Cavalier Invitational at Durham Academy

2023 — Durham, NC/US

Congressional Debate

Abbreviation CON
Format Congress
Entry Fee $40.00
Overall Entry Limit 144
Entry Limit Per School 16
Entry 1 competitors per entry

Event Description:

This is an open division for your debaters. Three preliminary sessions will be held with chambers ranging from 15-20 students. Approximately one-third of students will advance to the Semifinal Session with chambers ranging from 12-20. We will advance 16 students to the Final Session of Congressional Debate. No legislation will be submitted by participating schools. The tournament will provide legislation one month prior to the tournament. Each school will be allowed up to 16 entries. We will entertain requests for additional teams as space permits. For further clarification, see the National Speech and Debate Association rules for Congressional Debate.