Canadian Championships

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Canadian Championships2019-09-05T20:29:53-05:00

The 2020 Canadian Championships of the International Geography Bee will be held on a Saturday in late April or May 2020 in conjunction with the Canadian Championships of the International History Bee and Bowl. Once the date and host site have been secured, those will be posted here. As in past years, the Canadian Championships will consist of 3 preliminary rounds of buzzer-based quiz questions and 1 final round. The rules will be the same as those used in the International History Bee Canadian Championships; those rules can be found here. The cost to compete at the 2020 IGB Canadian Championships will be 45 CAD. Registration for the IGB Canadian Championships will be done here on the IHBB Canadian Championships registration page when available.

The champion students at the IGB Canadian Championships in each age division win $200 off in discounted admission to the IGB World Championships. If a student wins in both 2019 and 2020, then they can take $400 off in discounted admission.

Past Champions and Results
2019
Varsity – Marcell Maitinsky, Westmount Secondary School, Hamilton, Ontario
Junior Varsity  – Ryan Sharpe, Abbey Park High School, Oakville, Ontario
Middle School  – Matthew Stasiw, University of Toronto Schools, Toronto, Ontario
Full results available here.

2018
Varsity – Ian Chow, University of Toronto Schools, Toronto, Ontario
Junior Varsity  – Ryan Sharpe, Abbey Park High School, Oakville, Ontario
Middle School  –  Alastair Thorburn-Vitols, University of Toronto Schools, Toronto, Ontario
Full results available here.