What is the Tournament Final Series? This is a chance for the best players of QuizzaMe to come together to not only find the best QuizzaMe teams in Australia, but to have a massive night of quizzing and fun!
How does it work? Each venue will keep a scoreboard over an 8 week period. Winning teams will get the chance to represent their venue at the Finals
Is there a cost? No, during the 8 week period QuizzaMe will still be free to play for all players, and there is no cost to register a team for the Tournament Series
Do you have to play every week? No, you can play as often as you like, but you got to be playing to earn tournament points!
Can we play at more than 1 venue? Yes, but if you qualify at more than 1 venue QuizzaMe Head Office will determine which venue you will represent Points are not transferable between venues
Do we need to pick a team name? Yes, you will need to have a team name picked out and locked in. Any teams that submit an inappropriate team name will be asked to think of another team name
Can we change our team name? NO! You must decide on a team name and keep that name through the Finals series, NO EXCEPTIONS
What if someone else has the same team name? Each team will have a number after their name (eg Trivia Newton John 1 & Trivia Newton John 2) and will be numbered in the order that your team is registered
Is there a limit to the number of players in a team? There is a maximum of 8 players per team. All players must be regular players in that team (no ring-ins!)
What are the prizes for the Final? 1st Place team = 30% of prize pool 2nd Place team = 15% of prize pool 3rd Place team = 10% of prize pool 4th Place team = 5% of prize pool 5th Place team = 5% of prize pool 6th Place team = 4% of prize pool 7th Place team = 4% of prize pool 8th Place team = 4% of prize pool 9th Place team = 4% of prize pool 10th Place team = 4% of prize pool
Best dressed team = 5% of prize pool Best dressed individual = 3% of prize pool 17th Place team = 3% of prize pool Heads and Tail winner = 4% of prize pool
How will the prizes be given? All prizes will be given on the night as cheques (no cash)
Who will be judging the best dressed? A crack team of Quiz Masters will decide the best dressed finalists, and final voting will be done by the Final audience
How long is the Tournament series? 8 weeks
When will the Tournament series start? The Tournament will start on Monday 4th September, and run through to Sunday 29th October
When is the Tournament Final? The final will be held in Melbourne, Victoria on Saturday 2rd December, 2016. It will be run from 8pm – 11pm, with registration from 6:30pm – 7:30pm. NO LATE REGISTRATIONS.
What is the location of the Tournament Final? Matthew Flinders Hotel, 667 Warrigal Rd, Chadstone (Melbourne)
What is the theme of the Tournament Final? 1980s!
What is the expected prize pool amount? The prize pool is estimated at between $5000 - $10,000 (depending on final numbers) 100% of all Tournament Final entry fees will be returned to the players as prizes!
How to qualify for the Tournament Final
Top 5 teams qualify The top 5 teams from each Victorian venue will qualify for the Tournament Final
State Finals - non-VIC The top teams from each venue will be invited to compete at the QuizzaMe State Final and the top team(s) will qualifiy for the Tournament Final
Wild Card Entry If there are spots available, teams will be randomly offered Wild Card entry into the QuizzaMe State Final/Tournament Final
Representation Per State The following team allocations for the Tournament Final are available:
TAS – 1 team WA– 1 team NSW – 2 teams SA – 3 teams QLD - 1 team NT - 1 team
How are tournament points awarded? The top 10 teams will get points, with all teams that play receiving a minimum of 1 point. Points are awarded each week based on final position overall.
Are Tournament points transferable between teams? No, you cannot give your points to another team
Will there be any handicapping during the 8 week Tournament qualification period? No, we are looking for the best of the best! So if your team is on a roll and winning, then you will be well placed to qualify for the final!
Will there be regular bonus points at venues during the Tournament series? Yes, bonus points will be awarded as per normal for singing, dancing and general merriment
Structure of the Tournament Final
How much will the Tournament Final cost? Entry will be $25 per player
How many rounds will there be? There will be 4 rounds of fun, 12 questions per round, with a game or two
Will there be bistro service available? Yes, the bistro is open all day until 9pm
Is there accommodation available? Yes, but get in quick! Contact the venue directly to book your accommodation
What happens after the event? The Final will be turning into a disco party, no doubt with a few choice 80s tracks!
Do we need a team captain? Yes, you need to nominate a team captain that will be our main point of contact. This is so we can send all important information to one person that we know will pass it on to you!
What will the captain do? They will let us know final numbers, who is attending and be able to keep you up to date with all information!
Do we need to register our team? Yes! If you do not register your team, you will not be coming! Spaces will be limited and there will be set seating, so we need to be able to fit everyone in.
How does the team captain register? Team captains, please head to quizzame.com.au/rego to register your team! Registering your team does NOT guarantee your place at the Final, qualified teams must purchase their tickets online (once tickets sales open).
How do we buy our tickets? All tickets this year will be pre-sale ONLY via an online ticketing system. Winning teams will be given a pre-sale option, and then all remaining qualified teams will be able to purchase their tickets. FIRST IN BEST DRESSED!
Last Year's Tournament
Where to get updates?
LIKE our Facebook page to stay up to date with any exciting news about the Tournament Final. Visit Team captains, please head to QuizzaMe Facebook Page like and stay up to date.
More information or questions If you have any other questions, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org