Rules and Policies

Guidelines

All guidelines and forms herein are necessary to attend Florida State DanceSport Championship.

Please see Registration and  Download…Section to download complete copy of this document.

Point Allocations

Clarifications & Notations

  • There will be NO deduction of points for uncontested events as this is beyond the competitor’s control.
  • The points from proficiency categories will count as half of the value toward Top Awards including Top Teacher & Top Studio
  • The Pro/Am and Amateur Multi-Dance Championships & Triple Crown Multi-Dance Scholarship Challenges Closed Bronze & Silver Scholarships 9 & 10 Dance Championships offer one point per dance entered plus the points earned upon placements

Exhibitions, Showcases, Formations, and Theatre Arts Events

per entry ………………. 1 point
1st place ………………. 3 points (100-90)
2nd place ………………. 2 points (89-80)
3rd place ………………. 1 point (79 & under)

The actual adjudication marks are converted to placements and points.

Pro/Am and Amateur Events

Excluding Multi-Dance Championships and Triple Crown Scholarship Challenges.

per entry …………………….. 1 point
1st place (contested) 3 points
1st place (uncontested) 3 points
2nd place (contested) 2 points
2nd place (uncontested) 2 points
3rd place (contested) 1 point

Pro/Am and Amateur Multi-Dance Championships

per dance ………………….. 1 point
1st place contested 3 points
1st place uncontested 3 points
2nd place contested 2 points
2nd place uncontested 2 points
3 rd place contested 1 point

Professional Events

1st place ……………. 5 points
2nd place ……………. 4 points
3rd place ……………. 3 points
finalist ……………. 2 points
semifinalist ……………. 1 point