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Summer League 2017 - SF Bay Area, $2,300+ in prizes!

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Start Date  7/9/2017
End Date  10/5/2017
Info  STARTS JULY 9, 2017!! The League Rules and points-scoring system have changed. To learn more, click HERE.

New to Brainstormer and want to join the Summer League?



* STEP ONE: Create a Quizzer profile – click HERE.
* STEP TWO: Create a Team profile – click HERE. Remember to choose a 'Favorite Quiz Venue,' your ‘home’ venue. This is the bar/restaurant your team will play at during the qualifying rounds of each week of the league. Don't forget to invite your team mates to join on line!
* STEP THREE: Click the REGISTER button.

BAY AREA TRIVIA CHAMPIONSHIP - $2,300+ in prizes! GRAND FINAL WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2017 AT ST. THOMAS MORE SCHOOL IN SAN FRANCISCO AT 6PM.

QUALIFYING ROUNDS ($200):

'Genius Bonus' - Team that attends the Bay Area Trivia Championship that also played the most weeks during the league and achieved the highest cumulative points score during those weeks (bonus points, plus league points, plus call-to-action bonus points) = $200 (awarded to team from a venue where at least two teams meet the minimum attendance requirement for league)

CHAMPIONS PLAYOFF PRIZES ($1,100):

Winner = $500 + THE BRAINSTORMER CUP engraved with team name as BAY AREA TRIVIA CHAMPIONS! * Second Place = $300 * Third Place = $200 * Fourth Place = $100

GOLDEN TICKET PRIZES ($700):

All teams that win a Golden Ticket to attend the Bay Area Trivia Championship will face-off against each other for a chance to win the following prizes: Winner = $400 = * Second Place = $200 * Third Place = $100

ADDITIONAL PRIZES ($300):

*ALL* teams that attend the Bay Area Trivia Championship will be competing for the following prizes:
* 'Perfectly Average Score' = $100 (yes, we reward mediocrity!) * 'Team Spirit Prize' = $100 (awarded to the team that impresses the audience at the final with their choice of costume, t-shirt design, dance, song, etc...) * ‘Loyalty Bonus’ (team that played the most weeks during the league that achieves the second lowest score of ALL participating teams at the Bay Area Trivia Championship) = $100

MINIMUM ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT:

To be eligible to qualify for The Bay Area Trivia Championship, teams must play a minimum of 8 league weeks at their league venue.

CALL-TO-ACTION BONUS LEAGUE POINT OPPORTUNITIES:

1. EARLY REGISTRATION BONUS! Have your team captain register your team for this league directly on our website by JUNE 18 to earn 20 bonus league points.
2. FACEBOOK BONUS! Locate the 'SUMMER LEAGUE 2017' post on our FACEBOOK. In the comments, add your team name AND tag the bar your team will be playing at during the league by JUNE 23. A maximum of 20 bonus league points can be earned for each team.
3. PREGAME STRETCH BONUS POINTS! Play the entire quiz at your league venue on the weeks commencing JUNE 18 and/or JUNE 25 and earn 20 bonus league points for each of those weeks.
Bonus league point opportunities for 1., 2., and 3. above will be included in your team's score for Week 1 of the league.
4. SPORTING LEGENDS WEEK! i. Play the entire quiz at your league venue on the week commencing JULY 30, AND, ii. on our FACEBOOK locate the post dated JULY 30, 2017 and share with us an iconic sporting moment. Your team will earn 20 bonus league points for fulfilling both i. and ii.
5. TEAM SPIRIT WEEK! i. Have someone take a photo of your trivia team that INCLUDES YOUR QUIZ HOST. ii. Have a member of your team post that photo on FACEBOOK (tag @brainstormerpubquiz) AND/OR on INSTAGRAM (tag @brainstormerpq) by SEPTEMBER 1, 2017. Your team will earn 20 bonus league points for fulfilling BOTH i. and ii.
5. FLUFFY FRIEND WEEK! Brainstormer loves animals, especially rescues! So, here’s your chance to earn 20 bonus league points when you do the following: i. Play the quiz at your league bar this week (week starts September 10). ii. Bring your fluffy friend with you to the quiz and have your quiz host take a photo with your camera that features your team AND your fluffy friend. iii. Locate the ‘Fluffy Friend’ post at our FACEBOOK (tag @brainstormerpubquiz) and post that photo in the comments. Don’t forget to mention your team name so we can award your points, and feel free to tag your bar and the other members of your team as well. Alternatively, you can post that photo on our INSTAGRAM (tag @brainstormerpq).
We are looking forward to seeing all your fun photos! (Photo must be added by September 15.) A maximum of 20 bonus league points available per league team. NOTE: Please check ahead with your venue to see if they allow live animals on the premises. If not, you can substitute with a plush toy animal!

Bonus league point opportunities for 1., 2., and 3. above will be included in your team's score for Week 1 of the league.

NON LEAGUE WEEK, LABOR DAY HOLIDAY:

While many of our bars *will* be hosting trivia on the league week commencing September 3, that week will be a non-league week (9/03, 9/04, 9/05, 9/06, 9/07).

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