COMPETITION EVENT GUIDELINES

This Event is registered with DanceSport Australia and will be conducted under its Rules.

NOTE THAT EVENTS MAY BE COMBINED OR CANCELLED IF THERE ARE INSUFFICIENT ENTRIES.

 

Under 16 Division

 

  • Solo Events are single person events (i.e. no partner)

  • All choreography is restricted syllabus in all three styles  as per DanceSport Australia rules

  • Dress restrictions apply as per DanceSport Australia rules

  • Competitors in the Best Boy/Girl events cannot be partnered by a Teacher, Coach or Professional

 

Amateur Division

 

  • Masters 1 may dance in the Adult grade

  • Masters 2 may dance in Masters 1

  • Masters 3 may dance in Masters 2

  • C Grade may dance up to B Grade

  • Open Events may be danced by A/B/C Grade couples

 

Recreational Division

 

  • Open only to Recreational competitors registered with DanceSport Australia

  • All choreography is restricted syllabus in all three styles  as per DanceSport Australia rules

  • Dress restrictions apply as per DanceSport Australia rules

 

Professional & Amateur

 

  • Any registered Professional competitor with any registered Amateur 

  • Both the Professional and the Student will be judged together as a couple

 

Professional & Student

 

  • Any registered Professional competitor with any registered Amateur or Recreational competitor

 

Teacher & Student

 

  • Any registered Coach with any registered Amateur or Recreational competitor

 

General

 

  • All dancers wishing to compete as a 'Teacher' must hold at least an Assistant DanceSport Instructor accreditation in any of the three styles

  • All Recreational and Teacher/Student events will be run at Competition Status

  • Under 21 may dance Adult OPEN events but not Adult Graded events

  • All Ability events are for individuals who may experience any difficulties such as physical, emotional, behavioural or learning disability or impairment that causes a person to require additional or specialised service or accommodations​​