UDL Middle School Nationals

2022 — Online, MA/US

Policy Debate

Abbreviation CX
Format Debate
NFHS Policy Annual HS Policy
The United States federal government should substantially increase its protection of water resources in the United States.
Entry Fee $25.00
Entry Limit Per School 6
Entry Teams of between 1 and 2 competitors

Event Description:

Competition Rules

  • All debaters will compete in one division - Policy Debate

  • Middle school debaters will compete using standard High School times:

    • 8 minute constructives

    • 5 minute rebuttals

    • 3 minute CX

    • 8 minutes of prep

Evidence Restrictions / Disclosure

Open research is allowed and will follow the NSDA Evidence Guidelines. Debaters will be restricted to arguing Affirmatives on the Submitted Case List. All Affirmatives are allowed, as long as they are submitted by the disclosure deadline. Submitted Affirmatives must include plan/advocacy text and advantages, and may include link to text of case.

Submit your disclosure though this Google Form

View the 2022 Tournament Disclosure here

Examples from prior years:

2021 Tournament Disclosure

2020 Tournament Disclosure

2019 Tournament Disclosure

Disclosure Deadline: April 11, 2022