Here are the Results of World Champions of Public Speaking 2019:
Congratulations to Aaron Beverly, District 18, on becoming the 2019 World Champion of Public Speaking.
Congratulations to Luisa Montalvo, District 55, on finishing in second place.
Congratulations to Kwong Yue Yang, District 89, on finishing in third place for his speech.
“Each year, the Toastmasters International Convention culminates in the final round of the International Speech Contest, where the World Champion of Public Speaking is chosen. In this exciting event, six contestants from all over the world deliver 5- to 7-minute speeches that are evaluated by a panel of experienced Toastmasters. After a year of competing in club, area, district, and semifinal competitions, these contestants have advanced for the chance to win this prestigious accolade.”
Watch Aaron Beverly – the 2019 Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking – deliver his winning speech “An Unbelievable Story.”
Beverly’s top tips for public speaking:
- The number one golden rule is to know your audience.
- Record yourself giving your speech so you can see how you look and sound.
- Have colleagues or friends who you trust to give you unbiased feedback.
- Use words that you normally use in everyday conversations.
- Have fun with the crowd.
2nd Place Winner 2019 World Championship of Public Speaking – Luisa Montalvo
Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking second place winner Luisa Montalvo. Her speech is titled, “First Impressions.”
3rd Place Winner 2019 World Championship of Public Speaking – Kwong Yue Yang
Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking third-place winner Kwong Yue Yang. His speech is titled, “Less and More.”
Practice is the key to helping you improve your communication and presentation skills. Join Toastmasters and find a club that you like to practise your speeches in a friendly environment. You are welcome to visit our Kampong Ubi Toastmasters Club if you are living in Singapore.
World Champions of Public Speaking Winning Speeches Playlist