Posted Jan 01, 2018
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Date(s) - 01/01/2018 - 04/14/2018
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Ottawa History Bee and Bowl

The International History Bee and Bowl will be holding the 2018 Ottawa History Bee and Bowl in the January to April timeframe. This tournament will be held in or near Ottawa; final confirmation on the date and exact location will be forthcoming shortly. This tournament will run on our Alpha Set of questions. It does not require prior qualifying, and is open to all teams and students (including those not from Ontario) as long as they have not played the Alpha Set of questions yet. During the lunch break of the tournament, the Championships Qualifying Exam for the International Geography Bee will also be offered.
For further questions, please email Mrs Nolwenn Madden at Thanks, and we hope that you and your team will be able to join us!

Draft Schedule of Events (This will be confirmed once we have secured a host and a date)

9:00 Doors Open, Check-In Begins
9:30 Please Arrive By This Time!
9:40 Opening Meeting
10:15 History Bowl Round 1
10:55 History Bowl Round 2
11:35 History Bee Opening Meeting
11:55 History Bee Round 1
12:25 History Bee Round 2
12:55 History Bee Round 3
1:20 Lunch / International Geography Bee Qualifying Exam
2:05 History Bowl Round 3
2:45 History Bowl Round 4
3:25 History Bowl Round 5
4:10 History Bee Finals
4:55 History Bowl Semifinals
5:30 History Bowl Finals
6:00 End

Report from 2016-2017 Academic Year Tournament

The International History Bee and Bowl held the 2017 Ottawa History Bee and Bowl at Lisgar Collegiate Institute, on Saturday, March 4, 2017. Congratulations to our champions!

Varsity History Bowl – Lisgar Collegiate Institute A
Junior Varsity History Bowl – Lisgar Collegiate Institute C

Varsity History Bee – Nathan Prokipcak, Merivale High School
Junior Varsity History Bee – Thomas Mennill, Lisgar Collegiate Institute

A big thank you to Lisgar Collegiate Institute and Ms. Crabtree  for coordinating the hosting arrangements, to Natalie Lopez for directing as well as to everyone who came and competed, read, or scorekept throughout the day. We hope that those who qualified will be able to join us at the Canadian Championships and at the 2018 International History Olympiad! Thanks for a great tournament and for your support of The International History Bee and Bowl!

-2017 Ottawa History Bee and Bowl Tournament Coordinator, Nolwenn Madden

Attending Teams in 2017 (* = JV, # = Middle School)
1. Lisgar Collegiate Institute A
2. Lisgar Collegiate Institute B
3. Lisgar Collegiate Institute C *
4. Ashbury College A
5. Ashbury College B *
6. Colonel By Secondary School 
7. Glebe Collegiate Institute