Team Overview for team SWING Miriam + Huldah (Swing Teams)

Speakers: Miriam Sugden and Huldah Knox-Thomas

Round 1

Motion: THW officially recognise Scientology as a religion

Venue: South Room 1 (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWING Miriam + Huldah (Swing Teams)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)20th (1 points, 137 speaks)20th (5 points, 562 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWING Adam + Niall (Swing Teams)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)27th (0 points, 133 speaks)26th (3 points, 556 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWAN #DefendRaja (Swansea University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)14th (2 points, 138 speaks)15th (6 points, 578 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWING Kyle + Dan (Swing Teams)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)7th (3 points, 142 speaks)19th (5 points, 570 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam ChappleSWING Adam + Niall63
Ben FalknerSWAN #DefendRaja68
Dan BlackburnSWING Kyle + Dan73
Huldah Knox-ThomasSWING Miriam + Huldah67
Kyle ParkSWING Kyle + Dan69
Lachlan SwainSWAN #DefendRaja70
Miriam SugdenSWING Miriam + Huldah70
Niall BuntingSWING Adam + Niall70

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairToby AlmyBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistLamia LoukilUniversity of Warwick (WARWICK)
PanelistDom CottrellUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistChristian DenmanUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 2

Motion: TH regrets the popularisation and commercialisation of counter-cultural or oppositional sub-genres of music (e.g Gangsta Rap or Punk music)

Venue: History Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCOMP Warcards (Composite Teams)First322nd (0 points, 147 speaks)11th (3 points, 308 speaks)14th (6 points, 598 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWING Miriam + Huldah (Swing Teams)Second220th (1 points, 137 speaks)18th (3 points, 286 speaks)20th (5 points, 562 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWAN Seriously though, Free Justin Bieber (Swansea University)Third122nd (0 points, 147 speaks)24th (1 points, 295 speaks)17th (5 points, 585 speaks)
Closing OppositionCOMP 2gen (Composite Teams)Fourth021st (1 points, 132 speaks)26th (1 points, 265 speaks)24th (4 points, 541 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abi PalmerCOMP Warcards81
Huldah Knox-ThomasSWING Miriam + Huldah74
Jane TurnerCOMP 2gen63
Miriam SugdenSWING Miriam + Huldah75
Rachel WarrenCOMP Warcards80
Rebecca HindhaughCOMP 2gen70
Rhydian MorrisSWAN Seriously though, Free Justin Bieber73
Richard von GladwellSWAN Seriously though, Free Justin Bieber75

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairOllie NewlanUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistIgnacio Zinser StainesUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistMark EasthamUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistTom TrevsUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 3

Motion: Upon the creation of strong AI, THW hardwire AI units with an unassailable and unalterable moral code

Venue: Welsh Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWING Kyle + Dan (Swing Teams)Second216th (3 points, 290 speaks)13th (5 points, 430 speaks)19th (5 points, 570 speaks)
Opening OppositionBHAM Thomas (University of Birmingham)First310th (3 points, 314 speaks)6th (6 points, 472 speaks)8th (7 points, 627 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWING Miriam + Huldah (Swing Teams)Fourth018th (3 points, 286 speaks)22nd (3 points, 419 speaks)20th (5 points, 562 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD On time, honest (Cardiff University)Third120th (2 points, 290 speaks)21st (3 points, 427 speaks)22nd (4 points, 570 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Dan BlackburnSWING Kyle + Dan69
Egle GradeckaiteCARD On time, honest68
Huldah Knox-ThomasSWING Miriam + Huldah67
James BowkerBHAM Thomas79
Jamie BatchelorBHAM Thomas79
Kyle ParkSWING Kyle + Dan71
Miriam SugdenSWING Miriam + Huldah66
Sally MannanCARD On time, honest69

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAlice Coombes-HuntleyBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistSam ShepherdSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistIgnacio Zinser StainesUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistAndrew GordonUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 4

Motion: In all western liberal democracies, This House Would ban gay conversion therapy

Venue: South Room 5 (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWING Clare + Ethan (Swing Teams)First320th (3 points, 427 speaks)16th (6 points, 573 speaks)16th (6 points, 573 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWING Miriam + Huldah (Swing Teams)Second222nd (3 points, 419 speaks)20th (5 points, 562 speaks)20th (5 points, 562 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWING Stacey + Priya (Swing Teams)Fourth023rd (3 points, 410 speaks)27th (3 points, 548 speaks)27th (3 points, 548 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD A (Cardiff University)Third124th (3 points, 409 speaks)23rd (4 points, 551 speaks)23rd (4 points, 551 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
ClareSWING Clare + Ethan74
EthanSWING Clare + Ethan72
Henry AtkinsonCARD A71
Huldah Knox-ThomasSWING Miriam + Huldah72
Miriam SugdenSWING Miriam + Huldah71
PriyaSWING Stacey + Priya69
Sravya BathulaCARD A71
StaceySWING Stacey + Priya69

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairTallis WardUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistGemma TuckwoodSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistSimon Sardeson-CoeUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistHayley MylesUnaffiliated (N/A)