Schedule

2020-2021*

*Until further notice, NYPDL tournaments will be conducted online via Discord and MIT Tab. Please note that dates are subject to change as the pandemic progresses. Debaters can earn points to qualify for the NYPDL Championship at all of the tournaments listed below except for the NPDL Tournament of Champions.  Please view our Rankings and Championship page for more information. For a larger list of Parli tournaments, click here.

NYPDL September Invitational

September 25-26, 2020

Results:

  • Varsity Champions: MK Jack Klein & Madhav Menon

  • Novice Champions: Trinity Sarah Tabak & Emilie McKenna 

Congrats to all! Full results below.

Yale Invitational

October 3-4, 2020

While this tournament was not hosted by the NYPDL, debaters were able to earn qualifying points for our championship.

Congrats to all! Full results below:

NYPDL October Invitational

October 17-18, 2020

Results:

  • Varsity Champions: Friends Julia Bloch & Elena Leeds

  • Novice Champions: Trinity Elizabeth Lee & Isobel McClure

Congrats to all! Full results below.

 

Vassar College Invitational

November 7-8, 2020

While this tournament was not hosted by the NYPDL, debaters were able to earn qualifying points for our championship.

Congrats to all! Full results below: 

NYPDL November Invitational

November 14-15, 2020

Results:

  • Varsity Champions: BOW Debate Arnav Paliwal & Robert Farbman

  • Novice Champions: Harriton Rose Weathers & Veikko Toikka

Congrats to all! Full results below.

NYPDL December Invitational

December 5-6, 2020

Results:

  • Varsity Champions: El Cerrito Ava Barnell & Tucker Twomey

  • Novice Champions: Stuyvesant Amanda Louie & Julian Huang

Congrats to all! Full results below.

Ridge Debates

December 11-12, 2020

While this tournament was not hosted by the NYPDL, debaters were able to earn qualifying points for our championship.

Congrats to all! Full results below: 

NYPDL January

Invitational

January 23-24, 2021

Results:

  • Varsity Champions: BOW Debate Ryan Lafferty & Gaurov Bansal

  • Novice Champions: Bard Queens April Carlioz & Isabel Marks

Congrats to all! Full results below.

NYPDL February 

Invitational

February 6-7, 2021

Results:

  • Varsity Champions: BOW Debate Ryan Lafferty & Maya Bodnick

  • Novice Champions: Harriton Rose Weathers & Veikko Toikka

Congrats to all! Full results below.

Columbia Championship

February 20-21, 2021

While this tournament is not hosted by the NYPDL, we encourage all debaters regardless of skill level to compete at this event. The tournament offers a novice and varsity division!

Congrats to all! Full results below: 

NYPDL March Invitational

March 6-7, 2021

Results:

  • Varsity Champions: Menlo-Atherton Maya Bodnick & Sathvik Nori

  • Novice Co-Champions: Stuyvesant Anisha Singhal & Julian Huang and Stuyvesant Aristotle Miller & Eric Tang

Congrats to all! Full results below.

NPDL Tournament of Champions

April 17-18, 2021

TOC is one of the most prestigious tournaments of the year. Debaters can qualify for TOC by competing in Parli events, including those hosted by the NYPDL. Performance at TOC is not counted towards NYPDL Rankings.

NYPDL April Invitational

April 24-25, 2021

Calling all debaters, regardless of experience, to our final invitational of the year! Register and check out other information for the tournament in the link below:

NYPDL Championship

May 15-16, 2021

The final NYPDL tournament of the year! The top 40 Open and Novice debaters are invited to compete. We encourage all debaters to attend and spectate rounds even if they do not qualify. Please view our Rankings and Championship page for more information.

This tournament will be hosted online via Discord and MIT Tab. 

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