Team Overview for team ABER Fighting Mongooses (Aberystwyth University)

Speakers: Jack Jones and Arthur Rowlands

Round 1

Motion: THW introduce equal prize money for both mens and womens sports

Venue: Seminar Room 3 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWING When you're Winning (Swing Teams)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)2nd (3 points, 151 speaks)14th (4 points, 586 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings (Swansea University)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)13th (0 points, 146 speaks)16th (1 points, 575 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER Fighting Mongooses (Aberystwyth University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)6th (2 points, 150 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD Vampires (Cardiff University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)10th (1 points, 148 speaks)4th (8 points, 599 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Arthur RowlandsABER Fighting Mongooses76
Ciaran Caple-WilliamsSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings73
Ignacio Zinser StainesSWING When you're Winning75
Jack JonesABER Fighting Mongooses74
Joe HodsonSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings73
Niall BuntingSWING When you're Winning76
Sam OwainCARD Vampires75
Usman Mahmood BukhariCARD Vampires73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairOllie NewlanIndependent (-)
PanelistRebecca CowanUniversity of South Wales (USW)
PanelistSamuel Estobahn-Clive HarrisonSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 2

Motion: THBT the education system should teach students the positive value of questioning authority

Venue: Seminar Room 3 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN B (Swansea University)First35th (2 points, 151 speaks)2nd (5 points, 302 speaks)7th (7 points, 590 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWING Me right round (Swing Teams)Second27th (2 points, 148 speaks)6th (4 points, 296 speaks)2nd (9 points, 601 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER Creative Spark (Aberystwyth University)Third18th (2 points, 146 speaks)10th (3 points, 291 speaks)13th (5 points, 576 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER Fighting Mongooses (Aberystwyth University)Fourth06th (2 points, 150 speaks)12th (2 points, 291 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Aron McGillSWING Me right round73
Arthur RowlandsABER Fighting Mongooses70
Ed MasonSWING Me right round75
Folu KutiSWAN B76
Jack JonesABER Fighting Mongooses71
Joseph NicholsonABER Creative Spark72
Sara Amini AslSWAN B75
Yamina AlouiABER Creative Spark73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew GordonIndependent (-)
PanelistHenry AtkinsonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistChristian DenmanAberystwyth University (ABER)

Round 3

Motion: THW give more votes to areas with historically lower voter turnout and politicial engagement.

Venue: Seminar Room 3 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABER Fighting Mongooses (Aberystwyth University)Third112th (2 points, 291 speaks)14th (3 points, 436 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER Creative Spark (Aberystwyth University)Second210th (3 points, 291 speaks)7th (5 points, 440 speaks)13th (5 points, 576 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD Vampires (Cardiff University)First311th (2 points, 295 speaks)5th (5 points, 447 speaks)4th (8 points, 599 speaks)
Closing OppositionCOMP The Dream Team (Composite Team)Fourth07th (3 points, 301 speaks)13th (3 points, 445 speaks)11th (5 points, 591 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Arthur RowlandsABER Fighting Mongooses73
Jack JonesABER Fighting Mongooses72
James BestCOMP The Dream Team72
Joseph NicholsonABER Creative Spark75
Sam OwainCARD Vampires76
Usman Mahmood BukhariCARD Vampires76
Will BlanchardCOMP The Dream Team72
Yamina AlouiABER Creative Spark74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairOllie NewlanIndependent (-)
PanelistRebecca CowanUniversity of South Wales (USW)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 4

Motion: TH regrets the government prioritization of funding for the sciences at the expense of the humanities

Venue: Seminar Room 4 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings (Swansea University)Third116th (0 points, 433 speaks)16th (1 points, 575 speaks)16th (1 points, 575 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER Fighting Mongooses (Aberystwyth University)First314th (3 points, 436 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCOMP The Dream Team (Composite Team)Second213th (3 points, 445 speaks)11th (5 points, 591 speaks)11th (5 points, 591 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD Demons (Cardiff University)Fourth015th (2 points, 436 speaks)15th (2 points, 576 speaks)15th (2 points, 576 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Arthur RowlandsABER Fighting Mongooses73
Ciaran Caple-WilliamsSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings70
Jack JonesABER Fighting Mongooses76
James BestCOMP The Dream Team74
Joe HodsonSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings72
Kera FrostCARD Demons70
Matthew CullenCARD Demons70
Will BlanchardCOMP The Dream Team72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairChristian DenmanAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistHenry AtkinsonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistSamuel Estobahn-Clive HarrisonSwansea University (SWAN)