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Virtual Event | Asia Schools Open (Format BP, 13-17 Years)

Virtual Event | Asia Schools Open (Format BP, 13-17 Years)

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Asia Schools Open Pre-University Debate Championships, commonly referred to as the Asia Schools or simple ASO, is the region’s showpiece preuniversity competition and is one of the major honours of the debating season for those under 18 and currently enrolled in a pre-university institution.

Tournament Format

British Parliamentary Format

Tournament Dates

27-28 August 2022
08:00-18:00 (GMT+8, Singapore)

Workshop Date

20 August 2022
09:00-12:00

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  • Language and Format

    English
    British Parliamentary Format

  • Event Type

    100% virtual

  • Tournament Eligibility

    13-17 years old
    Asia, Australia, New Zealand

  • Tournament Dates

    27-28 August 2022
    08:00-18:00
    GMT+8, Singapore

  • Break Categories

    Open Break
    16-and-Under Break
    14-and-Under Break

  • Workshop Dates

    20 August 2022
    09:00-12:00
    GMT+8, Singapore

  • About Trainee Judges

    Debaters who want to learn more about the adjudication aspect of debate may apply as trainee judges for this event. Trainee judges will learn how to adjudicate debate rounds, score speeches, and how to properly deliver a verdict.

    DISCLAIMER: adjudications and verdicts made by trainee judges DO NOT, in any way, affect the results of the round.

  • Round 1

    During this round, trainee judges will be taught how to analyze a debate and dissect the arguments forwarded by the speakers.

  • Round 2

    During this round, trainee judges will learn how the scoring structure of a debate and will be taught how to properly score speeches.

  • Round 3

    Judge Test
    Trainee judges will deliver an oral adjudication and be evaluated by the quality of their performance.

  • Round 4

    During this round, trainee judges will learn the structure of giving feedbacks and how to properly deliver an oral adjudication.

  • Round 5

    Judge Test
    Trainee judges will deliver an oral adjudication and be evaluated by the quality of their performance.

  • Outrounds

    After the outrounds, trainee judges will have the opportunity to discuss and commentate on the debate with EduDrift debate specialists.