ALL teams will have to be prepared to debate BOTH pro AND con. There will be no only pro or only con teams, but "switch-side" teams. This means that the side a team debates will be determined before each round. You must be prepared to debate both sides of this topic! This is a SWITCH-SIDE debate tournament. Teams must be prepared to debat the pro and the con during the tournament. Date: Saturday, February 24th 2017 Location: Chancellor Middle School Check-In: 8:00am to 8:30am Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm Topic is: Resolved: Zoos should be abolished Registration Requirements: ***This tournament is Switch-Side so each team must be prepared and will debate both the Pro AND Con positions! 1. Registration of teams due by Wednesday prior to the tournament 2. Register your teams on TabRoom: https://www.tabroom.com/index/index.mhtml and submit registration through through e-mail to William Flores at firstname.lastname@example.org and Scott R. Miller at email@example.com 3. Please try to have a balance of pro and con teams. 4. No changing or rearranging of teams permitted on the morning of the tournament. Only drops will be permitted. 5. Please make every attempt to bring a qualified judge for every 4 debaters you are registering.