What is READBowl?

READBowl is the FREE global reading competition where PK-8 aged teams around the globe compete to read for the most minutes. The competition begins the day of the American College Football National Championship (2nd Monday in January) and culminates with a live crowning of the World Champions of Reading on the morning of the National Football League’s (NFL) Super Bowl Sunday.

READBowl 2024 Kicks off January 8 2024. Start your training for the big game by registering for READMarathon, our next free virtual reading challenge, being held October 10-November 5. 

READBowl One-Page Overview

Watch the 2023 Championship Announcement

2023 World Champions

2023 US National Champions

2023 International (World Cup) Champions

U.S. State Champions (1)

U.S. State Champions (2)

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All Educators must re-register for READBowl this year

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