CFL Novice Debate Washington
- Second-flight debaters must go to the rooms listed on the postings and be ready to debate as soon as the first flight finishes.
- This is a tentative schedule. Rounds may be pushed up if it becomes possible to run the tournament ahead of schedule, and may be delayed if there are unforeseen difficulties.
7:30AM - 8:00AM -- Official Chaperone Check-In and Registration (schools not checked in by 8:15AM by the legal chaperone will be dropped)
7:30 - 8:00 -- Judge Check-In (schools without all judges checked in by 8:15AM risk league penalties including but not limited to dropping entries)
8:15 - 8:30 -- Judging Instructions
LD (double-flighted), PF (double-flighted), Policy (single-flighted), Parli (single-flighted)
8:30 - Round 1 Pairings and Ballots Released
8:40 - Round 1 parli resolution announced
8:45 - Round 1 must start in LD, PF, policy. Both Ld and PF flights must arrive at the room by this time.
9:00 - Round 1 Parli begins
10:55 - Round 2 Pairings and Ballots Released
11:00 - Round 2 parli resolution announced
11:00 - Round 2 must start in LD, PF, policy. Both Ld and PF flights must arrive at the room by this time.
11:20 - Round 2 Parli Starts
12:30 - 1:30pm - Lunch Break. DEBATERS MUST GET LUNCH DURING THIER OFF FLIGHT. Students, judges, and coaches must remain on campus.
1:40 - Round 3 Pairings and Ballots Released
1:50 - Round 3 parli resolution announced
1:55 - Round 3 must start in LD, PF, policy. Both Ld and PF flights must arrive at the room by this time.
2:10 - Round 3 Parli begins
4:30 -5:00 Awards
LD: September/October – Resolved: In the United States, national service ought to be compulsory.
PF: Resolved: The United States should require universal background checks for all gun sales and transfers of ownership.