AGE DIVISION

Age division is determined by the year of birth of the competitor

MINI KIDS: Up to 7 years old (2013 until today)
CHILDREN: 8-12 years old (2012-2008)
JUNIORS: 13-16 (2007-2004)
ADULTS: 17+ (2003 and older)

  • IN SMALL GROUPS NO MORE THAN TWO ATHLETES FROM THE NEXT AGE GROUP ARE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE
  • IN FORMATION GROUPS NO MORE THAN THREE ATHLETES FROM THE NEXT AGE GROUP ARE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE (FOR TEAMS OF 8-12 MEMBERS) OR UP TO FOUR ATHLETES (FOR TEAMS OF 13+ MEMBERS)

ALSO FOR LATIN & STANDARD DISCIPLINES:

MINI KIDS: Under 7 years old (2013 until today)
JUVENILE 1: 2012-20011
JUVENILE 2: 2010-2009
JUNIOR 1: 2008-2007
JUNIOR 2: 2006-2005
YOUTH: 2004-2002
ADULTS: 2001-…

AGE GROUPS WILL BE FORMATED ACCORDING TO EACH DISCIPLINE. NOT ALL AGE GROUPS WILL BE INCLUDED IN EVERY DISCIPLINE.

MUSIC DURATION

Solo/Duo/Couples: (maximum 1:30 minutes)
Small Groups (3-7 dancers): (maximum 3:00 minutes)
Formation Groups (8+ dancers): (maximum 4:00 minutes)

IT’S NOT ALLOWED FOR A DANCER TO COMPETE TWICE AS SOLOIST OR MEMBER OF DUO OR GROUPS IN THE SAME CATEGORY!

NOTES:

IN THE FOLLOWING SOLO CATEGORIES, COMPETITORS DANCE ON ORGANIZERS' MUSIC UP TO THE SEMI FINAL. ON THE FINAL THEY DANCE ONE BY ONE ON THEIR OWN MUSIC:

  • MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY (announced on the web site)
  • JAZZ/LYRICAL (announced on the web site)
  • ORIENTAL/BELLY DANCE (announced on the web site)

IN THE FOLLOWING SOLO CATEGORIES, COMPETITORS DANCE ON ORGANIZERS' MUSIC IN ALL ROUNDS, INCLUDING THE FINAL:

  • LATIN & BALLROOM
  • SALSA
  • BACHATA
  • KIZOMBA
  • ZEIMPEKIKO
  • HIP HOP (announced on the web site)
  • BREAK DANCE (announced on the web site)
  • COMMERCIAL/JAZZ FUNK (announced on the web site)
  • ARGENTINE TANGO (announced on the web site)
  • DISCO DANCE
  • HIGH HEELS (announced on the web site)
  • DANCE HALL (announced on the web site)
  • SOLO TABLA IMPROVISATION

IN ALL OTHER SOLO CATEGORIES COMPETITORS DANCE ON THEIR OWN MUSIC ONE BY ONE IN ALL ROUNDS.

ALL DUOS EXCEPT SYNCHRO AND HIP HOP COMPETE WITH THEIR OWN MUSIC FROM THE FIRST ROUND.

ALL GROUP CATEGORIES COMPETE WITH THEIR OWN MUSIC FROM THE FIRST ROUND.

ATTENTION: IN THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES IN THE GREEK CHAMPIONSHIP:

  • Latin Show
  • Synchro Latin Dance

ADULT SOLO, DUO AND GROUPS CATEGORIES ARE QUALIFYING ROUNDS FOR THE IDO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IN SKOPJE AND WILL FOLLOW THE IDO RULES.

EVALUATION SYSTEM

For I.D.O. categories I.D.O. judging systems will be used.

For the 1, 3 and 5 Latin and Standard dance disciplines Skating system will be used.

ADJUDICATORS

I.D.O. licensed judges / WDSF licensed judges / WDC licensed judges / National and International certified judges / Expert judges.