Laird Lewis

2023 — Charlotte, NC/US



In addition to the Sunday only extemporaneous debate, we will be hosting a Sunday only impromptu and interpretive event for competitors. Fees are reduced, and there is no judging requirement to cover. If you have interpretive students waiting for debate to finish, this is the event for them!

Speech and Congress events are Saturday only 11/11


Opening session. 8:30am

Session 1. 9:00am-11:30am

Session 2. 12:30pm-3:00pm

Finals Chamber. 4:00pm-6:30pm

Speech Events

Judge training. 8:15am

Round 1 9:00am

Round 2. 11:00am

Round 3. 1:00pm

Round 4. 3:00pm

Finals. 5:30pm

World Schools Debate Saturday only

Tutorial start & judge training. 8:15

Round 1 11:00am

Round 2. 1:00pm. Impromptu motion

Round 3 4:00pm

TOC Bid Debate Events

Saturday 11/11

Judge training. 8:15am

Round 1. 9:00am

Round 2. 11:00am

Round 3. 1:00pm

Round 4. 3:00pm

Round 5. 5:00pm

Sunday 11/12

Round 6 8:00am

Elim 1. 10:00am

Elim 2. 12:00pm

Elim 3. 2:00pm

Elim 4 3:00pm if needed

Extemporaneous debate will start at 9:30am and will be single elimination.