Pro/Am Events

 

PRO/AM FREESTYLE EVENTS

AMERICAN STYLE
Waltz, Tango Foxtrot, Viennese Waltz
Cha Cha, Rumba, Bolero, Mambo, Swing
Merengue, Salsa, West Coast Swing
Nightclub 2-step, Hustle, Argentine Tango, Peabody

INTERNATIONAL STYLE
Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep
Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble, Jive

PRO/AM LEVELS

BRONZE
Newcomer *
Beginner 1
Beginner 2
Pre
Intermediate
Open Intermediate
Full
Open

* Students can dance Newcomer for one year only, regardless of style.
If you danced Newcomer at Snow Ball last year, you cannot enter as a Newcomer again this year.

PRO/AM AGE CATEGORIES

PRE-TEEN A  up to age 8
PRE-TEEN B  age 9 - 11
JUNIOR C  age 12 - 15
JUNIOR D  age 16 - 18

A  16+
A1  21+
A2  31+
B1  51+
B2  61+
C1  71+
C2  91+  


TOP GRAND SLAM STUDENT

ALL AGES COMBINED
Pro/Am students must enter a minimum of 4 Scholarship or Multi-Dance events to qualify for the Top Grand Slam Student prize money and title.

PRIZES
1st $1000  •  2nd $700  •  3rd $500  4th $300  •  5th $200  •  6th $100


PRO/AM
MULTI-DANCE CHALLENGES

NEWCOMBER
CLOSED BRONZE
   Best of the Best | A • B • C
CLOSED SILVER   Best of the Best  |  A • B • C
A  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51 - 61
SR  age 62+

American Smooth  |  W • T • F
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S
International Ballroom  |  W • T • Q
International Latin  |  C • R • J

 

OPEN
A
  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51 - 61
SR  age 62+

American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B • M
International Ballroom  |  W • T • VW • F • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • PD • J

GLOBAL GENTLEMAN'S ONLY
MULTI-DANCE CHALLENGE

CLOSED BRONZE –OR– CLOSED SILVER
A
  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51 - 61
SR  age 62+

American Smooth  |  W • T • F
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S
International Ballroom  |  W • T • Q
International Latin  |  C • R • J

 

OPEN
A
  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51 - 61
SR  age 62+

American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B • M
International Ballroom  |  W • T • VW • F • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • PD • J

PRO/AM NIGHTCLUB
MULTI-DANCE CHALLENGE

CLOSED BRONZE –OR– CLOSED SILVER
West Coast Swing
Nightclub 2-step
Hustle


PRO/AM 6-, 9- + 10-DANCE
MULTI-DANCE CHALLENGES

CLOSED BRONZE or CLOSED SILVER
6-DANCE MULTI-DANCE CHALLENGE

American Smooth/Rhythm  |  W • T • F • C • R • S
International Ballroom/Latin  |  W • T • Q • C • S • PD

OPEN 9-DANCE MULTI-DANCE CHALLENGE
American Smooth/Rhythm  |  W • T • F • VW • C • R • S • B • M

OPEN 10-DANCE MULTI-DANCE CHALLENGE
International Ballroom/Latin  |  W • T • VW • F • Q • C • S • R • PD • J

All 6-, 9- and 10-dance Multi-Dance Challenge events must be danced with 1 student and 1 teacher that remain the same for all dances in both styles.

Each style in the 6-, 9- and 10-dance challenge events will be danced on the same day that the Freestyle events in that style are danced.

WORLD PRO/AM
DANCESPORT SERIES
QUALIFIER

A  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51 - 61

American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B • M
International Ballroom  |  W • T • VW • F • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • PD • J


PRO/AM
SCHOLARSHIPS

CLOSED BRONZE –or– CLOSED SILVER
A • B • C
A
  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51 - 61

American Smooth  |  W • T • F
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S
International Ballroom  |  W • T • Q
International Latin  |  C • R • J

PRIZES
1st $300  •  2nd $150  •  3rd $100  4th $75  •  5th $75  •  6th $75

 

OPEN
A  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51 - 61
SR  age 62+

American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
This American Smooth category is the Global Pro/Am Open Smooth Scholarship
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B • M
International Ballroom  |  W • T • VW • F • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • PD J

GLOBAL PRO/AM OPEN
SMOOTH SCHOLARSHIP

A  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51 - 61
SR  age 62+

American Smooth  |  W • T • F
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S

PRIZES
1st $500  •  2nd $400  •  3rd $300  •  4th $200  •  5th $100  •  6th $100

To qualify for the Global Scholarship the student must be entered in a minimum of 5 Freestyles per Scholarship division entered.

TNT SENIOR SMOOTH
SCHOLARSHIP

AGE 75+
American Smooth  | W • T • F • VW

PRIZES
1st $200  •  2nd $150  •  3rd $75  4th $50  •  5th $25  •  6th $25

Generously sponsored by Tommy & Jennifer Radon.


DANCE VISION SCHOLARSHIPS

CLOSED BRONZE
American Smooth  |  W • T • F
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S

PRIZES
1st $300 Dance Vision voucher
2nd $200 Dance Vision voucher
3rd $100 Dance Vision Voucher
Winners also receive 1 free entry in the same style at the Emerald Ball.

RULES
This event is open to all Bronze students.
Figures may be danced from any NDCA recognized syllabus including DVIDA (NDCA Elements and Restrictions will be strictly enforced.)
Each event is unisex (Ladies & Gentlemen combined).
These events will be invigilated.


AMATEUR + MIXED-AMATEUR EVENTS

 

AMATEUR FREESTYLE EVENTS

AMERICAN STYLE
Waltz, Tango Foxtrot, Viennese Waltz
Cha Cha, Rumba, Bolero, Mambo, Swing
Merengue, Salsa, West Coast Swing
Nightclub 2-step, Hustle, Argentine Tango, Peabody

INTERNATIONAL STYLE
Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep
Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble, Jive

AMATEUR LEVELS

Novice
Pre-Championship
Open Amateur
Senior I
Senior II

AMATEUR AGE CATEGORIES

PRE-TEEN I  up to age 8
PRE-TEEN II  age 9 - 11
JUNIOR I  age 12 - 13
JUNIOR II  age 14 - 15
YOUTH  age 16 - 18

A  16+
A1  21+
A2  31+
A3  41+
B1  51+
B2  61+
C1  71+
C2  81+  


AMATEUR
SCHOLARSHIPS

ADULT
A  
19+
B  51+

OPEN AMATEUR
American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B • M
International Ballroom  |  W • T • VW • F • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • PD • J

PRIZES
1st $300  •  2nd $200  •  3rd $100

AMATEUR
MULTI-DANCE CHALLENGES

BRONZE + SILVER
A  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51+
SR  age 62+

American Smooth  |  W • T • F
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S
International Ballroom  |  W • T • Q
International Latin  |  C • R • J

 

PRE-CHAMPIONSHIP
A  age 16 - 35
B  age 36 - 50
C  age 51 - 61
SR  age 62+

American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B
International Ballroom  |  W • T • F • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • J

 

OPEN AMATEUR
A  age 19+
B  age 36+
C  age 51+
SR  age 62+

American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B • M
International Ballroom  |  W • T • F • VW • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • PD • J

AMATEUR JUNIOR/YOUTH
MULTI-DANCE CHALLENGE

OPEN
PRE-TEEN  up to age 8
PREE-TEEN  age 9 - 11
JUNIOR I  age 12 - 13
JUNIOR II  age 14 - 15
YOUTH  age 16 - 18

American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B • M
International Ballroom  |  W • T • F • VW • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • PD • J


PROFESSIONAL EVENTS

 

PROFESSIONAL NOVICE 2-DANCE

American Smooth  |  W • T
American Rhythm  |  C • R

PRIZES
1st $350  •  2nd $200  •  3rd $100  •  4th $75  •  5th $50  •  6th $50

PROFESSIONAL RISING STAR

American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B • M
International Ballroom  |  W • T • VW • F • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • PD • J

PRIZES
1st $500  •  2nd $300  •  3rd $200  •  4th $100  •  5th $75  •  6th $50

 

OPEN PROFESSIONAL

American Smooth  |  W • T • F • VW
American Rhythm  |  C • R • S • B • M
International Ballroom  |  W • T • VW • F • Q
International Latin  |  C • S • R • PD • J

PRIZES
1st $1500  •  2nd $1000  •  3rd $700  •  4th $500  •  5th $300  •  6th $100

OPEN PROFESSIONAl SHOWDANCE

PRIZES
1st $350  •  2nd $200  •  3rd $150  •  4th $100  •  5th $75  •  6th $75