Online Quiz League UK - Newsletter - 2022-12

Jump to navigation Jump to search

Please circulate this email to your teammates. Thank you for having been a part of OQL Season 8. We are now at an end of the season and wanted to congratulate all our winners and advise on how to be a part of season 9 and any other OQL competitions.

There are many ways you can confirm you are entering season 9 (if you have already done any of these or you have prepaid for multiple seasons then you don’t need to worry). Deadline to register is 6th January

  • You can register at the website via
  • You can email us at or by sending Jon a direct message over Facebook to confirm you’re returning.
  • You can complete payment of the registration fee at the details below to confirm your place.

These are the dates of the upcoming seasons.

  • Season 9 – January 11th - 26th April 2023
  • Season 10 – May 10th – July 19th 2023 (There is NO Jon Jacob cup after this season but Brain of Online Quiz League (BOOQL) will run)
  • Season 11 - 30th August - 13th December 2023
  • Season 12 – January 10th - 25th April 2024

You are able to register for multiple seasons to receive a price break. It's £70 a season but if you sign up for two seasons you'll pay £135, three seasons is £195 and four seasons is £25. These are the dates for the upcoming seasons.

Payments should be made via bank transfer to Tide Bank Account, Online Quiz League, Sort Code 04-06-05 Account number 15269534. If your team are not based in the UK then please go to to complete the payment.

There are two other OQL competitions currently open for registration.

Our Pop Culture Challenge returns for its 5 iteration and will commence on 6th February. This is an individual quiz played to the Mimir format and players are guaranteed 9 quizzes with a focus on everything pop culture. You can read more about the competition and register for it at Deadline to enter is 3rd February

Connections Online Quiz League returns for Season 5 on February 14th. This is our competition which is based on and replicates the TV show Only Connect. This competition is huge fun and receives overwhelmingly positive feedback and this year we’re even introducing a trial tournament so teams or players can see what to expect before the competition begins. To participate in either the main competition or the trial competition just register at and await further instructions. To join the main league you must register by 7th February and for the taster tournament you must register by 3rd January.

And we present to you all our seasonal champions – congratulations to everyone below.

  • Division 1 – Winners - Pericardium – Runners-up – The Motley Crew
  • Division 2 – Winners – Ethical Mind Collective – Runners-up – Disparate Origins
  • Division 3 – Winners – Persephone – Runners-up – Wigton Wanderers
  • Division 4 - Winners – Kentish Men - Also promoted – The Mighty Atoms, Quizzical Entities, Greater Tomorrow.
  • Division 5 - Winners – Blind Dates - Also promoted – TOWIE, Qwysiwyg and The Baader-Meinhoff Phenomenon
  • Division 6 - Winners – Head Scratchers - Also promoted – Nemesis, Alors on Dunks, Prophets of Zoom
  • Division 7 - Winners – 24 Hour Quiz People – also promoted Legion of Zoom, The Peter Falkoners, Elephants in the Zoom.

Jon Jacob Cup – Winners – Bletchingdon Nomads - Runners-up – Corona No Lime Plate – Winners – Jolly Mixtures

Finally, we would like to thank you and your teammates for having been a part of OQL Season 8. Our biggest season yet. Without players like you there would be no league.

If you have any questions about anything in this email please contact us at

Best wishes

Jon and the OQL team