German Open 2013
The German Open 2013 were played on the 5th and 6th of October 2013. The quiz was organised by the German Quizzing Association (DQV) and took place at 54 venues in 27 countries around the world. A total of 398 players enjoyed the competition.
The quiz consisted of 240 questions in the following 6 categories: "Art & Culture", "Civilisation", "Entertainment", "Lifestyle", "Physical World" and "Sport & Leisure". The questions were provided by the authors Manuel Hobiger, Sebastian Jacoby and Sebastian Klussmann with much valued assistance from the British Quiz Association.
Here are the questions and answers of the German Open 2013:
And now ... congratulations to the podium of the first ever German Open: First place goes to Steve Perry from the United States with an amazing score of 197 points and the win in 5 of 6 categories. In second place, the four-time world champion Kevin Ashman from England with 185 points. He also dominated the category "Sport & Leisure". And the bronze rank goes to Olav Bjortomt from England with 177 points. Good job!
Left: Steve Perry is proud of his outstanding victory of the German Open 2013.
Top right: Kevin Ashman (right) finished second. The cup was handed over by Manuel Hobiger during the EQC 2013.
Bottom right: The cup for the third place was handed over to Olav Bjortomt (right) by Sebastian Jacoby during the EQC 2013.
Here are the full results: