Rules & Policies


Dance Events

Pro/Am and Amateur Dance Events

Freestyles - Closed Freestyles - Advanced Freestyles - Open Freestyles

Championships - One-Dance Championships - Multi-Dance Championships - Open Theatre Arts Championships

Solo Routines - Exhibitions - Theatre Arts - Showcases - Formations - Holiday (SE States only)

DanceSport Series Events

Triple Crown Challenges

9 & 10 Dance Championships

Professional Dance Events

Rising Star Championships - (Multi-Dance, Theatre Arts)

Rising Star Grand Championship

Open Championships - (Multi-Dance, Theatre Arts and Showdance)

Open Grand Championship

Open Show Dance

Milly Nyman Theatre Arts Challenge of the Continents

  • Top three pro couples winning in the Open Theatre Arts Championships at the Florida State will be the competitors in the Challenge of the Continents. A unique, personal music and costume selection is permitted and encouraged.

All guidelines and forms herein are necessary to attend the South Open Dancesport Championships.

We have provided copies of all necessary forms and made them available to download. The Guidebook, Rules & Regulations are broken down by category in red. Simply click each of the categories to review or download the complete Guidebook, Rules & Regulations by following the instructions below:

Please see Registration -> Forms -> Download...Section to download complete copy of this document.