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by Chris
Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Quiz News
Topic: Brows Quiz 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 379

Brows Quiz 2017

OK and with the scores in we can announce that Ian Bayley (45/50) is our 2017 Highbrow Champion, and Michael McPartland (41/50) is our Lowbrow Champion. Ian emerges in first place overall because his Lowbrow result (23rd of 134) was better than Mike’s still creditable highbrow effort (67th of 135). ...
by Chris
Sat Nov 04, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Quiz News
Topic: Quest November GP
Replies: 0
Views: 184

Quest November GP

We seem to have all the Grand Prix scores in and these are now online, HERE . We have posted details of the annual ‘Brows’ HERE . We were delighted to see the turnout for this, our first November GP in 14 years of the circuit. As most will know, the first Saturday of the month has customarily been s...
by Chris
Thu Oct 05, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: QUEST Prestwich - 7 October
Replies: 14
Views: 1118

Re: QUEST Prestwich - 7 October

Please note, event registration closed midnight last night. If you have not registered but want to attend, please do so only after speaking to me and confirming a vacancy. You can contact me by PM or e-mail [chris@worldquizzing.com]. Please do not just turn up on spec on Saturday. Space is not unlim...
by Chris
Thu Oct 05, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: QUEST Prestwich - 7 October
Replies: 14
Views: 1118

Re: QUEST Prestwich - 7 October

More on the venue: https://scontent.flhr2-2.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/21370914_10154837116926863_3244986278755055131_n.jpg?oh=48202998aa0d869411ee5e7290000c77&oe=5A41505C As can be seen from the photo above, the front door is at the top of a flight of stairs. To the right of the door frame there is...
by Chris
Wed Oct 04, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: QUEST Prestwich - 7 October
Replies: 14
Views: 1118

Re: QUEST Prestwich - 7 October

OK a couple of things about Saturday. Access and FOOD! 1. Apologies but access to the room we are using is via stairs. If this is going to be a problem, please let me know and I will see how best we might be able to accommodate you. 2. BUFFET NOW NOW AVAIALBLE DUE TO INSUFFICIENT INTEREST. Post here...
by Chris
Wed Oct 04, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: QUEST Prestwich - 7 October
Replies: 14
Views: 1118

Re: QUEST Prestwich - 7 October

Aboslutely! Get better soon Bob!
by Chris
Mon Sep 04, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: Archive (past events)
Topic: British Quizzing Championships - Coventry (2 Sept)
Replies: 25
Views: 2603

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: 484

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: 2603

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: 488

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...

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