Cave Classic 2021

2021 — NSDA Campus, NM/US

Online Tournament on NSDA Campus

Registration is online at


Registration is due by 5:00 PM on Tuesday January 12th.


All judges need linked tabroom accounts.

Judge Sign Up:


Pre-recorded Events, recordings due Tuesday, January 12th by 5:00 PM with links in Tabroom:

Oratory, Informative, Humorous, Dramatic, Duo, and POI

*Videos must be uploaded to any website: YouTube set to Unlisted works well.

Asynchronous judging MUST be completed between 5pm Wed. Jan.13th and 5:00 PM Fri. Jan. 15th

Asynchronous Speech Finals (If needed) will occur at 10:00 am on Saturday the 16th.


Live Events, Friday Jan 15th:

Congressional Debate (novice and varsity), International Extemp, United States Extemp, Impromptu


Live Events, Saturday Jan. 16th:

LD (novice & varsity), CX (novice & varsity), PF (novice & varsity), BQ

(single division),  and Storytelling (Myths)


Congress Legislation: Up to two per school, due to Jen Pecasting by Tuesday January 5th, at 5:00 PM. Email to


All student participants and all judges must have linked Tabroom Accounts!


Contact Jen Pecasting at with questions.


Prerecorded Events Offered:

Program Oral Interpretation

Dramatic Interpretation

Humorous Interpretation

Duo Interpretation


Original Oratory


Live Events Offered: 

Impromptu Speaking

Storytelling (Myths)

United States Extemporaneous (2020 Election, Social Justice, US Economy, ) 

International Extemporaneous (Climate Change, Covid-19, Human Rights) 

Novice/Varsity Lincoln-Douglas

Novice/Varsity Policy

Big Questions Debate

Novice/Varsity Public Forum Debate

Novice/Varsity Congress


Storytelling: Myths

Extemp Topics Posted Soon


Tournament Specifics:

Students may enter one debate event and as many asynchronous speech events as they want.

Students may enter only ONE debate event or storytelling and ONE Friday event (Impromptu, IX, USX) 

Divisions may be collapsed if necessary


Entry fees: $8/event. Duo/Partner Debate $16/team.


Please make checks payable to La Cueva Speech & Debate Booster Club and mail to:

7416 Tricia Rd NE

Alb., NM 87113