GUU Ancients

On the 2nd and 3rd of March 2012 Glasgow University Union (GUU) is hosting its annual Ancients Debating Competition.

Ancients is an open 2 day competition with 5 rounds of 7 minute speeches with a break to semi finals. The final will be held in the Union’s famous debating chamber. Before the final there will be a black tie two course dinner. After the final there will be a traditional Scottish ceilidh and buckets of Yakka.

The reg fees are £45 in advance for UK teams (£55 on the day) and £40 for non-UK teams.

Our CAs for this year's competition are Steve Nolan and Jason Vit.

Steven Nolan is a former winner of Glasgow Ancients. In other less impressive achievements, he has also broken at Worlds, finaled at Euros, and won several intervarsity and open debating competitions. Most recently, Steven was DCA at Euros in Galway Euros.

Jason Vit has won 14 competitions and has judged national finals in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales and Japan. He has also judged a host of IV finals and coached debating in more than a dozen countries. He is also an Ancients finalist