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 from 57-team tournament:

  • 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 from 64-team tournament:

  • 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 is not hosted by the NYPDL, we encourage all debaters regardless of skill level to compete at this event. The tournament offers novice and varsity divisions and attracts debaters from across the country!

NYPDL November Invitational

November 14-15, 2020

Calling all debaters, regardless of Parli experience and skill level! This tournament will be a great way to learn about Parli and get some practice!

This tournament will be hosted online via Discord and MIT Tab. Registration is open!

NYPDL December Invitational

December 5-6, 2020

Calling all debaters, regardless of Parli experience and skill level! This tournament will be a great way to learn about Parli and get some practice!

This tournament will be hosted online via Discord and MIT Tab. Registration will open a few weeks before the tournament date.

Ridge Debates

December 11-12, 2020

While this tournament is not run by the NYPDL, we encourage all teams to debate at Ridge's tournament, which attracts teams from across the tri-state area.

NYPDL January

Invitational

January 23-24, 2021

Calling all debaters, regardless of Parli experience and skill level! This tournament will be a great way to learn about Parli and get some practice!

This tournament will be hosted online via Discord and MIT Tab. Registration will open a few weeks before the tournament date.

Ridge Invitational

January 30, 2021

While this tournament is not run by the NYPDL, we encourage all teams to debate at Ridge's tournament, which attracts teams from across the tri-state area.

NYPDL February 

Invitational

February 6-7, 2021

Calling all debaters, regardless of Parli experience and skill level! This tournament will be a great way to learn about Parli and get some practice!

This tournament will be hosted online via Discord and MIT Tab. Registration will open a few weeks before the tournament date.

Columbia Championship

February 27-28, 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 novice and varsity divisions and attracts debaters from across the country!

NYPDL March

Invitational

March 6-7, 2021

Calling all debaters, regardless of Parli experience and skill level! This tournament will be a great way to learn about Parli and get some practice!

This tournament will be hosted online via Discord and MIT Tab. Registration will open a few weeks before the tournament date.

NPDL Tournament of Champions

April 10-11, 2021

TOC is one of the most prestigious tournament 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 Invitiational

April 17-18, 2021

Calling all debaters, regardless of Parli experience and skill level! This tournament will be a great way to learn about Parli and get some practice!

This tournament will be hosted online via Discord and MIT Tab. Registration will open a few weeks before the tournament date.

NYPDL Championship

May 22-23, 2021

The final NYPDL tournament of the year! The top novice and varsity debaters are invited to compete. We encourage all debaters to attend and watch rounds even if they do not qualify. Please view our Rankings and Championship page for more information, or visit the link below.

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

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