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Questions? Talk to Judge Help for help!

Use the following tutorials for help with the Adobe Acrobat Ballots. Digital Ballot Tutorial and Opening the Speech Ballot Packet Tutorial

Ballot Push: Pick up your ballot with live tournament staff!

The ballot push waiting rooms are open for Speech Finals!

Find your rooms to judge!

  • Please go to the Competition Room Tab on the left that corresponds to the event you are judging. The competition room tabs will change between speech and debate at the time the round starts.

Ballot Collect: Return your ballot to live tournament staff!

  • Email your ballot to stoavirtualballotreturn@gmail.com . YOU DO NOT NEED TO GO TO THE BALLOT COLLECT ZOOM ROOM UNLESS YOU ARE HAVING TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES OR BALLOT COLLECT HAS SENT AN EMAIL OR TEXT MESSAGE ASKING YOU TO JOIN TO REVIEW YOUR BALLOT.
  • If you are having technical problems with your ballot or have received an email with an ballot issue zoom to Ballot Return Desk

GET READY!

Tech Requirements:

  • A stable, high bandwidth internet connection
  • A dedicated computer no one else will need to access while you are judging
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader (free version) installed on your computer. Download Now

GET SET!

Preparation for the Tournament:

  • Watch the Judge Orientation for your event:

Parliamentary Debate Training Video

Team Policy & Lincoln Douglas Debate Training Video

Speech Training Video

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  • Print debate flowsheets if desired:

Parliamentary Debate Flowsheet

Team Policy Debate Flowsheet

Lincoln Douglas Debate Flowsheet


GO!

During the Tournament:

Ballot Push!

Click a Zoom BALLOT PUSH room below to get in line for a ballot.
Use the Central Standard Time Tournament Schedule to determine events occurring this round.

Debate Ballot Push Zoom Rooms:

Find your room to judge!

Please go to the Competition Room Tab on the left that corresponds to the event you are judging.

Return your ballot to live tournament staff!

Technical problems?

  • Zoom to Judge Training
  • After leaving Zoom Ballot Push, please visit Judge Training if you do not receive your ballot within 15 minutes.*