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PLC Sydney Speakers to Lead the Australian Team



issue0617-speakers-corner-wipscFour of PLC Sydney’s finest orators are set to take on the world.

Debating Captain, Jade Lin and fellow Year 12 student, Kelsey Lu will be joined by Lina Cho (Year 11) and Eleanor Lawton-Wade (Year 11) at the 30th Annual World Individual Debating and Public Speaking Championships. These four talented PLC Sydney students will join their fellow Australian team mates and a further 120 other speakers from around the world at Ravenswood Girls’ School, Gordon on Friday 7 April 2017. The competition runs for five days, in the disciplines of Debating, Interpretative Reading, Public Speaking and Impromptu Speaking, culminating in the Grand Finals to be held on Wednesday 11 April 2017. Overall results will be announced at the Celebration Dinner, Taronga Zoo on Wednesday 12 April 2017.

We wish them all the very best. 

Image (from left): Lina Cho (Year 11), Eleanor Lawton-Wade (Year 11),  Jade Lin (Year 12 and, Kelsey Lu (Year 12) are representing Australia at the 30th Annual World Individual Debating and Public Speaking Championships.