Central Novice 2019

The Queen’s University Debating Union was proud to host the Central Novice tournament for 2019. This British Parliamentary style tournament was geared to introducing novice debaters to university debate and debate in general. We loved hosting and welcoming all novice debaters of varying skills to their first university tournament.

Latest Updates

Central Novice 2019 was held from September 20-22. Thank you to everyone who helped run the tournament, especially the following volunteers:

Chief Adjudicators: Harar Hall and Navin Kariyawasam

Deputy Chief Adjudicators: Hui Wen Zheng, Allie McGowan, Saahir Bhunnoo and Emily Xu

Tournament Director: Brandon Groth

Assistant Tournament Director: Aidan O’Toole

Logistics Head: Rafi Matchen

Socials Head: Jubilee Lambie

Foods: Patrick Cowley

Tab Team: Brent Leung

Contact the Tournament Director

If you have any feedback for the tournament please contact our Central Novice Tournament Director Brandon Groth at centralnovice@queensdebatingunion.org.