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Singaporean debaters triumph at Bratislava Schools Debating Competition 2011

Written by wwaptekapCV on .

Anglo-Chinese Junior College (ACJC) sent two teams to take part in the international
Bratislava Schools Debating Competition (BSDC) 2011, held from 7-11 April 2011. The
competition, held in Bratislava, Slovakia, was conducted in the World Schools format.
Participants included debaters from the national teams of Slovakia and Romania, as well as teams from Germany, Turkey, Croatia, and Slovenia.

ACJC Team 2 was a semi-finalist while Team 1 triumphed over the National Debate Team of Slovakia in a 7-0 victory in the finals after a successive string of victories in the preliminary and breaking rounds of the competition. David Aw, Toh Ghee Wei, and Joshua Jesudason from ACJC Team 1 also took home the Top 3 Speaker prizes respectively.

The teams from ACJC comprised of the following debaters:

Team 1
Joshua Jesudason (Fairfield Methodist Secondary School