Speaking World Champion
Year 11 student Anant Butala has claimed the 2015 World Champion in Impromptu Speaking at the 28th World Individual Debating and Public Speaking Competition.
The Championship is held annually over a five-day period and is a tournament for high-school level students. There is a diverse mix of schools represented as students have the ability to enter from different countries.
This year, the competition took place in Hong Kong where Anant claimed the title of World Champion for Impromptu Speaking. His title was secured after delivering a five-minute speech on the topic of 'East Meets West,' with a preparation time of only two minutes.
Anant's achievement is a credit to his hard work and dedication.