Syllabus 2019 Mid Atlantic Championship
Go for the Gold

 

Syllabus

MID ATLANTIC CHAMPIONSHIP 2019, “GO FOR THE GOLD”

HILTON, WOODCLIFF LAKE NJ

RTN MEMBER REGISTRATION FEE $25 PER DANCER, VISITING CRDM GUESTS $25

For information on steps and speed please check http://www.rtnirishdance.com/levels--speeds.html

NON RTN MEMBER $35

Admission to event $5 per person (participating dancers no admission fee)  Children age 2yrs and under free.

No outside food or drinks allowed in venue.

Age groups will be based on entries received, competitions may be combined. Dancers dance the age they are on February 23rd, 2019.

No changes/refunds once entries close.

Registration will be online November 5th, http://jigfeis.com/

Questions please email: jigfeis@gmail.com


There will be an 8 bar wait in-between solo dances in beginner level only.

 Dancersmust have material appropriate for each Event. Dancers dancing material obviously below or above that competition's level will not receive full marks.

 PreliminaryChampion is for any dancer who has not won first place in a grade dance or feis event that includes their non-trad set dance.

 Dancerswho stop dancing, except in the event of an injury, will not be allowed to re-dance and will not receive any marks for that dance/round (this disqualifies a dancer in Events). The feis medical professional must clear an injured dancer to re-dance before the competition is closed or that dancer will not be allowed to re-dance and will not receive marks for that round.

 Allevent ties will be broken by awarding the higher ranking to the person with the highest score in the last round. If there is a tie in the last round, then the previous round's scores will be used.

Awards for all dancers entered in “Championship Events” only.

Solo Dance Awards

  • 1 competitor                1 award
  •  2 competitors              2 awards
  •  3 competitors              3 awards
  •  4 competitors              4 awards
  •  5 competitors              3 awards
  •  6-10 competitors         4 awards
  •  Each additional 5 competitors = 1 more award
  • For over 20 dancers, 25% of the competitors should receive awards.

ADJUDICATORS:

Solo dance competitions will have 1 adjudicator.

Adjudicators will be announced 2 weeks prior to event.

Beginner and Intermediate “Championship Events” will have 1 adjudicator.

Novice and Prizewinner “Championship Events” will have 3 adjudicators, each adjudicator will judge a single round.

Prelim and Open Champion “Championship Events” will have 3 adjudicators for each round.

Champion of Champions will be a step out danced by 1st place in each Prelim age group and top 3 in each Open Champion age group.  This will be held after the parade of champions at the end of the day.

Judges will award the Champion of Champions to the dancer that impressed them the most during their competitions.

Fun Freestyle event for all ages will be added, details to be announced.

Tír na nÓg (dancers age 5yrs and under), dance 16 bars.

Reel $15

Light Jig $15

 

Beginner

Reel $15

Light Jig $15

Slip Jig $15

Single Jig $15

Treble Jig (16 bars) $15

Championship Event - Reel & Light Jig $35

 

Intermediate

Reel $15

Light Jig $15

Slip Jig $15

Single Jig $15

Treble Jig $15

Hornpipe $15

St. Patrick's Day $15

Championship Event - Reel, Light Jig & Treble Jig $50

 

Novice

Reel $15

Slip Jig $15

Single Jig $15

Treble Jig $15

Hornpipe $15

Championship Event - Reel, Hornpipe, St. Pat's (parts 3 & 4) $50

 

Prizewinner

Reel $15

Slip Jig $15

Treble Jig $15

Hornpipe $15

Championship Event - Reel, Hornpipe, St. Pat's (parts 3, 4 & 5) $50)

 

Prelim 

Event - Reel, Non-Trad Set $50

 

Champion

Reel $15

Slip Jig $15

Treble Jig $15

Hornpipe $15

Blackbird (all 5 parts) $15

Champion Event - Slip Jig, Treble Jig, Non-Trad Set $60

 

Group Dances, $10 each/dancer

2 Hand Reel

3 Hand Reel

4 Hand Ceili

6 Hand Ceili

8 Hand

HILTON WOODCLIFF LAKE NJ

https://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/new-jersey/hilton-woodcliff-lake-WODHIHF/index.html

 

DISCOUNTED GROUP RATE OF $127 PER NIGHT PLUS TAX.

  • Each individual guest must make his or her own reservation by calling 1-800-HILTONS by Wednesday, January  23, 2019.  They must identify themselves as members of the Irish Dance - Mid Atlantic Championship Block.  Reservations may also be made online at www.woodcliff.hilton.com by entering your specific group code SID.

 

  • All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card.

 

  • Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes, which are currently 14.625%.
  • Cut off Date:Wednesday, January 23, 2019.  After this date, rooms not covered by a rooming list/ individual reservations/reservations card, shall be released from Group’s room block and Hotel may contract with other parties for the use of such rooms.  Hotel will continue to accept reservations from Group’s attendees after that date at the prevailing room rate, subject to availability. 

Grade and Solo Dances

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SYLLABUS_1_2018.docx

Championship Events

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SYLLABUS_2_2018.docx

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