The IHBB Asian Championships

Posted Apr 12, 2014

The International History Bee and Bowl will hold its fourth annual Asian Championships in June 2017 – the exact weekend and location will be determined by the end of 2016 and posted here when available. We once again anticipate that the competition will begin on Friday morning with the Academic Bowl, then feature the Sports and Entertainment History Bee on Friday evening, the Geography Bee on Saturday morning, the History Bee on Saturday afternoon/evening, and the History Bowl on Sunday. The For further details on the Asian Championships please contact nolwenn@historybowl.com
The questions that were used at the Asian Championships will be posted to the Resources page by early 2017 as well – the Academic Bowl, Geography Bee, and Sports and Entertainment History Bee sets will be posted earlier.

 

Report on the 2016 IHBB Asian Championships
The International History Bee and Bowl held its third annual Asian Championships on 10-12 June, 2016 at the JW Marriott Resort and Spa in Khao Lak, Thailand with 46 teams in the History Bowl and close to 200 students in attendance. Over the course of the weekend, we held five different competitions – Congratulations to our champions!

International History Bowl
Varsity: Concordian International School, Bangkok
Junior Varsity: NPS International School, Singapore
Middle School: Shanghai High School, International Division

International History Bee
Varsity: Sirapong Kancvalskul, Concordian International School, Bangkok
Junior Varsity: Priyankar Kandarpa, NPS International School, Singapore
Middle School: Wesley Zhang, High School Affiliated to Renmin University of China, Beijing

Geography Bee of Asia
Varsity: Sirapong Kancvalskul, Concordian International School, Bangkok
Junior Varsity: Vijay Siddharth, NPS International School, Singapore
Middle School: Wesley Zhang, High School Affiliated to Renmin University of China, Beijing

Sports & Entertainment History Bee of Asia
Varsity: Frankie Singer, KAIS International School, Tokyo
Junior Varsity: Chansol Park, Shanghai American School – Puyi Campus
Middle School: Dev Belliappa, Overseas Family School, Singapore
Open: Mark Rosauer, India International School in Japan, Tokyo

Academic Bowl
of Asia (an all-subject quiz tournament for teams, including questions on literature, history, science, fine arts, religion, mythology, social science and more)
Varsity: Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies, Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies, Yongin, South Korea
Junior Varsity: NPS International School, Singapore
Middle School: Shanghai High School, International Division

Thanks to everyone who competed, read questions, kept score, and assisted with logistics throughout the weekend! We hope to see many students from Asia once again this summer at the second International History Olympiad in Honolulu, Hawaii on 17-24 July, 2016! Almost everyone who competed at the IHBB Asisn Championships has already qualified, but check with us to make sure. Good luck there, and thanks again for coming to Khao Lak for the 2016 IHBB Asian Championships!

2016 IHBB Asian Championships – HISTORY BOWL TEAMS
1. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan A #
2. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan B #
3. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan C #
4. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan D #
5. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan E #
6. Harrow International School, Hong Kong A *
7. Harrow International School, Hong Kong B #
8. Creative Secondary School, Hong Kong A *
9. Creative Secondary School, Hong Kong B *
10. Creative Secondary School, Hong Kong C *
11. Creative Secondary School, Hong Kong D #
12. Seoun Middle School, Seoul, Korea #
13. Po Leung Kuk Ngan Po Ling College, Hong Kong *
14. Kang Chiao International School, New Taipei City, Taiwan A *
15. Kang Chiao International School, New Taipei City, Taiwan B #
16. Kang Chiao International School, New Taipei City, Taiwan C #
17. KAIS International School, Tokyo, Japan
18. Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies, Korea A
19. Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies, Korea B
20. The High School Affiliated to Renmin University of China, Beijing, China *
21. Bouddha Meridian School, Kathmandu, Nepal #
22. Meridian International School, Kathmandu, Nepal #
23. Overseas Family School, Singapore #
24. Seoul International School, Seoul, Korea
25. Shanghai World Foreign Language Academy,Shanghai, China #
26. International Community School, Bangkok, Thailand #
27. HeadStart International School, Phuket, Thailand A *
28. HeadStart International School, Phuket, Thailand B #
29. HeadStart International School, Phuket, Thailand C #
30. Shanghai High School International Division, Shanghai, China A *
31. Shanghai High School International Division, Shanghai, China B #
32. Shanghai High School International Division, Shanghai, China C #
33. Shanghai High School International Division, Shanghai, China D #
34. Lycée Français, Tokyo, Japan *
35. Sunway International School, Bandar Sunway, Malaysia
36. Concordian International School, Bangkok, Thailand
37. River Valley High School, Singapore *
38. Shanghai American School – Pudong
39. NPS International School, Singapore *
40. Lycée Français, Singapore #
41. Dulwich College Seoul, Korea #
42. NIST International School, Bangkok, Thailand *
43. NIST International School, Bangkok, Thailand #
44. Renaissance College, Hong Kong *
45. Dulwich College, Singapore #
46. Shanghai American School – Puxi

2016 IHBB Asian Championships – ACADEMIC BOWL TEAMS
1. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan A #
2. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan B #
3. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan C #
4. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan D #
5. India International School in Japan, Tokyo, Japan E #
6. Creative Secondary School, Hong Kong A *
7. Creative Secondary School, Hong Kong B *
8. Po Leung Kuk Ngan Po Ling College, Hong Kong *
9. KAIS International School, Tokyo, Japan
10. Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies, Korea A
11. Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies, Korea B
12. The High School Affiliated to Renmin University of China, Beijing, China #
13. Seoul International School, Seoul, Korea
14. Shanghai World Foreign Language Academy, Shanghai, China #
15. Shanghai High School International Division, Shanghai, China A #
16. Shanghai High School International Division, Shanghai, China B #
17. Shanghai American School – Pudong *
18. NPS International School, Singapore *
19. Lycée Français, Singapore #
20. NIST International School, Bangkok, Thailand *
21. NIST International School, Bangkok, Thailand #
22. Dulwich College Seoul, Korea #
23. Shanghai American School – Puxi *

Date 0000-00-00
Registration Deadline 0000-00-00 00:00:00
Address
Question Set Championships
Coordinator Mrs Nolwenn Madden - nolwenn@historybowl.com
Director David and Nolwenn Madden
Schedule of Events Note: The schedule below was used for 2016. The schedule for 2017 will be similar but not identical - please do not make any travel plans for 2017 based off the schedule below. Contact nolwenn@historybowl.com for inquiries regarding 2017 start and end times - the full schedule will be updated in early 2017 once the 2017 Asian Championship dates and location have been secured. Friday
08:30 am Asian Academic Bowl Championships Check-in
08:55 am Please arrive by this time
09:00 am Asian Academic Bowl Opening Meeting
09:40 am Asian Academic Bowl Round 1
10:20 am Asian Academic Bowl Round 2
11:00 am Asian Academic Bowl Round 3
11:40 am Asian Academic Bowl Round 4
12:00 pm Asian Academic Bowl Round 5
12:30 pm Lunch
1:45 pm Asian Academic Bowl Playoff/Consolation Round 1
2:25 pm Asian Academic Bowl Playoff/Consolation Round 2
3:00 pm Asian Academic Bowl Finals
3:30 pm Asian Academic Bowl Awards
4:00 pm Beach Reception
5:30 pm Dinner
6:30 pm Sports & Entertainment Bee Check-in
6:50 pm  Please arrive by this time
7:05 pm  Sports & Entertainment Bee Opening Meeting
7:30 pm  Sports & Entertainment Bee Round 1
8:00 pm Sports & Entertainment Bee Round 2
8:40 pm Sports & Entertainment Bee Finals
9:10 pm Awards
  Saturday
8:25 am Geography Bee of Asia Check-in
8:45 am Geography Bee of Asia - Please arrive by this time
9:00 am Geography Bee of Asia Opening Meeting
9:25 am Geography Bee of Asia Round 1
10:00 am Geography Bee of Asia Round 2
10:30 am Geography Bee of Asia Round 3
11:15 am Geography Bee of Asia Finals - Stage 1
11:45 am Geography Bee of Asia Finals - Stage 2
12:05 pm Awards
12:15 pm Lunch
1:00 pm History Bee Qualifier Check-in
1:15 pm History Bee Qualifier - Please arrive by this time
1:30 pm History Bee Qualifier
1:35 pm History Bee and Consolation Bee Check-in
1:45 pm History Bee - Please arrive by this time
2:00 pm History Bee Opening Meeting
2:25 pm History Bee Round 1
3:00 pm History Bee Round 2
3:30 pm History Bee Round 3
4:00 pm History Bee Round 4
4:45 pm History Bee Finalists Announced
5:00 pm History Bee Finals Stage 1
5:40 pm History Bee Finals Stage 2
6:20 pm Awards
7:30 pm Gala dinner on the beach
  Sunday
6:45 am History Bowl Check-in Begins
7:10 am History Bowl - Please arrive by this time
7:30 am  History Bowl Opening Meeting
8:00 am History Bowl Round 1
8:40 am History Bowl Round 2
9:20 am History Bowl Round 3
10:00 am History Bowl Round 4
10:40 am History Bowl Round 5
11:20 am  Lunch (check out of rooms during lunch break but be back to check your playoff games on time!)
12:10 pm Playoff Assignments Posted
12:30 pm History Bowl Quarterfinals
1:10 pm History Bowl Semifinals / Finals
1:50 pm History Bowl Finals
2:20 pm Awards (awards will be presented first for any teams who have flights between 5 and 5:30)
2:45 pm End
Teams