Two Oceans Toastmasters based in Fish Hoek hosted the Area D1 International Speaking and Evaluations Contest on 24 March 2015 and enjoyed a landslide victory with its 2 contestants winning first and second places in BOTH categories.

Verity Price was placed first and Francois Roux was placed second in both the speaking and evaluations categories.

Verity Price and Francois Roux of Two Oceans Toastmasters. Photo provided

Verity Price and Francois Roux of Two Oceans Toastmasters. Photo provided

“The standard of competition was exceptionally high this year and we are thrilled by Two Oceans’ triumph,” says Jeremy Fenn President of Two Oceans.

A success like this is a magnificent achievement and indicative of Two Oceans’ strength as a club.

Area D1 comprises 4 clubs including Claremont – The Breakfast Club; Newlands – Kelvin Grove; Tokai  – Good Hope and Fish Hoek – Two Oceans and Verity and Francois will go onto compete in the Division finals (competing against a number of clubs from across Cape Town) later on in the month.

Two Oceans Toastmasters meets the first Wednesday of every month, in the Minor Hall at the Fish Hoek Civic Centre from 7pm. Guests are welcome to attend free of charge.  Email devi.paulsen@gmail or visit www.twooceanstoastmasters.co.za for more information. Our next meeting takes place 1 April 2015.