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World Record Breaking Wexford GAA Quiz

WEXFORD GAA MONSTER QUIZ NIGHT

South-East-Radio-We

 Register your team here:

http://www.southeastradio.ie/county-wexford-gaa-monster-quiz-night/ 

County Wexford GAA Monster Quiz Night

If you always wanted to be part of a World Record Attempt

Now you can!

South East Radio and County Wexford GAA are hosting a Monster Quiz night on Thursday February 21st

With your help, we plan to smash the Guinness book of records for a quiz held with the most participants, in the most venues, on one night!

All are welcome and for this one, definitely the more the merrier!

Guinness Book of Records

The current Guinness Book of Record stands at 2,679 participants at 39 venues in the UK. With your help, this is our record to beat and have some fun at the same time!

How it all works

  • GAA Clubs across County Wexford will host quiz nights in their areas on Thursday 21st February. You can select a venue that has been chosen by your Club or simply choose a venue that suits you and your team.
  • The quiz is a general knowledge quiz so there will be something for everyone.
  • It comprises of 8 rounds of 10 questions per round.
  • To help us have an idea of how people are coming along on the night we would ask you to complete the registration form below. Dont worry if you aren’t able to register on line, all are welcome on the night just come along a few minutes earlier.
  • Registration and payment takes place from 8.15pm at each venue.
  • To enter, each team must pay €40 on the quiz night. Up to 4 members per team.
  • The quiz starts at 9.00pm sharp.
  • Quiz answer booklets will be sold in advance. Please ensure to bring the booklets with you on the night.
  • The quiz questions will be broadcast live on South East Radio into each venue so everyone hears the same questions at the same time.
  • At the end of each round the venue manager will collect the answer sheet from each team – the sheet will be signed by the team captain.
  • The venue scrutineers will check each answer against the answers broadcast by South East Radio.
  • A league table will highlight the scores for each team at each venue.
  • A final for the winning team at each venue will take place on Thursday 7th March at the Ferrycarrig Hotel at 8.30pm
  • In the event of a tie-breaker, either to select the overall winning team from each venue or to decide other placings the following rules will apply:
    • The tie-breaker will be managed by the venue manager at each venue and will not be broadcast on South East Radio.
    • Each venue will have a sealed envelope with a series of tie-breaker questions and answers. The tie-breaker will be a sudden death format where participating teams will write their answers and the team with the incorrect answer gets knocked out until one team is left and will be declared the winner.
  • Prizes are as follows:
    • 1st Prize: €1,000 for winning team plus a set of jerseys for their nominated GAA club.
    • 2nd Prize: €500 for winning team plus 4 Gold Season Tickets to Wexford Park (all Fixtures) for their nominated GAA club.
    • 3rd Prize: €250 for winning team plus 4 All Ireland Tickets for their nominated GAA club.
    • No cash in lieu of non cash prizes

Terms & Conditions

  1. All participants must be over 18 years old. Proof of identity may be required.
  2. Up to 4 persons per team.
  3. The quiz will start at 9pm sharp. Late arrivals will not be facilitated on the night.
  4. Each team must select a team captain to co-ordinate the team.
  5. Quiz booklets are only issued on receipt of full payment.
  6. Access to mobile phones, smart phones or android devices or any other computer or communications device or radio or walkie talkie is strictly prohibited on the night. Any table found to be in breach of this rule will be eliminated from the quiz.
  7. Team members must remain seated for each round of questions.
  8. No non team members are allowed to be seated at the table or in close proximity to the teams.
  9. No consultation other than with team members is allowed during the quiz including venue organising staff.
  10. Decision of the venue management is final
  11. The winning team in each venue will go through to a final to take place
    on Thursday 7th March at 8.30 pm at the Ferrycarrig Hotel.
  12. In the event of a tie breaker, either to select the overall winning team
    from each venue or to decide other placings the following rules will apply:
  • The tie-breaker will be managed by the venue manager at each venue and will not be broadcast on South East Radio.
  • Each venue will have a sealed envelope with a series of tie-breaker questions and answers. The tie-breaker will be a sudden death format where participating teams will write their answers and the team with the incorrect answer gets knocked out until one team is left and will be declared the winner.
  1. The decision of the Quiz Master is final. No correspondence will be entered into.
  2. Fire, health & Safety are the responsibility of the hosting venue.
  3. Venues must have FM connectivity and radio reception
  4. Venues must have a PA so that everyone can hear the questions being broadcast.
  5. Venues must have a phone line or mobile phone coverage.
  6. Venues must have a Venue Manager, Score keeper and organising team.
  7. South East Radio reserves the right to use all recorded or live material involved in the On Air Competition on air or in press. The winner may also be required by South East Radio to participate in a photo shoot. South East Radio has the right to use such publicity photos in any medium (including, without limitation, the internet) and in any reasonable manner it sees fit.
  8. No cash in lieu of non cash prizes

Registration

To register your team on line please complete the following form. We just need one person’s name per team. Once registration is completed the system will automatically send you a reply acknowledging receipt of your entry.

See below for contact details for each club and venue 

 

Quiz Location 2013
Enniscorthy Table Quiz
Club Venue SER Radio Contact Details Venue Co-ordinator Contact Details
Ballyhogue Gary Byrnes  (Bree ) James Whelan 087-668 0148 Pj Doyle 086-8131566
Cloughbawn Cloughbawn GAA Complex – Castleboro Tom Furlong 087 6471789 Suzanne Keating 087-983 7080
Davidstown Millenium (Davidstown) Maureen Doyle 086-8311225 Marguritte Furlong 087-2070956
Duffry Rovers Jordans – Ballindaggin Joan Rafter 087-0923412 Dan Doyle 053-9388963
HWH Bunclody Riversedge  – Bunclody Enda Slevin 087-4132421
Monageer-Boolavogue Monageer Tavern – Monageer Bridget O Loughlin 087-2970665 Liam Dunbar 087-7690752
Oulart The Ballagh Oulart Hill Bar (Oulart) Breda Jacob 086-1686978 John Nolan 087-326 -0614
Oulart The Ballagh Bob’s Bar (Ballagh) Mary Doyle 872843352
Oylegate/Glenbrien Mernagh Pub -Oylegate Eamon Mernagh 087-8111855
Rapparees/Starlights Bellefield GAA Complex Marie Nolan 087-664 4603 Ger Mc Veigh 087-6392028
Rathnure Conrans Mike Reddy 087-6813959 Shane Barron 087-6507325
Shamrocks Traceys Hotel – Enniscorthy John Hendrick 087-9818416
Ross District
Club Venue SER Radio Contact Details Venue Co-ordinator Contact Details
Adamstown Foleys (Newbawn) Ian Stafford 086-3847279 Barry Power 086-3966835
Bannow/Ballymitty Tire na nOg – Wellington Bridge (Mick Wallace 087-2503548) Donal McLoughlin 087-9175010 Paddy Hannon 087-2563472
Clongeen PJ. Murphys Carol Anne Donovan 087-9690382 Peter Chapman 087-8075981
Geraldine O  Hanrahans The Ferry Inn – New Ross Tom O Shea 087-6126117 Liam Roche 087 9372009
Gusserane Powers Ballycullane Lorraine O Neill 086-174 3117
Horeswood Dunphys -Campile Charlie Rowe 087-8210431
R/Cushinstown Horse & Hound Brendan Murphy 087-2512710 Carolanne Barnes
St James Sportsmans Inn Ramsgrange Margaret Murphy 087-2227211 Pat Walsh 087-2227211
086-2686530
Taghmon/Camross Taghmon GAA Complex Denis Nolan 086-8111878
Gorey District Venue SER Radio Contact Details Venue Co-ordinator Contact Details
Askamore -Kilrush Askamore Community Centre Sinead  O Hara 087-7907582 Margaret Nolan 087-7605262
Ballygarrett-Realt na Mara GAA Complex Andy Kavanagh 087 260 4358 Mary Higgins 086-2532013
Castletown-Liam Mellows Anchor Bar Michael Halpin 087-6813102 Joe Sullivan 087-2416375
Clonee Parkside – Camolin Alan Byrne 086-8135149
Craanford Cooneys  of hollyforth Siobhan Whitty 087-6893216 Ger Doran 086-822 8686
Ferns Dunbars – Ferns Tom Dunbar 086-2142339 Des O Neill 086-8354969
Kilanerin -Ballyfad Murphys Pub Kilanerin Enda McDonald 083-3613488
Naomh Eanna Gorey GAA Complex Michael Dwyer 087-9770497 Podge Cronin 087-776 9171
St Patricks The Ramble – Ballycarnew Anne-Marie Roche 087-6092100 Pat Doran 086-809 7448
Tara Rocks Bunkers  Bar – the Rock Catherine Breen 087-657 5544
Wexford Venue SER Radio Contact Details Venue Co-ordinator Contact Details
Blackwater Ettchinghams – Blackwater Liam Buttle 087-2496724 Declan O Leary 087-2074594
Clonard Wexford Golf Club Joe Sheen 086-803 8868 Angela McCormack 086-150 6623
Crossabeg/Ballymurn Foleys – Crossabeg Murt Flynn 087-172 8297 Brian Foley 086-2307167
Faythe Harriers Bugler Doyles- South Main Street Pat Henebery 087-2609958 Andy Doyle 087-6785530
Glynn/Barntown Glynn/Barntown GAA Club Bobby Goff 087-2542041 Gary Laffan 086-777 5926
Kilmore Quigleys – Kilmore Kevin McGeever 087-63222013 Michael Cooney 085 832 4627
OLI Butlers of Broadyway Seamus Mullins 053 91 31736 Rosleen Keegan 086-8339236
Post/Primary Schools Ferrycarrig Hotel Jim Dempsey 086-8669934 Michael Martin 087-629 1866
Sarsfields Gaelic Bar -Bishopswater Kevin Carty 085-1744521
Shelmaliers Hotel Curracloe Seamus O Leary 087-750 3182 Peggy Kelly
St Annes Sciville Lodge – Duncormack Noel O Keeffe 087-282 9310 Noel Byrne 087-2843001
Venue 051 563921
St Josephs Browns Pub – Bishopswater Ger Comerford 087-9984777
St Martins St Martins GAA Club Chris  Cullenton 086-8476116
St Marys Maudlintown Pike Inn – Wexford Trevor Doocey 086-8140134
Volunteers Gayners – Wexford Peter McGuire 087-2921059 Joe Cummins 086-3049391
Marshalstown Ballincarney Inn-Ballincarney (Cancelled)
Buffers Alley Buffes Alley Complex (Cancelled)
Fethard Templars Inn (Cancelled)