Dec 05

Bellarmine Winter Tournament (January 13)

NCQBA and Bellarmine College Prep are pleased to announce that the Bellarmine Winter Tournament will be held on Saturday, January 13, 2018. This competition features separate Competitive, Standard, Novice, and Middle School Divisions.

Location: This tournament will take place at Bellarmine College Preparatory, 960 W Hedding Street, San Jose, California. Check-in will begin at 8:30AM and we plan to start round 1 at 9:00AM.

Questions: We will be using NAQT Is-168 for Varsity and Standard, NAQT IS-173A for Novice, and NAQT MS-24 for Middle School. Schools that compete at the 12/2 da Vinci Tournament and the 12/16 Sunol Tournament cannot play in the MS division (but can play in the other divisions).

Schools are encouraged to enter multiple teams, but please note that participants must play for the same team throughout the tournament.


Base fee: $70 per team

-$40 per team from new schools (defined as having played zero quiz bowl tournaments during the 2016-2017 school year)

-$10 per working buzzer system (must accommodate at least eight players)

-$20 per experienced moderator

-$10 per scorekeeper

Minimum Entry Fee: $0 per team

Payment (cash or check) will be taken at check-in on January 13

Registration takes place on the NAQT website:

(one must have an account on the NAQT website in order to register)