Niles Township Invitational

2018 — Skokie, IL/US

Dear debate coach:

You are cordially invited to attend the ninth annual Niles Township Invitational Debate Tournament. The competition will be held at Niles North High School on Friday, September 7 through Sunday, September 9, 2018. The tournament has once again been designated as a semifinals Tournament of Champions bid in policy debate. We will host one division of Open policy debate in addition to our free Novice Workshop on Saturday only.

Schools may enter the tournament on a first come, first serve basis. The tournament will close registration when it reaches its capacity of ninety-six teams. Elimination rounds will begin on Saturday evening and we will clear to double-octafinals or octafinals depending on the size of the division - a decision will be made by the tab room after final registration. 

Finally, please find information regarding registration, judging, schedule of events and tournament guidelines on This information should help to answer any questions you may have. Please remember to register early on If you have any additional concerns, please do not hesitate to call or email.

We look forward to seeing you in September!


Lauren Velazquez, Niles North Head Coach

Eric Oddo, Niles West Head Coach

Katie Weston, Niles North Assistant Coach