IQA World Quizzing Championships 2004 (WQC)


Kevin Ashman is crowned the first World Quizzing Champion.

The first WQC was a smash hit. Over 200 competitors from 10 different countries were gathered in 5 venues. The questions were challenging, the atmosphere friendly and the resulst were very diverse..

At the end, Kevin Ashman, the British quiz champion proved to be the best.

The top-25 is shown below. Full results can be downloaded here : International results

Psn Name Art & Culture Civilisation Entertainment Lifestyle Physical World Sport & Leisure TOTAL
1 Kevin Ashman 34 30 32 29 29 23 154
2 Pat Gibson 25 23 26 30 31 22 135
3 Ashish 26 24 26 27 25 11 128
4 Nico Pattyn 36 19 24 17 29 18 126
5 Frank Van Nieuwenhove 28 27 23 22 24 7 124
6 Ian Bayley 28 21 24 21 24 0 118
7 David Stainer 22 16 24 26 22 23 117
8 Arul Mani             116
9 Stephen Pearson 24 12 29 26 15 21 115
10 Lauri Naber 27 19 11 19 25 25 115
11 Barry Simmons 25 22 20 24 23 9 114
12 Erik Derycke 27 22 23 26 16 5 114
13 David Good 20 22 19 27 25 17 113
14 Olav Bjortomt 26 16 29 20 19 17 111
15 Ray Oakes 23 21 21 27 19 15 111
16 Lieven Van den Brande 29 25 18 23 14 15 110
17 Mark Bytheway 21 16 22 24 21 21 109
18 David Edwards 22 19 15 24 28 16 109
19 Jo Vandenbroucke 22 17 18 24 27 10 108
20 Anustup Datta             108
21 Marnix Baes 28 18 15 22 24 10 107
22 Richie Parnell 23 0 22 20 20 22 107
23 Barbara Thompson 23 16 28 25 14 9 106
24 Dag Griffiths 22 21 22 25 7 16 106
25 Karl Whelan 23 19 26 19 16 18 105

 

 

Worldwide champions per category:

Art & Culture Nico Pattyn (B) 36
Entertainment Kevin Ashman (UK) 32
Physical World Pat Gibson (Ire) 31
Sport & Leisure Tim Westcott (UK) 26
Lifestyle Pat Gibson (Ire) 30
Civilisation Kevin Ashman (UK) 30

 

More information on the WQC can be found on the Quizzing Site.