Club 551 Contest 2021

Join the contest on club level!

Toastmaster Meeting Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021   Starting at  19:00 Europe/Vienna
Meeting Theme  VTM 551 Club Contest
Meet online 104507243

This is a Zoom Meeting-ID: 104 507 243 ; Password: 054005 

Note: All candidates, the target speaker and role volunteers should remain secret until the contest day!!!

For further info, please contact us via

Contestant eligibility prerequisites: To have completed at least six speech projects in the Competent Communication manual or earned certificates of completion in Levels 1 and 2 of any path in the Toastmasters Pathway.

Clarifications on the Agenda:

Part 1: International Speech Contest in English (at least 3 contestants)
Part 2: Evaluation Contest in English (at least 3 contestants)
Part 3: Table Topics Contest in English (at least 3 contestants)
Part 4 (Timed presentations – at least 1 contestant for each contest. If more than one contestant apply, we will perform a a contest as usual)

– Tall Tales Contest in English (new)
– Speech Contest in German
– Europen Language Contest (in any EU Language!)

Register as a guest or contestant or support the event with an organisational role (ballot counter, timer, judge) by clicking


Detailed information: The contest chairs will provide further information regarding the briefing and timetable. We still look for volunteers and would be happy if Toastmaster members from other Clubs signed up for one or more supporting roles. Please let us know if you are interested, by using the link above.


2021 Area, Division and Districit Contests:

Area F1: 14.03.2021 – this is where Club VTM 551 belongs
Division F: 10.04.2021
District 109: 24./25.04.2021

This year we will have the following contests:
International Speech Contest in English
– Evaluation Contest in English
– Table Topics Contest in English
– Tall Tales Contest in English (new)
– Speech Contest in German

All Contests from Area Level and beyond will be performed online only!

Download the 2020-2021 Speech Contest Rulebook:

Online webinars to watch in your free time

Here you can find the recordings of the following Workshops:
1. The International Speech Contest
2. The Tall Tales Contest
3. The Table Topics Contest
4. The Evaluation Contest

FYI / Reminder: 

There are some Pathways Projects, that helps you to improve your Speaking and Leadership Skills and Online Know-How:

Level 4: Manage Online Meetings
This project addresses how to effectively conduct online meetings and webinars, prepare and organize necessary visual aids, and lead with confidence. 

Level 4: Manage Projects Successfully
This project focuses on skills needed to effectively manage a project, develop rapport with stakeholders and cultivate strong relationships with a team.

Level 5: High Performance Leadership
The focus of this project is to design and complete a project with well-defined goals, lead a team and be accountable to a guidance committee.


There are some possibilities to complete these projects within the framework of the Club, Area, Division and District conferences (for the dates see above) but also by helping with the organization and promotion of the events!
For more info, please contact the Vice President of Education