The Russell McVeagh New Zealand Schools Debating team leaves tomorrow for Turkey for the 2013 World Schools’ Debating Champs. The team is training in Istanbul for a week before going onto Antalya for the tournament.
Accompanying James, Thomas, Ed and Ashley are coaches Clodagh and Udayan along with New Zealand judges Richard D’Ath, Daniel Wilson, Duncan McLachlan and Claire Ryan.
Debating starts on January 29. Results will be posted here as they come to hand. For more up to the minute news the team will be tweeting from @nzsdc