Team Overview for team SWAN ring to rule them all (Swansea University)

Speakers: Joe Hodson and Josh Symonds

Round 1

Motion: THW require all news media organisations to select and publicly state a political affiliation

Venue: -1.77 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentLIV All the girls say we're pretty fly in our bow ties (Liverpool)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)19th (1 points, 142 speaks)21st (5 points, 576 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWING Blue Kip (Swing Teams)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)7th (3 points, 151 speaks)18th (5 points, 589 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWAN Five Minutes of Pain (Swansea University)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)26th (0 points, 137 speaks)27th (2 points, 559 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN ring to rule them all (Swansea University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)12th (2 points, 147 speaks)23rd (4 points, 577 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Alex AnsuhLIV All the girls say we're pretty fly in our bow ties72
Joe HodsonSWAN ring to rule them all74
Josh SymondsSWAN ring to rule them all73
Katherine GibautSWAN Five Minutes of Pain68
Matt CullenSWING Blue Kip75
Megan ThomasSWAN Five Minutes of Pain69
Michael HughesSWING Blue Kip76
Ryan MarekLIV All the girls say we're pretty fly in our bow ties70

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistTomas MehdiECP (ECP)
PanelistJosh GreenWarwick (WAR)
PanelistDilyan KostovUniversity of Bristol (BRIS)

Round 2

Motion: THBT Western Liberal Democracies should drastically reallocate funds from development aid budgets to research into Neglected Tropical Diseases

Venue: -1.55 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentBATH to Victory (Bath University Debating Society)Second210th (2 points, 153 speaks)11th (4 points, 299 speaks)22nd (4 points, 590 speaks)
Opening OppositionEXE Existential Crisis (Exeter)First39th (2 points, 156 speaks)5th (5 points, 306 speaks)8th (8 points, 609 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWAN ring to rule them all (Swansea University)Third112th (2 points, 147 speaks)16th (3 points, 290 speaks)23rd (4 points, 577 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN Dream Team (Swansea University)Fourth017th (1 points, 147 speaks)23rd (1 points, 287 speaks)20th (5 points, 584 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Angus RomeSWAN Dream Team70
Anoushka Alexander-RoseEXE Existential Crisis75
Davis MusuugaBATH to Victory73
Hugh KocanSWAN Dream Team70
Joe HodsonSWAN ring to rule them all72
Josh SymondsSWAN ring to rule them all71
Megan MaunderEXE Existential Crisis75
Sam TickleBATH to Victory73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairDan BermanIndependant (IND)
PanelistCatrin RichardsLiverpool (LIV)
PanelistJames BestCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistGeorgie CrespiCardiff University (CARD)

Round 3

Motion: THBT the International Monetary Fund should require states in need of Bailouts to provide collateral (e.g. Mining rights, land, shares in privatised assets)

Venue: -1.55 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABER Win for Gin (Aberystwyth University)Fourth015th (3 points, 291 speaks)21st (3 points, 435 speaks)16th (6 points, 589 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN ring to rule them all (Swansea University)Third116th (3 points, 290 speaks)20th (4 points, 437 speaks)23rd (4 points, 577 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBATH of God (Bath University Debating Society)Second220th (2 points, 294 speaks)17th (4 points, 447 speaks)11th (7 points, 602 speaks)
Closing OppositionEXE Sexe On Fire (Exeter)First318th (3 points, 289 speaks)9th (6 points, 443 speaks)15th (6 points, 590 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Aaron ForwardBATH of God78
Bella RecordEXE Sexe On Fire78
Brad BainesBATH of God75
Harry Hirsch-BennionABER Win for Gin71
Jamie BarkerEXE Sexe On Fire76
Joe HodsonSWAN ring to rule them all72
Josh SymondsSWAN ring to rule them all75
Louise DoughtyABER Win for Gin73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairBen ShawGUU (GUU)
PanelistTomas MehdiECP (ECP)
PanelistCatrin RichardsLiverpool (LIV)
PanelistGeorgie CrespiCardiff University (CARD)

Round 4

Motion: THBT Norway should back off from oil drilling in the Arctic

Venue: -1.80 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentEXE Existential Crisis (Exeter)First310th (5 points, 462 speaks)8th (8 points, 609 speaks)8th (8 points, 609 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN ring to rule them all (Swansea University)Fourth020th (4 points, 437 speaks)23rd (4 points, 577 speaks)23rd (4 points, 577 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWING Low Sweet Chariot (Swing Teams)Second218th (4 points, 446 speaks)14th (6 points, 592 speaks)14th (6 points, 592 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWING Blue Kip (Swing Teams)Third116th (4 points, 448 speaks)18th (5 points, 589 speaks)18th (5 points, 589 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Anoushka Alexander-RoseEXE Existential Crisis73
Calan EskandarSWING Low Sweet Chariot73
Joe HodsonSWAN ring to rule them all70
Josh SymondsSWAN ring to rule them all70
Matt CullenSWING Blue Kip70
Megan MaunderEXE Existential Crisis74
Michael HughesSWING Blue Kip71
Raphael HillSWING Low Sweet Chariot73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairJessica YungIndependant (IND)
PanelistCrescent JicolBath University Debating Society (BATH)
PanelistTomas MehdiECP (ECP)
PanelistEd MasonCardiff University (CARD)