BREAKING NEWS:The Correct updated schedule is now posted!!!

South Open DanceSport Championships - A Triple Crown Event!

The only choice in ... LUXURIOUS ACCOMMODATIONS EXCELLENT ORGANIZATION FREE MONEY drawings LARGEST PURSES (a half a MILLION dollars offered in cash prizes, scholarships, Top Notch Teacher Cash rebates, Pot of Gold, STUNNING AWARDS, and merchandise.)

The competition where...

you don't have to dance all morning, afternoon and evening! We allow your evenings free for fine dining and great shows, after all you deserve it!!! Plan your travel so that you can enjoy SeaWorld, Universal Studios and Disney World!!!

More Ways to Dance...& 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, NEW Proficiency Category where you'll compete against a point system!

45th Annual Triple Crown Dancesport Series 2016-2017

We anticipate another exciting year of spectacular dancing, luxurious accommodations and sensational competition! Triple Crown is the longest running competition...We hope you'll consider making our series a part of your upcoming year.

Thank you Studio Owners, Staff and Students!

Allow us to extend a personal thank you for your participation at our 2016 Southeastern States Dancesport Championships. We hope you enjoyed the event as much as we enjoyed being your hosts. We strive to provide the highest quality of service and integrity without question! Join us this year in Orlando at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld for the commencement of the 45th Annual Triple Crown DanceSport Series.
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Sid Pocius, owner of Dancesport Spectacular Tour, proudly present the

45th Annual 2017-2018 Triple Crown Dancesport.

The South Open DanceSport Championship is the first jewel of the Triple Crown, kicking off the Three-Event DanceSport Series and only one Championship with double points. It will be held at The Renaissance Orlando At SeaWorld - Orlando, FL November 29 - December 3, 2017 more information:

Also South Open Dancesport Championships is part of Dancesport Spectacular Tour and only this year participants will get double points towards 2018 finale.

DST events:

  1. The South Open DanceSport Championship (
  2. Encore DanceSport Competition (
  3. Sarasota Challenge (