Resources for Running Tournaments


First and foremost, please remember that NAQT is always willing to provide advice on all aspects of running a tournament. Don’t hesitate to e-mail us or to call us at 888‑411‑6278 (“NAQT”) to ask any sort of question whatsoever.

NAQT has collected a series of online resources to help schools host tournaments easily and efficiently:

Overall Process

  • Paul Lujan and Juliana Froggatt’s TD Guide: A comprehensive guide to hosting tournaments by two Berkeley alumni. Focused on college tournaments.

Inviting Teams

  • If you are using NAQT questions for your event, don’t forget to ask NAQT for a list of electronic or physical addresses for nearby teams!

  • Most high-level high school and college events are announced on the hsquizbowl.org forums.

Making a Schedule

Team Folder Information

Staff Training

Keeping Statistics

Do you know of a great resource for tournament hosts that isn’t listed on this page? E-mail us and let us know!