2020 Source-a-Thon Wrap-Up

+31 votes

Hi WikiTreers!

imageOur fifth(!) Source-a-Thon has come to an end. 

Our goal for the Source-a-Thon was to decrease the number of unsourced profiles by spending 72 hours adding at least one valid source to profiles that didn't have them.

We had an excellent weekend and our event was a great success. Thank you to everyone who participated.  We love these events because they really bring our community together.

This year we added sources to 57,577 profiles in 72 hours! Definitely an accomplishment!

Here are some highlights from the event:

Top 5 Teams:

  • Mighty Oaks - 8,877 (profiles sourced)
  • Team Roses - 8,134
  • Super Sweepers - 5,029
  • Legacy Heirs - 4,078
  • Team Virginia - 3,496

Top 5 Participants:

  • Lucy Lavelle - 1,666
  • Emma MacBeath - 1,432
  • Sandy Patak - 1,183
  • Pip Sheppard - 1,143
  • Charlene Newport - 1,118

Top 5 by Team Average (number of team contributions divided by team members):

  • Team Roses - 387 (average per team member)
  • Team Virginia - 233
  • Kiwi Crew - 231
  • SA Springboks - 176
  • Super Sweepers - 168

Twenty-four teams participated and 17 of them broke 1,000! Five hundred and two members participated – 153 broke 100, 11 more participants broke 500 and 6 more broke 1,000!

Check out all the stats here.

 If you'd like something to remember this fun weekend by, check out the 2020 Source-a-Thon merchandise here!

Thanks so much to everyone who joined in and contributed to another fun, successful marathon.

in The Tree House by Eowyn Walker G2G Astronaut (2.6m points)

4 Answers

+20 votes
You are all wonderful WikiTreers with all the time and effort you put into this thon.

I would like to add a special thank you to the mighty Mighty Oaks! Wonderful camaraderie, it was fun to see all the posts in your group.
by Living Poole G2G Astronaut (1.4m points)
+11 votes
Congratulations to all for this stellar work! Marion Poole is right...you are all Wonderful WikiTreers!

I want to add a special Congratulations and Thanks to the Mighty Oaks! This is one Yank who is very proud to be a part of the team. I especially love our camaraderie and all of the willingness to help and support each other.
by Carol Baldwin G2G Astronaut (1.2m points)
+13 votes

The stats of some of the high scorers is amazing.  That is some serious dedication! yes

by SJ Baty G2G Astronaut (1.2m points)
+10 votes
Very impressive effort. Those high scores are amazing. Well done all
by Rosalie Neve G2G6 Pilot (178k points)

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