North Texas District
Junior Bible Quiz
District Finals 2016
Q: How do we register our team?
Q: How do we register our officials?
Q: How do we order our lunch?
Q: How do we order our tee shirt?
Q: What about childcare?
Q: Which area motels are recommended?
Q: Where are the area restaurants?
Q: Please explain the tournament format.
Q: What is the tournament schedule?
Q: Will there be a Bible Master competition?
A: Registration fee is $45.00 per team. This year's competition is open to any North Texas Junior Bible Quiz team, but you must place your team in the correct division. Click here for the descriptions of the levels.
NOTE: Quizzers may move UP to a level higher than they quizzed at during regular season, but they may not move DOWN to compete at District Finals.
NOTE: Only Advanced Level teams may qualify for Regional or National Finals.
Registration deadline is
to be listed on the official District Finals tee shirt. Team
Registration wil be open soon.
A: All teams must supply at least two qualified officials.
Officials registration deadline is MARCH 9. If you need to add an official, please do so ASAP.
Minimum age of officials:
|Quizmasters - at least 18 years old|
|Judges - at least 16 years old|
|Score / Time Keepers - at least 13
(and have competed in Bible Quiz for a few years.)
When your officials have been certified, please register your team's officials. (coming soon)
A: All teams must eat on-site. There is no nearby restaurant capable of seating any church's team in the time frame we have. You may bring your own lunch or purchase a delicious, inexpensive lunch provided by the host church.
This year's lunch menu is coming soon!
Order deadline is MARCH 14.
Click here to order your lunches. (Coming soon!)
A: The 2016 District Finals tee shirt is a wonderful way to reward your quizzers for a job well done this year. Quizzers love to look back at their shirts years later and remember each District Finals they quizzed at!
Our theme last year was "Standing in the Liberty" and the shirt shows someone breaking through their chains, thanks to the Good News of the Gospel. The back of the shirt has the names of all teams who have registered for District Finals by March 9. We will post a picture of the 2016 shirt soon!
Shirts are $15 and the ordering deadline is March 13.
A: In order to be fair to all teams, no child under quizzing age may be in quiz rooms. We encourage families to leave their young children home with a grandparent, a friend, or sitter.
A: There are many motels near SAGU. Here is a map of Waxahachie motels. Scroll around to find more!
A: There are many restaurants near SAGU. Most are located along US 77. Use this map to find a restaurant for your group. Remember that restaurants are very busy on Friday night, so allow plenty of time for your group to eat before check-in.
A: Teams in each division will play a complete round robin within their own level. Ties will be broken as determined by head-to-head competition.
The winner of the Advanced division will be considered the North Texas District's 2015-2016 champion and will be qualified to compete at the National JBQ Festival in June. That same team and the advanced-level teams in 2nd, 3rd, and 4th places will be qualified to compete at the South Central Region's JBQ Finals in April.
A: Yes! Our 13th annual Bible Master competition is open to any quizzer who has earned his or her Bible Master seal. The preliminary round(s) will take place after team check-in on Friday. The top Bible Masters from the preliminary round will play the championship round in the sanctuary in front of the entire North Texas group. Will you be the winner of the coveted 2015 Bible Master trophy? Sign up for the competition during team check-in. Here are the official rules.
Q: Will there be a 10-Point Cup competition?
A: Yes! The quizzers who answered the most 10-point questions during the weekend's competition will be able to compete for the 10-Point Cup before our awards ceremony. Quizzers who qualify for the competition will be notified after regular quiz rounds end. Here are the official rules.
Tee Shirt Orders
Mail your team registration confirmation page and
your payment to:
NTD Junior Bible Quiz
PO Box 838