Area G5 2012 – 2014

Finland joined District 59 on July 1st 2012 and became area G5 in Division G.

2012-2013

The first Area Governor was Leena Rantala and Division Governor was Tuire Vuolasvirta.

Fall 2012 Area Conference in Helsinki

  • David Gelkin, Humorous Speech Contest
  • David Gelkin, Table Topics

David Gelkin won the Division G contest and represented Division G at District Conference in Bonn.

Table Topics Contestants: David Gelkin, Milana Burianova and Andreij Mogelhoj

Table Topics Contestants: David Gelkin, Milana Burianova and Andreij Mogelhoj

Spring 2013 Area Conference in Helsinki

  • Tomi Niskakoski, International Speech Contest
  • Luis Garcia, Evaluation Contest

2013-2014

Area Governor: David Gelkin

Fall 2013 Area Conference in Helsinki

  • Nando Miranda – Humorous Speech Contest winner
  • Sphokazi Novuka – Humorous Speech Contest representative at Division G conference
  • Andy Bassuday – Table Topics Contest winner
Table Topics Contest winners

Table Topics winners: Andy Bassuday and Sphokazi Novuka

Spring 2014 Area Conference in Helsinki

  • Lucie Makkonen – International Speech Contest winner
  • Luis Garcia – Evaluation Contest winner
Evaluation Contest winners

1st place: Luis Garcia, 2nd place: Lucie Makkonen