Team Overview for team SWING Blue Kip (Swing Teams)

Speakers: Michael Hughes and Matt Cullen

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: -1.56 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWING Blue Kip (Swing Teams)Fourth07th (3 points, 151 speaks)13th (3 points, 302 speaks)18th (5 points, 589 speaks)
Opening OppositionBRIS C (University of Bristol)Second211th (2 points, 152 speaks)7th (4 points, 312 speaks)3rd (10 points, 632 speaks)
Closing Government- R & D (Open Teams)Third13rd (3 points, 159 speaks)6th (4 points, 314 speaks)7th (8 points, 629 speaks)
Closing Opposition- Gaysian (Open Teams)First34th (3 points, 155 speaks)2nd (6 points, 316 speaks)2nd (10 points, 643 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Dafydd Foster Davies- R & D77
Joseph LimBRIS C80
Luke KoskyBRIS C80
Matt CullenSWING Blue Kip76
Matt Hankin- Gaysian81
Michael HughesSWING Blue Kip75
Rhys Steele- R & D78
Sarah Tay- Gaysian80

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairNick ZervoudisIndependant (IND)
PanelistAion FeehanECP (ECP)
PanelistEmma MeadowsCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistJoel RichardsonKings College London (KCL)

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: -1.79 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentECP Centrale (ECP)Fourth021st (2 points, 280 speaks)25th (2 points, 424 speaks)26th (2 points, 559 speaks)
Opening OppositionWAR B (Warwick)Second217th (3 points, 289 speaks)13th (5 points, 437 speaks)19th (5 points, 585 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWING Blue Kip (Swing Teams)Third113th (3 points, 302 speaks)16th (4 points, 448 speaks)18th (5 points, 589 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWING ing in the rain (Swing Teams)First312th (3 points, 305 speaks)8th (6 points, 454 speaks)10th (7 points, 604 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abena KusiWAR B76
Arthur RivoalECP Centrale73
Chiara AlessandriSWING ing in the rain75
Marta LlopisECP Centrale71
Matt CullenSWING Blue Kip73
Michael HughesSWING Blue Kip73
Sophie JohnstoneSWING ing in the rain74
Yu Shing HungWAR B72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairDan BermanIndependant (IND)
PanelistAnam ShaikhExeter (EXE)
PanelistTimothy EldonAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistSravyaIndependant (IND)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)

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)