Debate Academy 2020

Stamford Endowed Schools

Debate Academy is a friendly, immersive summer school for 14 to 18-year-olds. It offers top-quality coaching in debate to all ability levels, delivered by some of the best coaches and debaters in the world. Whether students have little or no experience or are getting ready for trials for their national debating team, Debate Academy has... Read more »

Torneo Nacional de Debate Online – Tornado 2020


El Torneo Nacional de Debate Online “TORNADO” es una instancia competitiva de debate en formato Parlametario Británico, organizado por la Sociedad de Debate de la Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María. El “TORNADO” tiene como objetivo principal potenciar la práctica del debate competitivo utilizando las plataformas de comunicación digital, como una forma de adaptarse al contexto... Read more »

Auckland Schools Debating: Grand Finals

Online Auckland

Based on feedback from teachers and host schools, all preliminary rounds of ASD will be taking place online. We intend to use the online debating platform Yaatly, an easy to use platform designed specifically for online debating. Students will be able to prepare and debate from their own home or they can debate from one location (e.g.... Read more »

ARGO Open 2020


Dear international debating friends This year ARGO Open will be taking place online!  We are delighted to announce Kallina Basli, from Greece, as our first Chief Adjudicator. When - between the 4th until the 8th of September Time zones We will be accepting teams from all timezones and we will adapt our schedule according to... Read more »

Debato 2020


Debato Debating - the art of persuading others to embrace your ideas - holds a special place in world history. Ancient governments would resort to debates to develop new public policies or solve daily skirmishes. Governance aside, the knack of powerfully articulating your ideas through the use of persuasive words, backed by substantial research is... Read more »

BDC Fempowerment 2020

Online (Discord)
Virtual Event Virtual Event

The pandemic disallowed us to host the 2nd edition of the circuit’s favorite tournament: BDC Shevolution, despite our best efforts. However, debate dreams and aspirations and our drive towards ensuring female empowerment and inclusiveness in the circuit will not halt. This time, we’re hosting the nations first ever online inter-school debate tournament for the girls... Read more »

Jersey Shore High School Debate Invitational 2020

Long Branch

  IMPORTANT NOTE: Novice Policy will only debate 3 rounds, on Saturday ONLY.  Novice Policy is reserved to students who are in their FIRST year of debate. It is incredibly important given that this tournament is so early in the season that we strictly enforce this expectation. If any student has participated in more than 2... Read more »



Torneo de debate escolar en español organizado por el Colegio Colombo Británico. Se realizará de forma virtual. Información en: [email protected]


Debate It Europe Online Tournament 2020


Join “DEBATE IT EUROPE”, an international online debate tournament about the future of Europe and EU national regions. REGISTRATION for teams of 3 is now open at this link: The registration deadline is Sunday, October 4, at 23:59 CET (UTC+1). WHO? | “DEBATE IT EUROPE” is for young people between 16–24 years who are... Read more »

EurOpen Online 2020


Dear global schools debating community! Greetings from Germany! We are happy to invite you to this year's EurOpen 2020 - not in Stuttgart, not in Hamburg, but online! The dates are: FRI 13th NOV - WED, 18th NOV 2020 We are still in the process of planning all the details but hope we can provide enough... Read more »