Team Overview for team WSDC Mathletes (WSDC)

Speakers: Ciara Berry and Rhys Steele

Round 1

Motion: THW prioritise the funding of grassroots over elite sports

Venue: M-Wallace Lecture Theatre (Main Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentWSDC Mathletes (WSDC)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)28th (0 points, 143 speaks)27th (4 points, 510 speaks)
Opening OppositionLIV EJ (University of Liverpool)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)19th (1 points, 147 speaks)25th (4 points, 572 speaks)
Closing GovernmentOX LH (Oxford Union)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)5th (3 points, 152 speaks)19th (5 points, 592 speaks)
Closing OppositionOX LW (Oxford Union)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)11th (2 points, 150 speaks)3rd (9 points, 628 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Alpha LeeOX LW74
Ciara BerryWSDC Mathletes71
Emilio ChiquitoLIV EJ74
John FaircloughLIV EJ73
Jon LoOX LH77
Nat WareOX LW76
Rhys SteeleWSDC Mathletes72
William HodgkinsOX LH75

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairToby AlmyBristol University (BRIS)
PanelistNicholas WeaverSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 2

Motion: THBT large Eurozone states should openly oppose Britain's attempts to renegotiate its duties and relationship with the EU

Venue: B1.40 (Bute Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening Government- Killer Clowns from Outer Space (Composite)Fourth029th (0 points, 139 speaks)31st (0 points, 275 speaks)26th (4 points, 564 speaks)
Opening Opposition- Hamburger University (Composite)First325th (0 points, 150 speaks)17th (3 points, 297 speaks)8th (8 points, 604 speaks)
Closing GovernmentWSDC Mathletes (WSDC)Second228th (0 points, 143 speaks)23rd (2 points, 288 speaks)27th (4 points, 510 speaks)
Closing Opposition- Brave New Team (Composite)Third132nd (0 points, 130 speaks)30th (1 points, 267 speaks)30th (3 points, 556 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam Chappel- Brave New Team64
Ciara BerryWSDC Mathletes72
Ed Mason- Brave New Team73
Georgia Turner- Killer Clowns from Outer Space68
Ignacio Zinser Staines- Killer Clowns from Outer Space68
James Watt- Hamburger University74
Nick Zervoudis- Hamburger University73
Rhys SteeleWSDC Mathletes73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairKayleigh BlackburnUnaffiliated (--)
PanelistNicholas WeaverSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistAlice MitchellUniversity of South Wales (USW)

Round 3

Motion: TH supports the televisation of trials

Venue: M-1.25 (Main Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening Government- All Praise Punjabi Strippers (Composite)First321st (2 points, 303 speaks)12th (5 points, 455 speaks)11th (7 points, 604 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN Expect nothing special (Swansea University)Third126th (2 points, 279 speaks)26th (3 points, 428 speaks)28th (3 points, 569 speaks)
Closing GovernmentLIV EJ (University of Liverpool)Second222nd (2 points, 290 speaks)20th (4 points, 440 speaks)25th (4 points, 572 speaks)
Closing OppositionWSDC Mathletes (WSDC)Fourth023rd (2 points, 288 speaks)27th (2 points, 436 speaks)27th (4 points, 510 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam Jivraj- All Praise Punjabi Strippers77
Chris Denman- All Praise Punjabi Strippers75
Ciara BerryWSDC Mathletes74
Emilio ChiquitoLIV EJ76
Ieuan SkinnerSWAN Expect nothing special75
John FaircloughLIV EJ74
Liam DoddSWAN Expect nothing special74
Rhys SteeleWSDC Mathletes74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairTommy PetoOxford Union (OX)
PanelistJohn HeathUniversity of Bath (BATH)

Round 4

Motion: THW make development aid contingent on recipient countries maintaining substantial redistributive taxes

Venue: M-Beverton Lecture Theatre (Main Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN Expect nothing special (Swansea University)Fourth026th (3 points, 428 speaks)28th (3 points, 569 speaks)28th (3 points, 569 speaks)
Opening OppositionWSDC Mathletes (WSDC)Second227th (2 points, 436 speaks)27th (4 points, 510 speaks)27th (4 points, 510 speaks)
Closing Government- Brave New Team (Composite)Third129th (2 points, 413 speaks)30th (3 points, 556 speaks)30th (3 points, 556 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN Mediocre at best (Swansea University)First325th (3 points, 439 speaks)17th (6 points, 590 speaks)17th (6 points, 590 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam Chappel- Brave New Team70
Ciara BerryWSDC Mathletes74
Ed Mason- Brave New Team73
Fred KirbySWAN Mediocre at best76
Ieuan SkinnerSWAN Expect nothing special71
Liam DoddSWAN Expect nothing special70
Rhys SteeleWSDC Mathletes0
Sam HarrisonSWAN Mediocre at best75

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAlice MitchellUniversity of South Wales (USW)
PanelistJohn HeathUniversity of Bath (BATH)