Happy Friday, NFLJ Community!

Happy Friday, NFLJ Community!

Hisashiburi desu! How have you all been? We know you all have been wondering when we would release information about this year’s competition. We are excited to share the good news with you all!
Today we would like to officially announce the 2017 Japan National Tournament! This tournament will be our third national competition and we hope you can join us for our largest competition of the year. As always, we will have a maximum capacity of 80 teams attending the competition and this year we have invited teams from NSDA China, NSDA Korea, NSDA Taiwan and Canada to debate in our tournament!
Tournament Overview:
Date: August 6th, 2017 (7:00 AM – 20:00 PM)
Location: Yamanashi Gakuin iCLA (Kofu, Yamanashi Prefecture)
Competition: Public Forum Debate
Preliminary Rounds: 4 rounds
Elimination Rounds: Quarterfinals, Semi-Finals, Finals
Topic: On balance, governments should guarantee a universal basic income for all taxpaying members of a society.
*This year we will not have an Original Oratory competition.
Please check out our homepage for more details about the competition. The registration period will open from May 1st and close on June 23rd. If you have any questions, contact us at info@nflj.org.
National Tournament URL Link (JP): http://nflj.org/competition/third_competition/
National Tournament URL Link (ENG): http://nflj.org/competion/third-competition/?lang=en
We look forward to seeing you all at this year’s competition in Yamanashi Prefecture!
-NFLJ Team
大変お待たせいたしました、ついにNFLJ第3回全国大会の開催が発表となりました。
今年は東京から場所を変え、富士山にほど近い、山梨のiCLA山梨学院大学国際リベラルアーツ学部の美しいキャンパスにて開催することとなりました。
開催概要
【日程】8月6日(日) 7時〜20時頃(予定)
【場所】山梨学院大学国際リベラルアーツ学部校舎(山梨県甲府市)
【種目】ディベート:Public Forum Debate(2対2の対戦ディベート)
ディベートトピック:
Resolved: On balance, governments should guarantee a universal basic income for all taxpaying members of a society.
※本年度全国大会ではスピーチ種目(Original Oratory)は行いません。
その他大会に関する詳しい情報は、NFLJのホームページでご確認ください。(http://nflj.org/competition/third_competition/
応募期間は5月1日(月)から6月23日(金)までとなっております。ぜひお早めにお申し込みください。
山梨にて皆様にお会いできますこと、楽しみにお待ちしております。
ご質問などありましたら、NFLJ事務局までお問い合わせください。
どうぞよろしくお願いいたします。