Sundance Open Invitational Online
2022 — NSDA Campus, UT/US
Welcome to the Sundance Open Invitational Online!
January 6-8, 2022
We will be offering a range of asynchronous events in order to get us started after the break and get some good feedback!
ALL EVENTS WILL BE ASYNCHRONOUS---
Pro/Con Challenge---Any current Debate Topic (Nov/Dec or January LD/PF/2021-22CX/BQ/Any legislation for Congress)
Prepared Extemp--Topics to be sent out Monday week of tournament, prepped, recorded and Uploaded by Wednesday night.
Prepared Impromptu---Topics to be sent out Monday week of tournament, prepped, recorded and uploaded by Wednesday night.
Declamation, Oratory, Interps, Informative, Storytelling, News Caster, Lip Sync, Poetry
Judging will occur starting Thursday Morning until Saturday afternoon.
Results sent out Saturday Evening
Pro/Con challenge allows debate students to read/deliver their cases and get feedback.
Each student will deliver their affirmative case (up to 6 min), and then they will deliver their Negative case/or deliver a rebutall/refutation (up to 4 min) to their affirmative case they just read.
Their Case may be on any of the current LD/PF/CX/BQ/Congress Topics.
As a judge you are looking for
Organization of argument
Use of relevent evidence to support claims
Logical analysis and reasoning to explain and connect evidence to claims
Clear argumentation to construct/defend each side of the argument
Delivery, articulation, inflection, body language, etc.
Here is a sample ballot for your reference