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 the World Championship of Public Speaking.
The Toastmasters International Convention culminates in the crowning of the World Champion of Public Speaking.
These tutorials offers fundamental principles to help members understand speech contests.
When area and division governors understand process, rules and resources, a speech contest's quality is enhanced.
Get answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about Toastmasters' speech contests.
Download the latest version of the essential guide to Toastmasters speech contests.
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