IQO Christmas Appeal 2020 launched

1st December 2020 Gary Stephens

The IQO is running a Christmas 2020 appeal to support UNICEF’s vital work providing humanitarian and developmental aid to children worldwide, such as in Yemen, where millions of children are starving, health systems are collapsing, and medicine, clean water and Read more…

Over €1,000 now raised from Quarantine Quiz Packs

28th November 2020 Dan O'Malley

As of today, November 28th, the Irish Quiz Organisation is very pleased to announce that the total amount raised for charity from our Quarantine Quiz Packs has passed the €1,000 mark! We’ve been surprised and delighted by the response since Read more…

Brain of Dublin 2020 resuming online after COVID delay

26th November 2020 Dan O'Malley

When the first COVID lockdown was imposed in March, one of the many, many events impacted was the IQO’s inaugural Brain of Dublin tournament. After our last session in February, we had reached the semi-finals, with 8 quizzers remaining in Read more…

IQO announces Last Quizzer Standing event

9th October 2020 Gary Stephens

To make up for the postponement of the Irish Open, the IQO is instead running an exciting Last Quizzer Standing event on Zoom, which will work something similar to Fifteen-to-One, with individual Irish quizzers facing a barrage of questions from Read more…

New Quarantine Quiz Pack now available – help us raise even more for charity

25th September 2020 Dan O'Malley

We launched our first “Quarantine Quiz Pack” in June, allowing those running their own online quiz events during lockdown to download a free set of high-quality up-to-date questions, in exchange for a donation to charity. We’ve been delighted by the Read more…

Irish Open postponed

25th August 2020 Gary Stephens

Due to COVID-19 we unfortunately will not be running an Irish Open in September. Subscribe to our email newsletter to get notified when a new date is announced.

Irish quiz rankings archive now available

12th June 2020 Dan O'Malley

We’re pleased to announce a greatly expanded rankings section here on the IQO website. This part of the site now includes: Irish quiz rankings archive for every month, back to December 2013 when the current method for compiling rankings began Read more…

Help us raise money for charity – download the first of our Quarantine Quiz Packs

7th June 2020 Dan O'Malley

Here at the IQO we’ve been getting regular requests during lockdown from people running their own online quizzes and looking for sets of questions they can download. We want to help those people out, so we hit on a way Read more…

New Facebook page: Online Quizzes in Ireland

23rd May 2020 Dan O'Malley

One recent trend that’s been hard to avoid is the rise of online quizzes. Many people who previously enjoyed pub quizzes are now turning to online quizzes as a source of entertainment during lockdown, since it’s an activity you can Read more…

You are invited to our AGM!

6th May 2020 Gary Stephens

We’re holding our AGM online at 7pm on Monday 11th May. See the event page for details.

Upcoming Events

  1. World Quizzing Championships 2020 & Brain of Dublin final

    Saturday December 5th @ 11:30am - 4:00pm
  2. Quiz Olympiad

    Thursday November 11th 2021 @ 8:00am - Sunday November 14th 2021 @ 5:00pm