This tournament will take place from February 3-5, 2017. The Sunday is reserved for quarter-finals, semi-finals, and finals. Debaters/judges who are not part of these rounds are welcome to only attend the 6 rounds on Friday and Saturday. It is a pro-am tournament which means that a new debater will be paired with an experienced debater; novice-novice teams are still allowed.
Note that the style of this tournament is CP style with gov-tell which means that motions should be prepared by Gov. teams beforehand, motions will still be provided if you don't have any but bringing your own is highly encouraged. Gov teams are also mandated to tell their opp teams the motion they plan to run 15 minutes before the debate begins.
Debater Fee: $65 (5 meals, 6 rounds of debate, and accommodations if necessary)Judge Fee: $45Fees payable by cash (preferred) or cheque. Please bring your cash/cheque to any of the execs as soon as possible.
Friday, February 34:30 pm: Registration/ Dinner6:00 pm: Round 1 Pairings7:15 pm: Round 2 Pairings9:30 pm: Social TBD
Saturday, February 49:00 am: Registration and Breakfast10:00 am: Round 3 Pairings11:30 am: Lunch and Seminars1:00 pm: Round 4 Pairings2:30 pm: Round 5 Pairings4:00 pm: Round 6 Pairings7:00 pm: Social TBD + Break Announcement
Sunday February 59:00 am: Breakfast9:30 am: Quarters11:00 pm: Lunch12:00 pm: Semis 1:30 pm: Finals3:00 pm: Speaker and Team Awards