The 1st Patriot Mini Classic hosted by Thomas s Wootton HS
Welcome to the first Patriot Mini Classic hosted on December 13, 2020. We are so excited to have you! The tournament will be run from this Tabroom website but communication and competition will primarily be through discord.
This tournament is open to novices/ first year debaters only! Novice debaters are students with less than two years experience in debate who have either a) never competed in Varsity or b) have not cleared to elim rounds at JV tournaments.
We hope to see you there! Shoot us message in the discord with any questions, concerns, or suggestions. Or if you would prefer, email the contacts listed on this Tournament's dashboard.
Location: Patriot Mini Classic Server @ https://discord.gg/uSR9VDm2xa
Judging: Judges will be High School or College Students with more than 2 years of debate experience. No hiring is allowed. Teams will need 1 judge for every entries!
Topic: NSDA/MoCo November-December Topic; Resolved: The United States should adopt a declaratory policy of No-First Use.
All times are in EST!
Note: We will be using NSDA pilot rules of 3 minute Prep Time and 3 minute summaries during rounds. Judges must disclose in all prelim rounds however panel disclosure is optional in elimination rounds.