Format

Each round will involve two teams of two people each. One team will be assigned to affirm the topic. The other will be assigned to negate the topic.

The Affirmative team will speak first. Each team will present three six minute speeches. Each six minute speech will be followed by a four minute cross examination by the opposing team.

1st Affirmative Speech(followed by 4 minute cross examination)

1st Negative Speech (followed by 4 minute cross examination)

2nd Affirmative Speech (followed by 4 minute cross examination)

2nd Negative Speech (followed by 4 minute cross examination)

2 Minutes Preparation Time

Closing Affirmative Rebuttal – 6 minutes

2 Minutes Preparation Time

Closing Negative Rebuttal – 6 minutes