Ryan Tang (2014) Selected for Oxford Team at 2016 European Universities Debating Championships

5th May 2016

Ryan Tang, second year undergraduate in History and Politics at Pembroke, has been selected to join the Oxford team for the 2016 European Universities Debating Championships (EUDC) in Warsaw.

EUDC 2016 will take place from 14th – 20th August, with the final being held in the Polish parliament.

The Oxford delegation was selected through a series of competitive trials held by the Oxford Union.

Ryan previously has reached the finals of the Rotterdam Intervarsity over Easter, as well as the semi-finals of the LSE Open tournament and the Inner Temple Open. In 2014, he represented England at the Worlds Schools Debating Championships.

On being selected for the EUDC, Ryan said: ‘I was pleasantly surprised to be selected - having debated for years already, going to the European Championships is just fantastic and I really look forward to speaking in August.’