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Congratulations to Jakob Myers (Varsity – Naperville North HS, IL) & Rohil Bhinge (JV – Frost MS, VA): 2017 US National IGB Champions!

The International Geography Bee held its inaugural 2017 US National Varsity and Junior Varsity National Championships on Friday, April 21, 2017 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. Congratulations to our inaugural USA National Champions: Jakob Myers (Naperville North High School, IL) and Rohil Bhinge (Frost MS, Fairfax, VA)! 82 Varsity and 75 JV [...]

2017-08-12T15:50:14+00:00 April 26th, 2017|News|

First Perfect Score Achieved on IGB Asian Division Regional Qualifying Exam!

Congratulations to Max Baskin, a Middle School Division student from Seoul Foreign School who was the first student to score a perfect 100 on the IGB Asian Division Regional Qualifying Exam! Max notched his perfect paper at the 2017 Seoul History Bee and Bowl, held on Saturday, January 21, 2017. At the tournament, he competed [...]

2017-01-30T04:50:02+00:00 January 30th, 2017|News|

Get to Know Berlin, the Host City of the Inaugural 2018 IGB World Championships!

Perhaps no other world city was at the center of so much of 20th century history as Berlin. And in the 21st century Berlin continues to be a world city and the dynamic capital of Germany with 3.5 million residents. Students who attend the 2018 International Geography Bee World Championships will have an opportunity to [...]

2017-01-30T03:36:47+00:00 January 30th, 2017|News|

Our Vision for the International Geography Bee

The International Geography Bee is meant to provide an opportunity for students from around the world to compete in an exciting new competition that rewards knowledge of all aspects of geography. Geographic knowledge is essential for being an informed citizen of one’s nation and the world in the 21st century. Our hope is that students [...]

2017-01-30T03:26:19+00:00 January 30th, 2017|News|