AMERICA’S CUP

 

16 TEAMS
GLOBAL FIELD
FAB JUDGES
1 FINAL

ONE 
AMERICA’S CUP
WINNER
 



A one-day tournament will be held. Sixteen teams from around the world have been chosen. They will debate in one seeding round, quarterfinals, semifinals and then a grand final round.  The winner will win the AMERICA’S CUP and will be asked to defend it the following year. All motions will be announced on Twitter.


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Invited Judges:

    Jessica Bullock, Vermont

    Tom Dionesotes, Vermont

    Alli Hamlin, Vermont

    Gavin Ilsley, UK

    Ciaran Lawlor, Ireland

    Rhydian Morgan, UK

    Sam Nelson, Cornell

    Mary Nugent, Cambridge

    David Register, Vermont

    John Sadek, Vermont

    Bojana Skrt, Ljubljana

    Alfred Snider, Vermont

    Kelly Welch, Portland State


Convener: David Register, University of Vermont

Chief Adjudicator: Alfred Snider, University of Vermont


PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE

THUR 31 MARCH 2011

8:30 AM - Roll Call at Huber House

9 AM - Seeding round

11:30 AM - Quarterfinals

1:30 PM - Lunch

3 PM - Semifinals

5 PM - Announcement of Finals

5-6:45 PM - Dinner Break

6:45 PM - Draw positions and motion announced

7 PM - Finals with audience


THE FIELD:
CLAREMONT
COLGATE
Colgate/hws
CORNELL
EDINBURGH
FORDHAM
HARVARD
HWS
 LAVERNE/LOYOLA
LOYOLA MARYMOUNT
PORTLAND STATE
SCOTLAND & IRELAND
ST. JOHN’S
VERMONT SS
VERMONT PI 
YALE

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