YG Elem and MS Online Congress and Elem Speech Tournament

2023 — NSDA Campus, CA/US

2023 Fall Online Elementary (4-5th grade) and Middle School (6-8th grade)
Congressional Debate & Elementary (2-3rd grade)Speech Tournament

Held on NSDA Campus

Sunday, November 5, 2023 • 9:00am to 3:00pm

Young Genius Association is excited to host their annual Congressional Debate tournament for Elementary and Middle School students. We are one of few organizations that coordinate tournaments for younger competitors, and we invite all Congressional Debaters in the 4th through 8th grades to compete in Congressional Debate and 2-3rd grade students to compete in Speech.

Elementary and Middle School students will compete in different divisions.

Elementary School students (2nd through 3rd grade): How-To Speech. Please see "Events and Divisions" for more information about the event.


Elementary School Speech (How-To Speech) - 2-3rd grade

Elementary School Congress - 4-5th grade

Middle School Congress - 6-8th grade


Tournament Schedule (PST)

8:00 - 9:00 AM • Mandatory Judge Check-In/Training
9:00 - 9:15 AM • Tournament Welcome
9:30 - 10:45 AM • Round 1 for all levels of Congress + Elementary Speech
10:45 - 11:00 AM • Break
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM • Round 2 for all levels of Congress + Elementary Speech
12:15 - 12:45 PM • Lunch Break
12:45 - 2:00 PM • Round 3 for all levels of Congress + Elementary Speech
2:00 - 2:30 PM • Break
2:30 PM • Awards Ceremony

(Note: all times above are listed in Pacific Daylight Time).

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact info@bayareadebate.com.