The Meadows Tournament

2018 — NV/US

Entry and Fee Information

Entries must be made by Coaches or Administrators for schools. Student Accounts May Not enter the tournament. We have been forced to delete entries found to be made from student accounts.





In both divisions, there is an initial entry limit of Five (5) entries per school. Every year we have been able to accommodate additional entries.

We can accommodate up to approximately 54 teams and 76 LDers. We typically reach capacity early, so please register early.

Lunch on Friday and dinner on Saturday will be included.





Judge Requirements:


In policy, one judge can cover up to two teams. In LD, one judge can cover up to three entries


As our tournament attempts to provide national circuit level competition, we ask that all judges be have national experience and be qualified in their event, subject to our approval. Please do not make us ask you to replace your judge.


If you wish to have a judge in one division cover an entry in another division, please contact us.


All Judges will be required to have a judging philosophy sheet available on If you have not migrated your philosophy from the wiki to Tabroom, you MUST enter one on Tabroom to judge at the tournament.


A limited number of hired judges will be available for $300 each. Please contact us at by Sept 21 if you need to hire judges. Hired judges are first come/first served – we have not always been able to fulfill late requests.


All judges are committed one round beyond their school’s elimination.





Fees will be $100 for a Policy Team

Fees will be $50 an LD Competitor


There are No extra Late, Drop, Hotel or School fees or Nuisance Fines added on.


Please make checks payable to The Meadows School, NOT to Tim Alderete or Malcolm Gordon.


You may send checks to Tim Alderete, Meadows Debate, 8601 Scholar Lane, Las Vegas NV, 89128. Or you may bring entry fees to registration.