Chinese Bridge Speech Competition

The Chinese Bridge Speech Competition is full of the colour of China's vibrant culture, featuring speech, music, song and drama.

Hon Wang Lutong, Chinese Ambassador, congratulates the students and teacher from Westlake Boys' High School

Entrants compete in the Intermediate (Years 7-10), Secondary (Years 11-13) or Tertiary categories.

Winners of the tertiary and secondary categories are funded to represent New Zealand in the glamorous, televised world finals in China.

Intermediate and Secondary Categories:

The Intermediate and Secondary Categories are open to students of Chinese language who are currently studying at any New Zealand school.

Students at all levels of ability are encouraged to participate.

Read the story of Jamie Laing, student from St Peter's College. Jamie qualified to the International Final in China in 2017.

Read the story of Elisa and Nagera, the winners in 2016. The two teens ranked top on their trip to China.

Tertiary Category:

The Tertiary Category is open to students of any NZQA registered New Zealand Tertiary institute.

Students at all levels of ability are encouraged to participate.

Read the story of Tom Nicholls, the UoA student won special prize at Hanyuqiao in 2016.

Follow the link to the official website of CHINESE BRIDGE, Vlad Yuryev, the tertiary winner from the University of Auckland, is enjoying himself in China for the international final comtest right at this moment.

Vlad (middle in cap) is in China this July for the Chinese Bridge Final








In the left column, you will find the full list of the winners in the Auckland regional Chinese Bridge Speech Competition in 2017.