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Karen Pearson

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Karen Pearson

Karen Pearson was a contestant in Series 53. She is also an Apterite.

She continues to have a strong interest in Countdown, competing at Co-events CoLei 2008, CoNot 2009, CoLei2, CoLei Summer Special, CoLei3, CoLei4, CoChest, CoLei5 and CoChest2.

On 4 June 2010, Pearson appeared on The Chase, managing to beat The Chaser, Anne Hegerty, as part of a team of four who took home £4,600 each. On 15 November 2010, she also appeared on Pointless with her husband James, winning the game, but missing out on the prize money by just three points. She also appeared on Tipping Point on 24 January 2013, winning £2,900. She then appeared on Revenge of the Egghead on 31 March 2014, against former Countdowner CJ de Mooi, just missing out in the final round. In 2015, she appeared on The Edge.


# Date Type Contestant 1 Score Contestant 2 Presenters Guest Lex Max
3943 9/06/2005 P Richard Heald 104 – 57 Karen Pearson Richard Whiteley Carol Vorderman Barry Norman Susie Dent 118