This is part of the WSDC 2011 series as I recount and report on the World School Debating Championship 2011 in Dundee, Scotland as a debater, blogger and Wales national team member.
For WSDC 2011, Team New Zealand will be
- Kieran Bunn (Logan Park High School)
- Nick Orr (Auckland Grammar School)
- Duncan McLachlan (Wellington College)
- Aric Shakur (Palmerston North Boys’ High School)
- Sophie Boot (Christchurch Girls’ High School)
Team New Zealand will be coached by Steve Hind, Captain of the triumphant Team Australia in 2005 where he ranked 4th best speaker and Koc WUDC 2010 Champion where he ranked 2nd best speaker. Steve coached the New South Wales Schools Team in 2010 and has coached the NSW Combined GPS Team since 2006.