Speech contests are a Toastmasters tradition. Each year thousands of Toastmasters compete in the Humorous, Evaluation, Tall Tales, Table Topics and International speech contests. Competition begins with club contests and winners continue competing through the area, division and district levels. The International competition has two additional levels — semifinal and international.
The Speech Contest Rulebook
Understanding the rulebook makes your participation in speech contests a positive learning experience. The interactive, digital version of the Speech Contest Rulebook 2013 is available here: flipbook. You can also download the rulebook for free or purchase a printed copy through the Toastmasters online store.