The Bay Area Academic League and Berkeley Quiz Bowl are pleased to announce the 2011 Guy Fawkes quizbowl tournament.
Location: This tournament will take place in Dwinelle Hall, UC-Berkeley, on November 5, 2011. Registration will be at 10:30 AM.
Questions: We will be using NAQT Invitational Series #107. There will likely be separate varsity and JV divisions, assuming sufficient demand.
The top 15% of the field will qualify for NAQT's 2012 High School National Championship Tournament to be held Memorial Day weekend.
This tournament is affiliated with PACE; the top 15% of the field will qualify for the 2012 NSC to be held June 9-10, 2012.
BAAL will recommend teams that perform strongly at this tournament for the November 12th taping date of Quiz Kids.
Base fee: $100 per team
-$20 trained moderator
-$10 working buzzer
-$25 second or subsequent team from the same school
-$10 schools whose quizbowl programs are new or recently reactivated for fall 2011
Please make checks payable to Gaius Stern, BAAL PM. and mail to:
2640 Dwight Way #401
Berkeley, CA 94704
How to register:
Please contact Gaius Stern (gaius [at] berkeley.edu), indicating how many teams, buzzers, and staffers your school plans to bring.
President, Northern California Quiz Bowl Alliance
former HSQB Chief Admin (2012-13)
VP for Communications and history subject editor, NAQT
Editor emeritus, ACF
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