September 15: Table Topics & Tall Tales Contest

Beachcombers Advanced Toastmasters Fall Contests 2017

Twice a year, Toastmasters around the world get competitive. For 2017, Beachcombers Advanced Toastmasters Club will hold their fall contest on Friday, September 17 at 6 pm at Sita’s Spag & Suds. This is in lieu of our regularly scheduled meeting.

The Fall Contest, determined by District 96 leaders, will be the Tall Tales and Table Topics contests.

Eligibility: Anyone who is a member in good standing of Beachcombers Advanced Toastmasters club (their dues are paid up) and they maintain a good standing throughout the competition. There is no minimum speech requirement for either contest.

Tall Tales Contest Rules (summary, please see Rulebook for complete details):

  • 3-5 minute speech
  • Subject matter selected and written by the contestant
  • Must include exaggeration, be highly improbable
  • Must contain a theme/plot

Table Topics Rules (summary, please see Rulebook for complete details):

  • 1-2 minute impromptu speech
  • All contestants answer the same question
  • No special knowledge needed

To participate as a contestant or assist by filling a role, please contact our VP of Education, Dawn Miller.

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