Cicero Combi


The Cicero Combi tournament is a competition where debaters participate together with a non-debater; for example a family member or good friend. It is organised in Tilburg by the Tilburg Debating Society Cicero.

Next edition

Date: March 14, 2020 Due to the coronavirus pandemic this event has been postponed, the new date will be known at a later time.
Contact information organisation:

Format: American or British Parliamentary (dependent on the number of registrations)
Language: English and Dutch (you can indicate a preference when registering)
Speech lengths: 5 minutes (3 minutes summary in the case of AP)
Location: Wijkcentrum De Ypelaer

Registration: Open
Registration fees: €7,50 per speaker

Important dates:
February 15 – Deadline registration and deregistration
March 1 – Payment deadline

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The first edition of the Cicero Combi was held on January 20, 2018. It was inspired by the Leiden Combi, a tournament in Leiden using the same format. When the Leiden Combi was consistently not organised, this led to T.D.V. Cicero organising the Cicero Combi again in 2020 after a year of absence.

Previous editions

YearTeamsChampionsBest SpeakerTab
201810Jelte Schievels & Maud VegelinJelte Schievels