Competition

Open international competition for
professionals (WDC)
and
amateurs (WDC Amateur League, Bel-aL)

A European Dance Tour Diamond Circuit competition
International judging panel
Floor 20m x 13m
Prize money for professionals

Professional Competition disciplines:

Professional Ballroom
Professional Latin
Professional Ballroom Showdance
Professional Latin Showdance

Amateur competition categories & disciplines:

Masterclass Ballroom Open, +30, +40, +50, +60 (5-dance-comp)
Masterclass Latin Open, +30, +40 (5-dance comp.)
Amateur Ballroom -30 and +30 (Waltz, Tango, Slowfoxtrot, Quickstep)
Amateur Latin -30 and +30 (Cha-cha, Samba, Rumba, Jive)
Pre-amateur Ballroom -30 and +30 (Waltz, Tango, Quickstep)
Pre-amateur Latin -30 and +30 (Cha-cha, Rumba, Jive)
Youth -16 Ballroom (Waltz, Tango, Quickstep)
Youth -16 Latin (Cha-cha, Rumba, Jive)
Youth -14 Ballroom (Waltz, Tango, Quickstep)
Youth -14 Latin (Cha-cha, Rumba, Jive)
Start-to-dance Ballroom -30 and +30 (Waltz, Quickstep)
Start-to-dance Latin -30 and +30 (Cha-cha, Jive)
Rising star Argentine tango
Rising star Salsa
Rising star Bachata
Rising star Swing

Additional competitions

One-dance Artistic Waltz
Solo Cha-cha

Entries

Closing date of entries: November 17, 2018

Professionals:
Please register by mailing us on info@desmetcamby.be
– Name of the couple (for the program)
– Country you represent
– Categories in which you want to participate

Amateurs:
Belgian couples please enter through the website http://www.buldo.be
International couples can either send their entries to the organiser on info@desmetcamby.be

Please send the entries for Solo Cha-cha and One-dance Artistic Waltz directly to the organiser on info@desmetcamby.be

Rules:

Professional competition rules:
The WDC rules apply.

Amateur competition rules:
For amateurs the Belgian Amateur League rules apply.
http://www.buldo.be/library/wedstrijdreglementen/Reglement%20Bel-al%202018-2019%20NL.pdf?1534324164

Please take note of the following rules regarding competition clothing:
For the Start-to-dance, Youth and Pre-Amateur categories no competition dress is allowed.
For the Amateur category competition dress is allowed.
For the Masterclass (5 dance competition) competition dress is mandatory.
For the Rising Star competitions, the Solo Cha-cha-cha and the One-dance Artistic Waltz, competition dress is allowed.

One-dance Artistic Waltz rules:
Seperations and side-by-side figures and similar are allowed and highly appreciated.

Solo Cha-cha:
All cha-cha figures and even non-syllabus figures within the style of cha-cha can be danced.

Timing:

11h30 – Doors open
13h00 – Pre-Amateur and Amateur competitions, preliminary rounds Masterclass
18h00 – Finals Masterclass and all professional competitions