Author Archives: Linda van Deventer

Club Meeting No1007 – 21 April 2015

It was a different room, but the same amazing ecstatic people delivering fabulous speeches! Shailesh is visiting South Africa and attended the meeting – jumping in and filling the role of Grammarian – we were ecstatic to have you visiting … Continue reading

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Club Meeting no 1006 – 7 April 2015

It was a harmonious evening as the beautiful Madam Toastmaster, Toni Roomer led the meeting. Marc Levi presented a brilliant toast to Toastmasters International: “During his time as the director of education at the YMCA in Bloomington Illinois, Ralph Smedley … Continue reading

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Evaluate to Motivate

Another speech has just been delivered and the speaker returns to his or her seat accompanied by a round of well-deserved applause. Later in the meeting, you will be asked to give your evaluation of this speech. Whether it’s your … Continue reading

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Lilly Walters

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Club Meeting no 1005 – 24 March 2015

Our club meeting last night saw two members taking the first step on their Toastmasters’ journey – Puleng Lephondo and Ritesh Ajoodha both presented their CC1 speech. Long standing member and Division Govendor Andy van Wyk presented an inspiring speech … Continue reading

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International Speech and Evaluation Contest – Club Contest – 10 March 2015

Our club contest was an event to remember with 7 contestants taking part in the International Speech Contest and 3 contestants taking part in the Evaluation contest. As Contest Chair, I would like to thank Cathy Angus for assisting as … Continue reading

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Here’s A Breakdown Of The Speech That Won The World Championship Of Public Speaking

On Aug. 23, Sri Lankan human resources consultant Dananjaya Hettiarachchi was crowned the World Champion of Public Speaking by Toastmasters International. He survived seven rounds of a competition that lasted six months and included 33,000 competitors from around the world. … Continue reading

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Sheldon Yellen

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Club Meeting no 1003 – 24 February 2015

Prepared Speeches: Craig Brandt – CC1 Chrissie Dorcas – CC1 Alon Davidow – CC2 Tony Roomer – CC4 Nicole Janks – CC5 Angie Mashabela – CC5 Zoya Mabuto – Guest speaker Toastmaster – Linda van Deventer Best Speaker – Nicole … Continue reading

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Fuchan Yuan

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