Resources

Governing Bodies

Our colleagues around the globe work tirelessly to organise the world’s biggest and best quiz tournaments and we proudly support their efforts:

International Quizzing Association

British Quiz Association

Irish Quiz Organisation

Quizzing Australia

Social Media

We understand that not everyone is a Facebooker or a Tweeter, but it would be impossible to deny the importance of social media to the growth of competitive quizzing in the UK in the last decade. If you want to get involved in the discussion and find out more about everything that’s going on, we recommend:

Quiz Discussion Group – The undoubted centre of the quizzing universe in the UK, QDG brings together all the news from competitive quiz events with in-depth discussion of the latest TV and radio quizzes

Quiz Questions Group – Facebook’s best source of questions, with many regular quizzes together with plenty of fascinating facts and topical teasers

Online Quizzes

If you want to improve your quizzing skills, there really is no substitute for facing more questions in a competitive setting. There are of course hundreds of sites out there offering quizzes by the score, but for the best questions and the best opponents, we recommend:

Learned League – The biggest head-to-head quiz competition in the world, most of America’s best quizzers (and a large number of British stars too) test themselves against Learned League’s mix of daily ranking and one-off special quizzes.

FleetWit – With a mix of daily live quizzes and head-to-head races and challenges, FleetWit offers a wide range of cash prize quizzes where speed and skill both play their part

QuizUp – Challenge yourself against a huge range of quick-fire questions or take on quizzers from around the world with monthly rankings by subject and nation to keep your competitive juices flowing

Sporcle – Sporcle’s huge collection of list-based quizzes are a great learning tool

Revision

If reading the facts is more your style, there are also a number of sites specialising in quiz-friendly reading material:

Quiz Revision Notes – Regular Grand Prix question setter Keith Andrew’s revision notes take in a huge range of key facts across the Grand Prix categories and include quizzes to test your enhanced knowledge

JustQuiz – Experienced question writer (and Ireland international) Paul Philpot’s blog is filled with questions specifically designed to help your learning

You Gotta Know – This monthly blog from the US academic quiz circuit is a great guide to commonly asked questions in a range of categories, helping you make better guesses for those extra marks

Quiz Apps

You can of course also get a quiz hit on the go and there are some excellent apps to keep your quizzing skills occupied

HQ Trivia / HQ Trivia – The original live trivia app offers twice-daily elimination quizzes with real hosts, challenging questions and cash prizes

Q Live / Q Live – The UK’s very own live quiz app features elimination cash quizzes twice a day and the regular Golden Q bonus

TriviaList / TriviaList – From the boys who bring you the Beano, this app specialises in list-based questions