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The Georgia Academic Team Association

Assists Georgia Quiz Bowl Teams
  • Provides resources and advice for new players and schools.
  • Helps facilitate communication between teams and tournament coordinators.
  • Works to build a quiz bowl community throughout the state.
  • Advocates on behalf of Georgia quiz bowl.
Is Supported by Competitions and Volunteers
  • GATA is supported by tournament participation but also gives assistance to teams that do not attend. 
  • GATA is a non-profit organization and all board members are volunteers.
  • Teams that attend our events receive a full set of all the packets used (even the ones we do not read!).
  • GATA also supports the expansion of the game by awarding a buzzer system to one team at each GATA state level tournament. 
Promotes academic competition in Georgia
  • Hosts high quality tournaments throughout the year, including the varsity, junior varsity, and middle school state championships.
  • Encourages strong academic questions which emphasize accuracy and depth of knowledge.
  • Revises rules as needed to create a fun experience for players while maintaining the integrity of the competition.