The development team was launched in 2020 as a means to prepare debaters to compete internationally ahead of being selected for the national team.

This team’s training will focus on developing critical debating skills, including teamwork, research, speaking, critical thinking, and persuasion.

Meet the 2021 Development Team

Ava Gibson

Bermuda High School

Mishale Corday

Bermuda Institute

Vincent Darrell

Saltus Grammar School

Emily Davis

Bermuda High School


Ywione Darrel


Ywione is a lifelong debater, having begun at Paget Primary, and is currently pursuing his bachelors in Political Economy at Kings University London.

Assistant Coach

Assistant Coach

Cree is currently pursuing a degree in Communications and Economics at the University of Strathclyde. Cree is a former member of Bermuda’s national debate team (’19)