Udaipur Toastmasters Club organized an energizing, successful and Cogent Toastmasters awareness event, ‘CONNECT… Opportunities ahead’ on September 17 at Vigyan Samiti, Ashok Nagar, Udaipur. Coordinated by TM Sonia Keswani, the event witnessed a good gathering of people who have a dream to be a Toastmaster.
The event covered the journey of Toastmasters, its benefits and how the club works. A demo meeting was also held for guests to experience the world of Toastmasters. All guests participated enthusiastically by gathering courage to speak up and come on stage for table topics or impromptu speech sessions. Interested guests talked to the Udaipur Toastmasters Club members and were curious to know how to join the club.
An Area Level Contest was subsequently organised, where eight zealous Toastmasters spell bound every one by their participation. It was a formidable opportunity for all other Toastmasters of Udaipur Toastmasters Club and Techno Ariston Toastmasters Club along with guests to listen to efficaciously eloquent speeches. The process of judging was carried out by the panel which included District 41, Division D Director TM Sangeet Rajoria, Area D1 Director TM Ananya Bhatnagar, TM Geetanjali from Techno Ariston Toastmasters, TM Ridhimma and TM Jaspreet from Jaipur Toastmasters Club, and TM Meghna Chundawat along with some other Toastmasters.
Area D1 Contest results are as follows –
Humorous Speech Contest Winner TM Vishwaraj(Techno Ariston) , First Runner up TM Zakiuddin Gorakhpurwala(Udaipur Toastmasters) and Second Runner up TM Vikas Maheshwari (Udaipur Toastmasters)
Evaluation Speech Contest Winner TM Kanika Sachdev (Udaipur Toastmasters) , First Runner up TM Zakiuddin Gorakhpurwala (Udaipur Toastmasters) and Second Runner up TM Twinkle (Techno Ariston)
Area D1 Contest winners will now compete against winners from Areas D2 and D3 at the Division Level Contest to be held in Jaipur in October