Seattle Prep Middle School Tournament

2023 — Seattle, WA/US

Open Editorial Commentary

Abbreviation OEDC
Format Speech
Entry Fee $5.00
Overall Entry Limit 100
Entry 1 competitors per entry

Event Description:

1. Editorial Commentary is a speech taking a position on an issue of current public concern.

2. The speech must be the original work of the speaker, and is delivered as if the speaker were an editorialist for a television station.

3. The speech is delivered from a seated position as if to a camera.

4. The time limit for this event is 1:45 – 2:00 minutes EXACTLY. There is no grace period for this event.