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CELTIC NATIONS RESULTS NOW AVAILABLE

 

This is your chance to compete against the best quiz brains from Ireland, Scotland and Wales in a number of events open to the public.

 

Top quizzers due to take part include:

 

 - Mark Labbett, "The Beast" from ITV's The Chase

 - Anne Hegerty, "The Governess" from The Chase

 - Barry Simmons, from BBC's Eggheads

 - Mark Grant, current champion of BBC's Brain of Britain

 - Top ranking Irish quizzers

 

As well as the all-important Ireland v Scotland v Wales quizzes involving each country's A, B & C teams (which the public are welcome to watch), there are a number of events on Saturday 26th April open to the general quizzing public:

 

 

PUBLIC EVENTS TIMETABLE - Saturday 26th April  (scroll down for full timetable)

 

10.30am - Registration for public events

11am-1pm - Individual Quiz

1pm-2pm - <Lunch break>

2pm-4pm - Team Quiz

Teams will be made up on the day and based on the scores in the individual quiz, with a mix of abilities and nationalities on each team (though you can bring your own team of 4 if you prefer).

4pm-6pm - "Fifteen to One" style quiz

 

 

Entry fee covering the individual, team and Fifteen to One quizzes is €15.

No pre-booking is required - just turn up on the day for registration at 10.30am.

 

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The hotel has given us special rates for the weekend, so please make sure you get this rate if booking a room. Any problems, please let us know.

 

    Single Room (per night): €51.50 B&B / €59.99 Dinner and B&B

    Double/Twin Room (per night): €75 B&B (€37.50pp) / €103 Dinner and B&B (€51.50pp)

 

Any questions? Contact iqo@quizireland.ie

 

 

 

 

FULL TIMETABLE

 

Saturday 26th April

10am - 11am   Scotland v Wales A, B, C

10.30am - Registration for public events

11am - 1pm   Individual Quiz

1pm - 2pm   <Lunch Break>

2pm - 4pm   Team Quiz

4pm - 6pm   "Fifteen to One" style quiz

6:30pm - 7:30pm   Ireland v Scotland A, B, C

7:30pm - 8:30pm   Ireland v Wales A, B, C

8:30pm - Late   Fun Quiz

 

 

 

The Irish A, B, & C teams will be determined based on the April Irish quiz rankings, once they are published. The top 12 players that are available will qualify (first 4 on team A, etc.).

 

 

 

 

GETTING TO THE VENUE

 

For those flying into Dublin airport, the cost of a taxi to the hotel would be c. €33 to €41.

 

Hittheroad.ie lists some public transport options for the full journey from airport to hotel (all by bus and via city centre)

 

The airport website also lists public transport options, many of which go to the city centre

 

For those coming from any other part of Dublin, Hittheroad.ie is good for working out public transport routes.

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Sunday 27th April

10am - 11am   Ireland v Scotland A, B, C

11am - 12pm   Ireland v Wales A, B, C

12pm - 1pm   Scotland v Wales A, B, C

1pm - 2pm   Prizegiving for A/B/C events, Close

 

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