Update Contest Rulebook Rev. 8/2019

Warm Greetings to All Members of Toastmasters International District 102,

This is to communicate on the Rev.8/2019 update by Toastmasters International on Speech Contest Rulebook 2019-2020, Clause #5.2, 5.3, 5.4 (Page 9). The number of voting judges at Area/Division/District Contests are reverted to 2018-2019 version with immediate effect by Toastmasters International, in effect from July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020. Click here for the latest contest Rulebook.

District 102 Speech Contest Contest 2019-2020 Announcement is also updated to reflect the latest revision:

The District’s Decision on the number of contestants allowed to progress from the Club, Area and Division Humorous Speech Contest, Evaluation Contest, International Speech Contest and Table Topics Contest effective from 1st July 2019:

· Eight weeks prior to the Area contest, if an Area has four assigned Clubs or fewer in good standing, two contestants from each Club are allowed to compete in the Area contest.

· Should additional Clubs charter prior to the Area contest, two contestants from each club are permitted to compete.

· In Areas with five or more Clubs in good standing eight weeks prior to the contest, one contestant from each club is permitted to compete.

· In Divisions with four assigned Areas or less, the two highest-placed available contestants from each Area are allowed to compete at the Division contest.

· In Divisions with five or more assigned Areas, one contestant from each area is permitted to compete at the Division Contest.

All Divisions’ Humorous Speech, Evaluation, International Speech and Table Topics Contests are to be completed before 17 May 2020. District 102 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests (HSEC) will be held on Saturday, 6th June 2020; while District 102 International Speech and Table Topics Contests (ISTT) will be held on Sunday, 7th June 2020. They will be held at the Summit Hotel, Subang Jaya, in conjunction with the District 102 Annual Conference 5 – 7 June, 2020.

– The latest digital version of Toastmasters International’s Speech Contest Materials are available to be downloaded from Toastmasters International links as attached:

o Humorous Speech Contest Kit

o Evaluation Speech Contest Kit

o International Speech Contest Kit 

o Table Topics Contest Kit

Final call to all of you who are interested to learn more about Toastmasters Contests, especially contestants, judges, organizing teams & role-players, District 102 will organize Contest Expo on Saturday,14th September 2019 at T-Systems Malaysia, Cyberjaya. Time: 10am to 5pm.  Register here  by 11am, Wednesday 11th September 2019.

Next District 102 Workshop will be Parliamentary Procedure in Action Workshop to be conducted by Low Yat Seow, DTM, Past District 51 Governor 2005-2006 & Multiple Times District Parliamentarian. This will be held on Thursday, 17th October 2019, Time: 7.30pm to 10pm at Wisma IEM, Petaling Jaya. The flyer and registration link are as attached. Register here by Friday 11th October 2019.

现场体验比赛评分

您渴望成为一名比赛评审吗? 你有没有去参加过比赛,并想知道为什么你的“选择”没有赢? 你有没有想过身为参赛者的你会如何被评分?

在9月14日当天,我们将回答您的所有问题。 加入我们与经验丰富的评审,区域获奖者和演讲者:

– 探索如何进行比赛评分的幕后花絮
– 了解评分和评论之间的区别
– 掌握讲演会比赛的评分标准
– 体验模拟比赛,让你尝试成为评审!

这是总评审,评审,参赛者和每位会员 的工作坊。 我们到时候见! 🏆

仅剩下40个座位,在此登记报名:http://bit.ly/TLIexpo

Contest TLI EXPO_Mandarin

Contest Judging – Experience It Live!

Do you aspire to be a Toastmasters judge? Have you ever gone to a contest and wondered why your “selections” didn’t win? Have you ever wondered how you as a contestant is being judged?

On 14th September, we will answer all your questions. Join our experienced judges, district contest winners and speakers to:

– Explore behind-the-scenes of how judging is performed

– Learn the difference between judging and evaluating

– Mastering Toastmasters’ judging criteria

– Experience a mock contest wherein you will be the judge!

This is the workshop for chief judges, judges, contestants and every Toastmaster. See you there!

Only 40 seats are left, register HERE.

Contest expo 14.9.19

District 102 Speech Contests 2019-2020

Warm Greetings to All of You, Members of Toastmasters International District 102,

This is to communicate our District’s Decision on the number of contestants allowed to progress from the Club, Area and Division Humorous Speech Contest, Evaluation Contest, International Speech Contest and Table Topics Contest effective from 1st July 2019:

  • Eight weeks prior to the Area contest, if an Area has four assigned Clubs or fewer in good standing, two contestants from each Club are allowed to compete in the Area contest.
  • Should additional Clubs charter prior to the Area contest, two contestants from each club are permitted to compete. 
  • In Areas with five or more Clubs in good standing eight weeks prior to the contest, one contestant from each club is permitted to compete. 
  • In Divisions with four assigned Areas or less, the two highest-placed available contestants from each Area are allowed to compete at the Division contest.  
  • In Divisions with five or more assigned Areas, one contestant from each area is permitted to compete at the Division Contest.

All Divisions’ Humorous Speech, Evaluation, International Speech and Table Topics Contests are to be completed before 17 May 2020. District 102 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests will be held on Saturday, 6th June 2020; while District 102 International Speech and Table Topics Contests will be held on Sunday, 7th June 2020. All the District contests will be held at the Summit Hotel, Subang Jaya, in conjunction with the District 102 Annual Conference 5 – 7 June, 2020 – https://www.facebook.com/d102.ac2020/ 

Please comply with the 2019-2020 Speech Contest Rulebook, in effect from July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020, for speech contest rules of the Contests. The Speech Contest Rulebook and The Summary of Changes can be downloaded as below:

The latest digital version of Toastmasters International’s Speech Contest Materials are available to be downloaded from Toastmasters International links as below:

For all of you who are interested to learn more about Toastmasters Contests, especially contestants, judges, organizing teams & role-players, District 102 will organize Contest Expo on Saturday,14th September 2019 at T-Systems Malaysia, Cyberjaya. Time: 10am to 5pm.

Best wishes to all of you. Enjoy your Toastmasters journey!

Thank you and Warm Regards,

Lee Meng Tze, DTM
Program Quality Director,
District 102, Term 2019-2020
Toastmasters International
Tel: +6012 213 0588
Email: pqd@tmdistrict102.org

District 102 Contest Expo 2019/2020

Excited to deliver a winning contest speech? Want to deliver a powerhouse contest evaluation? Desire to improve your skills as a contest judge, organizing team or role-player?

Come join us at the District 102 Contest Expo on Saturday, 14 September 2019, 10am-5pm at T-Systems Cyberjaya!

Register at this registration link by 10 Sept 2019 – http://bit.ly/TLIexpo

Thank you. Look forward to welcoming you at the Contest Expo 😀

District 102 Contest Expo 2019/2020
District 102 Contest Expo 2019/2020