The History Bee and Bowl of London

The International History Bee and Bowl is pleased to announce that its annual History Bee and Bowl of London will take place at King’s College School in Wimbledon, London, on Sunday, 3 March, 2019. This tournament will run on our Beta Set of questions, and is open to all students and teams (including from outside the United Kingdom) as long as they have not yet played the Beta Set this academic year. For further questions, or if you are interested in receiving updates about this tournament, please contact Thanks, and we look forward to seeing you and your team at our tournament later this academic year!

Report from 2017-2018 Academic Year Tournament

The International History Bee and Bowl held its annual History Bee and Bowl of London on Sunday, 21 January, 2018 at King’s College School in Wimbledon, London. Congratulations to our champions!

Varsity History Bowl – King’s College School A
Junior Varsity History Bowl – King’s College School B
Middle School History Bowl – Trinity School of John Whitgift A

Varsity History Bee – Daniel Murphy, King’s College School
Junior Varsity History Bee – Adam Wilson, Hockerill Anglo-European College
Middle School History Bee – Ben De Sousa, Trinity School of John Whitgift

A big thank you to King’s College School and to Mr Mark Stephenson for coordinating the hosting arrangements, as well as to everyone who came and competed, read, or scorekept throughout the day. We encourage teams to join us at our British History Bee and Bowl Championships on 18 March at Wellington College on the Alpha set of questions (or any other Alpha tournament), and we hope that those who qualified will be able to join us at the European Championships, and at the 2018 International History Olympiad! Thanks for a great tournament and for your support of The International History Bee and Bowl!

-2018 History Bee and Bowl of London Tournament Director, David Madden

Date March 3, 2019
Registration Deadline March 1, 2019 7:00pm EST
Address King's College School, Southside, Wimbledon Common, London. SW19 4TT
Coordinator Ms. Nolwenn Madden
Director William Tippins,
Schedule of Events
8:45Doors Open, Registration Begins
9:15Please arrive by this time!
9:30History Bowl Opening Meeting
10:00History Bowl Round 1
10:45History Bowl Round 2
11:25History Bee Opening Meeting
11:45History Bee Round 1
12:15History Bee Round 2
12:45History Bee Round 3
2:00History Bowl Round 3
2:40History Bowl Round 4
3:20History Bowl Round 5
4:15History Bee Finals
5:05History Bowl Semifinals
5:45History Bowl Finals
  1. King's College Wimbledon A
  2. King's College Wimbledon B *
  3. King's College Wimbledon C #
  4. Wellington College A
  5. Wellington College B
  6. Sevenoaks School A
  7. Sevenoaks School B
  8. Harrow School
  9. Hockerill Anglo-European College
  10. Trinity School A *
  11. Trinity School B *
  12. Trinity School C #/
  13. Eton College A (expressed interest)
  14. Eton College B (expressed interest)
  15. Eton College C (expressed interest)
  16. Eton College D (expressed interest)
  17. Streatham & Clapham High School A (expressed interest)
  18. Streatham & Clapham High School B * (expressed interest)
* denotes junior varsity
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