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Spring Fling Competition/Chicago Open Championship/SF Open Premiership 2019

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Eaglewood Resort and Spa

1401 Nordic Road

(877) 285-6150

Itasca, IL 60143

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Please join us for the 27th Annual Chicagoland Spring Fling, the 10th Annual Pre-Championship, the 14th Annual Chicago Open Championship, Choreography Competition, and the 4th Annual Spring Fling Open Scottish National Premiership 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 FUSTA 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 23, 2019. 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 2018 registration numbers as long as you remember to bring your "2019" 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.

SATURDAY SCHEDULE:

8:00 - PRIMARY, BEGINNER, NOVICE, INTERMEDIATE, TROPHY/CHALLENGE DANCES AND PRE-CHAMPIONSHIP REGISTRATION

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

10:00 - CHOREOGRAPHY REGISTRATION (compettiion 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 & Half Tulloch (2&4)

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

Championship (12&U14) (14&U16) (16&U18) (18&O) Fling (6), Sword (3&1), Triubhas (4&2), Strathspey & Half Tulloch (2&4)

SUNDAY SCHEDULE

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

9:00 - PRIMARY, BEGINNER, NOVICE and INTERMEDIATE REGISTRATION

9:30 - COMPETITION BEGINS

10:00 - PREMIERSHIP REGISTRATION

10:30 - PREMIERSHIP 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)

Age groups determined based on entries!

Premiership - (7&U12) Hornpipe (4), Lilt (4), Blue Bonnets (4), Barracks (4)

Premiership - (12&U14) Hornpipe (5), Lilt (4), Blue Bonnets (4), Barracks (4)

Premiership - (14&U16) Hornpipe (5), Lilt (4), Blue Bonnets (4), Barracks (4)

Premiership - (16&O) Hornpipe (5), Lilt (4), Blue Bonnets (4), Barracks (4)




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