General Information

INFORMATION

Please take notice and spread the word that this year the competition finishes on Friday Evening and you can book your travel to leave on Saturday!! If you like to stay over Saturday, rooms are available at first come first served basis and you can have our convention rate as long as they last!! The Mary Gill Triple Crown Awards Brunch will take place on Saturday Morning!!

Join us at the Florida State DanceSport Championship, the 4th and final jewel of the Triple Crown DanceSport Series. We are celebrating our 45th Anniverary of this 4-Event Series...you won't want to miss it!

Tripe Crown DanceSport, where you can "Expect the Unexpected!

  • Immerse yourself in luxury at the world class Ritz Carlton - Sarasota, FL
  • Rejuvinate those dancing feet and renew your mind, body, and spirit at the Ritz Carlton Spa
  • Shake your tail feathers all day & allow us to wine, dine & entertain you in the evenings
  • Plan time to explore the wonderful city of Sarasota and all it has to offer
  • Enjoy exciting professional shows by Russian Latin Champions Champions "Denis Tagintsev & Anna!!"
Venue
The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota
Address
1111 Ritz-Carlton
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone
941-309-2000
Google Map for 1111 Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, FL 34236  (Florida State DanceSport Championships (Open To The World))

Important Deadlines

Deadline for entries has been extended, email us at deansofdance@aol.com or call 561-308-6080. All forms can be downloaded.

Simply click on the COMPETITORS tab > REGISTRATION > FORMS

Important News!!

Please take notice and spread the word that this year the competition finishes on Friday Evening and you can book your travel to leave on Saturday!! If you like to stay over Saturday, rooms are available at first come first served basis and you can have our convention rate as long as they last!! The Mary Gill Triple Crown Awards Brunch will take place on Saturday Morning!!

Incentives for Teachers

  • "POT OF GOLD" - Call now for details (888) 684-7717
  • PRO/AM TEACHERS RECEIVE $7 PER SINGLE DANCE if you are on a package or dance a minimum 150 dances ($5 Youth & Juniors)
  • PRO/AM TEACHERS RECEIVE $5 PER DANCE IN MULTI DANCE ENTRIES if you are on a package or dance a minimum 150 dances ($3 Youth & Juniors)
  • Off package Teachers receive $5 ($3 Youth & Juniors) per single dance & $3 ($1 Youth & Juniors) per dance in multi-dance entries. "MIN. 10 DANCES TO QUALIFY".
  • ENJOY THE BONUSES...YOU DESERVE THEM!

More Ways to Dance...and WIN!

  • NEW PRELIMINARY CATEGORY in Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Above Gold to the regular pro/am and amateur entry form as well as the rising star entry form. This helps you out when you have the same students in the same age and/or level of dance.
  • OFFERING ENTRIES IN THE PROFICIENCY CATEGORY where you'll compete against a point system instead of other competitors. All levels can be entered as proficiency except multi-dance & scholarships. Simply write proficiency on the entry form. The points from proficiency categories will count as half of the value toward Top Awards including Top Teacher and Top Studio.

Professional Dancers

Triple Crown Dancesport has added Pro Open Showdance and Rising Star & Open Grand Championships to all four of our dance championships! This gives all of you a better chance of winning more money & the audience better shows in 2017/2018!