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Event Descriptions

Click the title of a speech event to find an overview: description, rules, ballots and script submission forms.

  

Click on the a YSG level to learn which events can be used to practice the speeches in that level.

  

Additional information is found at Script Submission Helps  and What's New in 2017.

 

Genre YSG 1 YSG 2 YSG 3 Guild
  Limited Prep  Impromptu 

 

  Radio Broadcasting


    Interview 
  Platform

  Platform

 

  Informative


  Persuasive


  Computer-Assisted Presentation  

 

  Public Advocacy

   Interpretation  

  Storytelling  

  Literary    

  Interpretation  

 

  Duo  

  Interpretation

   

  Thematic Religious Reading


  Cultural Storytelling


  Original Adaptation

 

 

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All speaker must be a Chapter member in good standing between 11 - 18 years unless otherwise noted.

 

 

YSG 1

 

YSG 1 Presentations with corresponding Tournament Events

  • Hello My Name Is - Platform
  • Activity #1 - Impromptu
  • Favorite Bible Verse - Platform
  • Storytelling - Storytelling

NOTE: YSG 1 presentations may be used in YSG 2 events if speakers have just completed YSG 1 and they adhere to the rules and requirements of that YSG 2 event. Check individual speech Overviews for specific information.

 

 

YSG 2

 

Eligibility:

  • Completed YSG 1 by tournament
  • YSG 2 speakers may NOT participate in YSG 1 events.

YSG 2 Presentations - Tournament Events

  • To Teach - Informative Speaking
  • To Persuade - Persuasive
  • To Delight - Literary Interpretation, Duo Interpretation

NOTE: YSG 1 presentations may be used in YSG 2 events if speakers have just completed YSG 1 and they adhere to the rules and requirements of that event. Check individual speech Overviews for specific information.

 

YSG 3

 

Eligibility:

  • Completed YSG 2 by tournament
  • YSG 3 speakers may also participate in YSG 2 events.

YSG 3 Presentations - Tournament Events

  • For Such a Time as This - Informative Speaking, Persuasive, Computer-Assisted Presentation
  • To Know Wisdom - Informative Speaking, Persuasive, Computer-Assisted Presentation, Thematic Religious Reading, Duo Interpretation, Literary Interpretation, Cultural Storytelling

 

Guild 

 

Eligibility:

  • 13 - 18 years old
  • Presented Speech #10 and applied for the Young Speakers Guild
  • Guild speakers may also participate in YSG 2 and 3 events

 

Student Evaluator

 

Student Evaluators provide written critique to students participating in YSG 1 events. May not participate in YSG 1 events. See eligibility: Student Evaluator

 

ICCFS Young Speakers Guild Award

 

This is the highest level of recognition at ICCFS Tournaments and is awarded to eligible Young Speakers Guild Inductees.

 

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