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2017 QuizzaMe Tournament Series

General Information

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!)

PRIZE BREAKDOWN

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

Tournament Information

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, 2017.
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

VICTORIAN VENUES

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

Tournament Scoring

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.

1st – 10 points
2nd – 9 points
3rd – 8 points
4th – 7 points
5th – 6 points
6th – 5 points
7th – 4 points
8th – 3 points
9th – 2 points
10th – 2 points
Everyone else – 1 point

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!

Team Registrations

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 tournament@quizzame.com.au