Area residents win International Toastmasters Speech Contest
Jeremy Beckett of Stockbridge and Dylan Lundgren of Lenox are the first
and second place winners of the International Toastmaster Speech
Contest which was held at the Southern Berkshire Toastmasters club on
Each International contestant presented a 5 to 7-minute speech on any
subject that they chose.
The contests are an annual Toastmaster tradition with more than 30,000
Beckett and Lundgren each have the opportunity to advance their
speeches through several levels where they ultimately compete for a
chance to take part in the World Championship of Public Speaking.
Southern Berkshire Toastmasters meet the first, third, and fifth Tuesdays
of each month in Great Barrington at the Main Street Campus of Berkshire
Community College. Guests are free and welcome.