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OQL Individual Championships 2 – Dublin venue
Saturday June 24th @ 11:00am – 5:00pm
This is a written quiz where all players, across venues in the UK and Ireland, sit the same 240 questions at the same time with 30 questions in each of the standard OQL categories. The OQL crowns winners in each category as well as an overall top 10. This event will also include fun team quizzes and buzzer quizzes at each of the venues.
You MUST register in advance before 12th June!
Payment details will be confirmed after you register.
Everyone must pay in advance, there will be no payments on the day and we’ll need to know numbers in advance for printing and capacity reasons.
ABOUT THE EVENT
The event will take place at venues around the UK and Ireland on the 24th June 2023. The aim is for each venue to start around 11:30am. The cost at the Dublin venue is €12.
Players will have 90 minutes to answer 200 questions and at the end of the day the OQL will crown an overall champion as well as their 8 category champions. The individual quiz will be followed by a fun team quiz with teams made up on the day.
The competition will consist of 25 questions in each of the standard 8 OQL categories with a few minor changes.
Art and Literature – this will include all culture and classical music/ballet will be moved here.
Television and Film – This category will include TV and Film from all genres and eras.
Geography – Much like OQL geography this round will include many social sciences as well as human and physical geography and “atlas offal”
History – Again, much like the OQL history category, this round will cover all history, current events, politics and a few other areas such as law.
Lifestyle – This is the general lifestyle category which covers things such as fashion, celebs, food and drink, fitness, alternative medicines and more.
Other pop culture – This is where you’ll find pop music questions which will make up about 50% of this round, the rest will be other forms of popular entertainment such as computer games, board games, podcasts, radio, anime, comics and the like.
Science – This will be a pure science round covering all areas of science, nature and the universe.
Sport – This will just be pure sport, all other aspects of the normal OQL sport round have been moved to other pop culture so it will just be sport sport sport.
Each category will have a nearest the bull tie-breaker and there will be an overall tie-breaker as well.