Individual Events (speech)
Individual events is a type of speech competition characterized by individuals competing in a variety of different events. These events span the areas of public speaking, acting, reading and interpretation. Sometimes confused with competitive Debate, Individual Events is actually a unique form of competition, often referred to simply as Speech Team or Forensics. Organized competition takes place both on the high school and collegiate level. Speech and Debate competitions are subsets of Forensics competition.
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... Performers compete individually and for their teams during IndividualEvents competitions ... The top two competitors from each team in each eventscore points for their team ... At the awards ceremony, medals or trophies are given to individuals and team awards are given to the top teams ...
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