Team Overview for team ABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland (Aberystwyth)

Speakers: Andrew Gordon and Karolien Michiels

Round 1

Motion: THB that US media should not report any details about school shootings beyond the fact that they happened.

Venue: 6.207 (UP)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSHEFFIELD Gunther (Sheffield)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)16th (2 points, 154 speaks)13th (8 points, 613 speaks)
Opening OppositionABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland (Aberystwyth)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)1st (3 points, 161 speaks)2nd (10 points, 638 speaks)
Closing GovernmentNORTHAMPTON A (Northampton)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)55th (0 points, 136 speaks)53rd (2 points, 559 speaks)
Closing OppositionMDU Swing B (Manchester)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)31st (1 points, 149 speaks)23rd (7 points, 593 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Andrew GordonABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland80
Conor HillNORTHAMPTON A64
Jack MellishMDU Swing B77
Karolien MichielsABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland81
Laura ScottSHEFFIELD Gunther75
Manavi PereraNORTHAMPTON A72
Max EvansSHEFFIELD Gunther79
Ria BasuMDU Swing B72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew FordIndependent (INDEPENDENT)
PanelistOllie HamletDurham (DURHAM)

Round 2

Motion: THBT all international peacekeeping operations in Africa should be carried out solely by African troops

Venue: 5.211 (UP)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentWARWICK Talk Shit, Get Hit (Warwick)Second24th (3 points, 157 speaks)5th (5 points, 313 speaks)6th (9 points, 630 speaks)
Opening OppositionLANCASTER Summer of 69s (Lancaster)Fourth09th (3 points, 155 speaks)23rd (3 points, 305 speaks)10th (8 points, 615 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland (Aberystwyth)First31st (3 points, 161 speaks)1st (6 points, 319 speaks)2nd (10 points, 638 speaks)
Closing OppositionLIVERPOOL MB (Liverpool)Third14th (3 points, 157 speaks)13th (4 points, 309 speaks)15th (7 points, 622 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Andrew GordonABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland78
George BainbridgeWARWICK Talk Shit, Get Hit77
James WoodWARWICK Talk Shit, Get Hit79
Karolien MichielsABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland80
Luke ParchmentLANCASTER Summer of 69s75
Matt OldhamLANCASTER Summer of 69s75
Natalie BurlesLIVERPOOL MB76
Nissim MassaranoLIVERPOOL MB76

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairMichael BartonIndependent (INDEPENDENT)
PanelistLaura SearsManchester (MDU)
PanelistJames LaurensonIndependent (INDEPENDENT)

Round 3

Motion: TH supports menstrual activism

Venue: 5.207 (UP)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland (Aberystwyth)Third11st (6 points, 319 speaks)4th (7 points, 476 speaks)2nd (10 points, 638 speaks)
Opening OppositionSTRATHCLYDE GD (Strathclyde)Second22nd (6 points, 317 speaks)2nd (8 points, 475 speaks)4th (10 points, 634 speaks)
Closing GovernmentDURHAM MM (Durham)Fourth09th (5 points, 308 speaks)18th (5 points, 462 speaks)10th (8 points, 615 speaks)
Closing OppositionSHEFFIELD 's Men Double Luge (Sheffield)First33rd (6 points, 312 speaks)1st (9 points, 477 speaks)1st (12 points, 642 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam HawksbeeSHEFFIELD 's Men Double Luge86
Andrew GordonABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland80
Gavin CorrSTRATHCLYDE GD77
Joe DyerSTRATHCLYDE GD81
Joe MayesDURHAM MM78
Karolien MichielsABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland77
Kit MercerDURHAM MM76
Matthew WilmoreSHEFFIELD 's Men Double Luge79

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairImogen ParkesIndependent (INDEPENDENT)
PanelistDavid BenderHull (HULL)
PanelistJames Callum JohnsonManchester (MDU)
PanelistWilliam DuffieldLSE (LSE)

Round 4

Motion: THW ban holocaust denial

Venue: 6.212 (UP)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentLIVERPOOL FC (Liverpool)Fourth08th (7 points, 460 speaks)17th (7 points, 609 speaks)17th (7 points, 609 speaks)
Opening OppositionSHEFFIELD Gunther (Sheffield)Second215th (6 points, 455 speaks)13th (8 points, 613 speaks)13th (8 points, 613 speaks)
Closing GovernmentMDU Swing C (Manchester)Third113th (6 points, 457 speaks)16th (7 points, 611 speaks)16th (7 points, 611 speaks)
Closing OppositionABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland (Aberystwyth)First34th (7 points, 476 speaks)2nd (10 points, 638 speaks)2nd (10 points, 638 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Alistair CraigLIVERPOOL FC74
Andrew GordonABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland78
Declan LeahyMDU Swing C78
Elle FlemingLIVERPOOL FC75
Karolien MichielsABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland84
Katie MoretonMDU Swing C76
Laura ScottSHEFFIELD Gunther79
Max EvansSHEFFIELD Gunther79

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairImogen ParkesIndependent (INDEPENDENT)
PanelistJure HederihOxford Union (OXFORD UNION)
PanelistNicholas CalamaroLancaster (LANCASTER)
PanelistAndrew McDiarmidStrathclyde (STRATHCLYDE)