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(877) 285-6150

Itasca, IL 60143

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Please join us for the28th Annual Chicagoland Spring Fling, the 11th Annual Pre-Championship, the 15th Annual Chicago Open Championship, Choreography Competition, and the Premier National Dance Competition. There will be two days of competition for dancers of all levels, along with CPD meeting for ALL teachers (Saturday following competition), a Great Lakes BATD Meeting (early Sunday morning) and a Midwest ScotDanceUSA Meeting (early Sunday morning). There will also be a Competition Organizers Meeting and a Judges Meeting on Friday evening.

Regulations for Competition/Championship (COMPETITION REGISTRATION USMW-0208)

1. The competition/championship will be conducted following SOBHD rules. The judge's decision is final.

2. Pre-premier age groups will be determined according to the number of entries. All competitors ages determined as of the day of the competition, February 22, 2020. Proof of age must be furnished upon request.

3. Medals will be awarded in each event, except in the top two Championship age groups, where cash prizes will be awarded. DANCERS MUST BE IN COSTUME TO RECEIVE AWARDS. If there are three dancers or less in any event, medals will be awarded at judges' discretion.

4. A trophy will be awarded to the highest aggregate point winner in each age group. No trophy for Primary.

5. Dancers entering first will dance last. Dancers must be ready and appear when called or forfeit the chance to dance in that event.

6. Choreography - MUSIC will be timed - judges will be notified of overage - penalty is disqualification. Must be Celtic music! Music should be on an i-pod or cd. Please bring back-up. LABEL ALL MUSIC. SOLO - PREMIER ONLY (age groups will be determined based on entries) MAX OF 2 MINUTES including staging of props/on/off DUETS - NO CATEGORY RESTRICTION (max of 6 entries) MAX OF 2 MINUTES 30 SECONDS including staging of props/on/off GROUP - NO CATEGORY RESTRICTION (max of 6 entries) MAX OF 3 MINUTES including staging of props/on/off

7. Entries will be accepted with 2019 registration numbers as long as you remember to bring your "2020" registration card to the competition.

8. THHD reserves the right to add or remove events from the schedule and make other changes as long as its action is within the scope of SOBHD rules and is, in its judgement, in the best interest of the event.

9. NO REFUNDS.

10. EACH DANCER MUST PAY A $5.00 FEE (for Midwest ScotDanceUSA) when they pick up their number at registration. As the same number is used all weekend, this is a one-time fee.


SATURDAY SCHEDULE:

8:00 - PRIMARY, BEGINNER, NOVICE, INTERMEDIATE, AND PRE-CHAMPIONSHIP REGISTRATION

8:30 - PRE-PREMIER AND PRE-CHAMPIONSHIP COMPETITION BEGINS

10:00 - CHOREOGRAPHY REGISTRATION (competition to begin at the conclusion of the early morning events.

12:30 - PREMIER REGISTRATION

1:00 - PREMIER CHAMPIONSHIP BEGINS

*CPD IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING AFTERNOON AWARDS

SATURDAY DANCES

Primary - 16 pdb, 6 pdb/4 highcuts (4), fling (4), sword (2&1)

Beginner and Novice - Fling (4), Sword (2&1), Triubhas (3&1)

Intermediate and Pre-Championship - Fling (4), Sword (2&1), Triubhas (3&1), Strathspey & Highland Reel (2&2)

Championship (7&U10) (10&U12) Fling (4), Sword (2&1), Triubhas (3&1), Strathspey & Highland Reel (2&2)

Championship (12&U14) (14&U16) (16&U18) (18&O) Fling (6), Sword (2&2), Triubhas (4&2), Strathspey & Highland Reel (2&2)

SUNDAY SCHEDULE

Please check on Saturday for possible adjustments to the Sunday schedule. Anticipated ending time is 2:00ish.

9:00 - PRIMARY, BEGINNER, NOVICE, INTERMEDIATE AND PREMIER REGISTRATION

9:30 - COMPETITION BEGINS

SUNDAY DANCES

Primary - 16 pdb, 6 pdb/4 highcuts (4), fling (4), sword (2&1)

Beginner and Novice - Flora (4), Lilt (4), Strathspey & Highland Reel (2&2)

Intermediate - Hornpipe (4), Irish Jig (3&1), Barracks (4), Laddie (4)

Premier (7&U12) - Jig (3&1), Flora (4), Village Maid (4), Laddie (4)

Premier - Jig (4&1), Flora (4), Village Maid (4), Laddie (4)

Age groups determined based on entries!




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