A hot contest!
There were 4 contestants, each of whom gave an excellent evaluation. Only two could be selected to represent us in the Area W21 Contest to be hosted by Gateway on Tuesday, March 10.
Our four contestants were, in speaking order,
And the winners were
Neville & Lee
Toastmaster for the night was Glenis Nicholas
Contest Chair was President Heljo Cameron
Chief Judge was David Nicholas who presented the Judging Workshop
The Judges were all our members, but not the contestants of course
The Usher was Colin Dwyer
The Timer was Gail Jenkins
The Tally Counter was Ty Brydon
The Test Speaker was Raf Cammarano from Canning Vale.
Raf’s title was “The Essence of Simplicity”.
He had three main points
- Find the core of the message
Make the most of the first sentence – the core
Use metaphors and analogies to engage audience emotion
We had 4 Visitors and two of them took part in the Table Topics presented by Peter Law.
Next Week is the International Contest.
Again, we have a hot contest, with five contestants this time
Mark Hamilton, Colin Dwyer, Heljo Cameron, Lee Syminton and Neville Simmons.
Members, come and enjoy the contest as you hone your judging skills.
Visitors are very welcome. You wont be disappointed with the fun we have and the skill our contestants display.