Triple Two Tournament

2021 — NSDA Campus, VA/US

The Richmond Region Speech and Debate Initiative (RRSDI) is elated to host another FREE high school virtual event.  As an overview, the schedule will run from 6:00pm-8:00pm with registration beginning at 5:30pm.  We will be utilizing Zoom for all things check-in and tech support. Tabroom will be used for registration, schematics, and rooms via NSDA Campus. All pertinent information will be posted on the tabroom main page as a reference point. If not found, feel free to e-mail Zach Perry at zach.perry@richmond.edu for any and all questions. Given that this will be a simple scrimmage, there will not be an awards ceremony. We ask that each team fulfill one judge per four entries for each type of event (speech, debate, or congress).

 

Judges, please be sure to fill out your paradigms before the tournament starts!

 

Things of note for this tournament:

 

Debate:

 

We will be debating the March topic for both LD and Public Forum. Please keep this in mind as you prepare your cases. 

 

Speech:

 

Impromptu and Extemp general topic overviews will be posted a week prior to the tournament. Both are allowed a notecard to use for reference during the event.

 

Prepared and interp events: we will be following VHSL guidelines. 

 

Congress: 

 

Here is the list of topics for each committee for the docket:

 

Domestic
1. Forest Management
2. Policing Alternatives

International
1. Armenia
2. U.S./Peruvian relations

Economic
1. Debt Collection Agencies
2. Small Business Relief

Virginia
1. Child Care/Daycare
2. Freedom Information Act

 

Legislation must be e-mailed to zach.perry@richmond.edu no later than Friday, Febraury 13th @ 11pm. The format must follow that of VHSL topic guidelines (DIEV) and formatted in a word (.docx) document.