ADA Fall Championship

2023 — Winston-Salem, NC/US

ADA Fall Championship – 2023

Awards Ceremony Slides

Basic Info

ADA Fall Championship will be November 11-13, 2023.

ADA Fall Championship is a hybrid tournament offering JV and Novice divisions. 6 prelims + breaking half the field up to double octafinals.

In person debates will be at Wake Forest on Saturday & Sunday and at the Benton Convention Center downtown on Monday (same as The Shirley).

Online/hybrid debates will be using the ADA.Classrooms.Cloud platform.


Tournament operates in the Eastern time zone.

Preliminary schedule can be found here.

*Please note that the schedule mirrors the Shirley on Saturday & Sunday so those on campus can enjoy the hospitality. On Monday, elim #3 will start at the same time as the Shirley, but we will put the next elimination round parings out ASAP after the last ballot is in for the remaining elimination round.


Wake Forest is providing hospitality for the tournament and is collecting all fees for this tournament:

Fees can be paid here.

Tournament fees are $100 per person who are in person, $150 for teams online and a $40 per team fee to cover costs. They can accept credit cards for registration fees. You can pay your fees online.

New, emerging programs, or anyone else that does not have a budget and would otherwise have to pay out of pocket please contact Justin Green - wakedb8 AT gmail - who is confident they can arrange fee waivers or fee reductions.


David Cram Helwich, Minnesota, & Patrick Waldinger, Miami, will run the tab with assistance from members of the ADA Executive Committee.


There is a Wake football game and a soccer tournament that weekend so please get your rooms ASAP. There is no tournament hotel.

Please see Wake's Shirley page for some hotel options: