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World Debating News
19 July 2005
The 2005 Austral Asian debating championships were held at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia.
Winner: Sydney 2 (Ivan Ah Sam, Brad Lancken, Patrick Meagher)
Finalist: Ateneo 1 (Charisse Borromeo, Leloy Claudio, Sharmila Parmanand)
Top Speaker: Ivan Ah Sam (Sydney 2)
Top Team on the Tab: Sydney 2 (Ivan Ah Sam, Brad Lancken, Patrick Meagher)
The 2006 Austral-Asians will be hosted by Victoria University of Wellington.
For more details Click here
17 July 2005
The 2005 South Africa National Debating Championships were hosted from 11-16 July 2005 at the University of KwaZulu-KwaZulu Natal Howard College campus.
Winner of EFL: Wits - James and David Fowkes.
Winner of ESL: Rhodes - Anele and Londa
Masters: Kalemba Seleti and Jared Licina
Public Speaking: Jared Licina
Mayors Cup: Dave Simonsz and Nick Friedman
The 2006 nationals will be hosted by Stellenbosch University
For more details visit http://www.ukzn.ac.za/debatingnationals/