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University of Western Ontario High School Tournament 2017

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University of Western Ontario High School Tournament 2017

OSDU Members, Debaters and Coaches, 

The OSDU Board has received the following information an upcoming NON-OSDU EVENT debate tournament: 

"Dear Debaters, Coaches and Judges,

On behalf of the UWO Debate Society, I am very pleased to invite you to the 2017 UWO Debate Society’s High School Tournament. Held at the University of Western Ontario from Friday October 6th to Saturday, October 7th.

Included in this invitation package are the tournament information, schedule and registration form. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact me at


Ethan Curry
Tournament Director


2017 UWO High School Tournament Information


Friday October 6th – Saturday October 7th

University of Western Ontario
1151 Richmond St, London, ON
N6A 3K7

GA Room TBD*

Each school may send 7 teams of two debaters.

All five rounds of debate will be in British Parliamentary Debate Style.

Please register your teams (with a $120 payment) by September 23rd. Registration will be on a first come-first serve basis to fill our tournament team cap so it is recommended to register as soon as possible.

$120 per two-person team. Cheques should be made out to:  

UWO Debate Society
1548 Richmond St. Unit 8
N6G 4W7
London, Ontario

Coaches are responsible for arranging accommodations for themselves and their teams.

Suggested hotels:

Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites London
374 Dundas Street


636 York Street


We will provide dinner on Friday and breakfast and lunch on Saturday.

Free parking is located beside the Ivey Building along Western Rd and Burnlea Walk.


Tournament Schedule

Friday October 6th

4:00 PM    Registration Opens
5:00 PM    Registration Closes
5:15 PM     Welcome Ceremony Dinner, Debater Briefing
6:00 PM    Round 1 Pairings Announced

6:15 PM     Round 1

7:15 PM     Round 2 Pairings Announced

7:30 PM    Round 2

Saturday October 7th

8:30 AM     Breakfast/Sign-In
9:20 AM     Round 3 Pairings Announced

9:35 AM      Round 3

10:35 AM    Round 4 Pairings Announced

10:50 AM    Round 4

11:50 AM     Lunch
1:00 PM      Round 5 (Hidden Quarterfinals) Pairings Announced

1:15 PM       Round 5

2:15 PM      Semi Finals Break Announced

2:30 PM     Semi Finals

3:40 PM     Finals Break Announced

4:00 PM     Finals

5:00 PM     Award Ceremony

Break to will proceed directly to semis as listed unless otherwise needed*"


FILES: Invitation to UWO High School Tournament 2017