It is with great excitement that we announce the annual Muslim Youth Debate Tournament for 2021, sponsored by the MAFIQ Foundation.
The event will be virtual and will take place on Saturday July 10th and Sunday July 11th 2021 from 9am to 4pm, in shaa Allah.
Four preliminary rounds will take place on Saturday July 10th (two topics will be announced by the second week of June and two rounds will be impromptu). The semi-final and final rounds will take place on Sunday July 11th.
The debate format is parliamentary. Please visit our website for details regarding rules, format, evaluation, etc. (http://debate.mafiq.org).
Please review the Rules of the Road for virtual debate or you my watch the recording here (https://youtu.be/NR7G1QBrc-E).
You may review a workshop recording here (https://youtu.be/TsgZihsqBl4).
The tournament is open to teams of 3 students from communities, schools, and masaajid in the Washington D.C. metro area. Please note that no more than four teams per institution may register, regardless of the category (High/Middle School).
For details about parliamentray style debate rules, rubrics, and form and format, please visit our website @ http://debate.mafiq.org/?page_id=23.
The deadline for team registration is June 30, 2021!
For more information, please visit http://debate.mafiq.org. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, feel free to contact us at email@example.com.