Maurice Heyes Cup

This page describes the Maurice Heyes Cup for the Most Entertaining Speaker as a contestant in the International Speech Contest. 

This award is judged independently of the International speech contest.

The judges are the chief judge of the International Speech Contest with 2 other Judges who do not judge the International Speech Contest, plus a tie breaker. The Programme Quality Director is the tally counter.

2017 Winner

  • Joseph Fa'afiu, Pacific Toastmasters - H3

 

Previous Winners

  • May 2016: Justin Thompson
  • May 2015: Kingi Biddle
  • May 2014: Justin Thompson (Division F)
  • May 2013: Kingi Biddle (Rotorua Toastmasters)
  • May 2012: Kay Hammond (North Shore Toastmasters)
  • May 2011: Lynn Bushell (WOW Toastmasters)
  • May 2010: Robin Grieve (Whangarei Toastmasters)
  • May 2009: John Reimers (Otumoetai Toastmasters)
  • May 2008: Sanjiv Jetley (Business Breakfast)
  • May 2007: Robin Grieve (Whangarei Toastmasters)
  • May 2006: Pat McCarthy (Karori Toastmasters)
  • May 2005: Jasvir Nagra (Varsity Toastmasters)
  • May 2004: Peter Mariv (Forestlands Toastmasters)
  • May 2003: John Reimers (Otumoetai Toastmasters)
  • May 2002: John Ansell (Spinnaker Toastmasters)
  • May 2001: David Tod
  • May 2000: Robin Grieve (Whangarei Toastmasters)
  • May 1999: Sharyn Elstob
  • May 1998: Brett Rulledge (Pakuranga Toastmasters)
  • May 1997: Robin Grieve (Whangarei Toastmasters)
  • May 1996: David Nottage
  • May 1995: Tony Powell
  • May 1994: Grant Sharman
  • May 1993: Anne McKay (Geyserland Toastmasters)