Video: The 2018 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee – Round by RoundCongratulations to Amith Vasantha, winner of the 2018 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee and to all 44 contestants who made this one of the most exciting bees in memory.
Parents Discuss Learning About Excitement of Spelling CompetitionBack in 2014, Usha and Raj Gandhasri of San Jose spontaneously decided to compete against their peers in the adult competition just minutes after their oldest son, Rutvik, took part in the children's spelling bee.
Adults Face Off In Long-Running SoCal Spelling CompetitionWhile most spelling competitions are for children, KPIX 5 recently checked out a contest held in Southern California where adults face off to prove their spelling prowess.
Prior Spelling Bee Champs Try Their Hand At Current CompetitionSpelling competitions have become so much more difficult, even past spelling bee national champions tell us they doubt if they would make the cut if they competed today.
South Bay Twins Prepare For Separate Academic CompetitionsAs KPIX 5 gets ready to host the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee for the fifth year in a row this Saturday, we spoke with twin brothers in the South Bay who have very different goals of becoming champions.
Fresno 7th-Grader Recalls Thrilling Year as Reigning National Spelling Bee ChampSeventh grader Ananya Vinay remembers the feeling of winning the Scripps National Spelling Bee almost a year ago.
Bay Area's Best Spellers Battle To Qualify For 2018 Spelling BeeNearly 200 students gathered at UC Berkeley Saturday to competed for a spot in the CBS KPIX 5 Bay Area Spelling Bee in March.
Bay Area Spelling Bee Champion Sets Sights On National TitleA San Jose 8th grader is one of 16 students from California competing at the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee outside Washington D.C.
Practice Makes P-E-R-F-E-C-T For Two-Time Spelling Bee ChampWhen you have been occupied for weeks honing your ability to spell the toughest words in the English language, a simple request needs some careful consideration.
Behind-The-Scenes At The 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeGo behind-the-scenes at the 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee.
Rutvik Gandhasri Wins CBS Bay Area Regional Spelling Bee With O-M-O-D-Y-N-I-AMore than 50 of the Bay Area’s best spellers faced off Saturday afternoon at the CBS Bay Area Regional Spelling Bee for the fourth year in a row.
Replay: 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee Full VideoFull video of the 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee, round by round.

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