue ;)

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