Are you interested in competitive debating? Do you want to see how you match up against debaters around the world? Capstone is proud to announce that we will be holding a selections process to choose students to be part of the Capstone Official Team and the Junior official team!
Capstone Official Team
The Capstone Official Team consists of the very best of high school debating in Hong Kong. Students in this team are given the opportunity and support to compete in prestigious tournaments across the globe. Open to students from G7 onwards!
Junior Official Team
Capstone will be introducing a Junior squad this term! The Junior squad will consist of students who are in Grade 7 and Grade 8. This team is designed to prepare the younger students to compete at an international level.
Advantages of joining the Official Team and the Junior Official Team
– Specialised training by some of the top 10 best speakers in the world
– Opportunity to participate in prestigious debate tournaments worldwide
– Subsidies provided for participation in selected tournaments
Who will be selecting?
Our in-house debate coaches as well as Debate world champions from Harvard University. Archie Hall and Daniel DeBois won the world championship early this year and will be joining us to evaluate the students.
Details of selection day are as follows:
Date: 26 August 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Location: Capstone Primary Center – 5/F, Lee Garden Six, 111 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay
Secondary Students with 13 years old or older and enrolled in a HK-based institution
Capstone students / debate students: Free of charge
*Students who withdrew in or after March 2018 will also be considered as Capstone students.
Non-Capstone students: HKD800
* Will be refunded if the student was offered a spot in the official team and enroll as a student in Capstone as a member of the official team
There will be limited spots available and reservation is on first-come, first served basis. All application must be accompanied by a debate CV/ description of the student’s debate experience (if any). An email will be sent to you to confirm your reservation. For more information please call +852 2893 6060 or email email@example.com.
We look forwarding to seeing you. Please click HERE for registration.