Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Results of Area B4 & B5 International Speech & Table Topics Contests on 5/4/2014 (Tropicana Golf & Country Club Resort)

Dear Fellow Members,

For the benefit of Club members who are still not aware of the results of the Joint Area B4 & B5 International Speech and Table Topics Contests which were held last Saturday 5 April at Tropicana Golf & Country Resort, PJ, appended below are the results and other pertinent details :-

Area B4 International Speech Contest
Contest Chair : Tan Kian Yoong, AG B1
Contestants in speaking order :-

1.  Alex Tan (DUTC) - "How Heavy is Your Glass" - Champion

2.  Ismail Yusof (Lafarge Malaysia TC) - "Safety World"

There was one time disqualification.

Area B5 International Speech Contest
Contest Chair : Tan Kian Yoong, AG B1
Contestants in speaking order :-

1.  Michelle Fernandez (Scope TC) - "Take a Bow" - Champion

2.  Pua Yu Min (Crystal TC) - Digital Narcissism"

There were no time disqualifications.

Area B4 Table Topics Contest
Contest Chair : Serene Ting (Crystal TC)
Contestants in speaking order :-

Table Topic Title : "A Picture Paints a Thousand Words"

1.  Ismail Yusof (Lafarge Malaysia TC)

2.  G. Sivalingam (DUTC) - Champion

There were no time disqualifications.

Area B5 Table Topics Contest
Contest Chair : Serene Ting (Crystal TC)
Contestants in speaking order :-

Table Topic Title : "Blood is Thicker than Water!"

1.  Vijay Kumar (Scope TC)

2.  Lim Pei Ying (Crystal TC) - Champion

There were no time disqualifications.

Chief Judge : Albert Chua, Division B Governor

DUTC Supporters i,e, members who turned up to give moral support to Alex and Siva were VK Choong, Chan Yew Choong, Ruth Ting, Amonre Chew, Calvin Lim,  Dr Goh Sheen Yee and yours truly who also undertook the role of SAA, photographer and videographer for the event.

Congratulations to Alex and Siva for emerging as Champions for the IS and TT Contests respectively at Area B4 level.  They are now qualified and eligible to represent Area B4 at the Division B level Contests scheduled for Sat 19 April 2014 at 1.00 p.m. at Taylor's University Lakeside Campus. Door Fee is RM 10.00 per pax. Tickets are available from any of the 6 Area Governors in Division B or contact me if you prefer.

Appended below are photos taken at the event and which are self-explanatory.

Regards,

Henry Fu
VPE

International Speech Contest - Area B4 & B5
L - R : Tan Kian Yoong, AG B1, Jennifer Pan AG B4, Alex Tan, Area B4
Champion, Michelle Fernandez, Area B5 Champion, Emily Bong AG B5

Speech Contest Champions
L - R : G. Siva, Area B4 - Table Topics
Lim Pei Yin, Area B5 - Table Topics
Michelle Fernandez, Area B5 - International Speech
Alex Tan, Area B4 - International Speech

DUTC Champions & Supporters, L - R
Chan Yew Choong, Henry Fu, Dr Goh Sheen Yee, G. Siva, Alex Tan,
Calvin Lim, Amonre Chew, VK Choong & Ruth Ting

After the contests celebration at The Palms Coffee House, Tropicana Golf
& Country Resort, PJ

L - R : Ruth Ting, Chan Yew Choong, G. Siva, Amonre Chew, Henry Fu &
Calvin Lim