Battle Showcase
 
This crazy competition will follow the same rules as a Strictly final. 
 
An all skate to a slow tempo music to warm up, followed by 1 spotlight per couple (jam format) to 5 different songs, each getting faster and faster.
 
Choreographed sequences and aerials are recommended.
Only 8 spots are available. To qualify for this competition you must send in a video of one of your spotlights (that you have performed in a final of a previous competition). From this you will be selected to qualify for the final of the competition. 

Schedule :

prelims :
Saturday: 14h45

finals :
Saturday: 22h45

 participation fees : 30€/couple

Recommend for professionals and is a qualifying competition for the All Star level at ILHC

Mix & Match

2 Levels
Open: all levels
Pro: seasoned competitors and teachers

You register individually as a lead or a follow.
 
In the prelims you will dance with 3 randomly selected partners on 3 different songs of varying tempos. You will be judged on your social dancing independently to your partner and on your capacity to adapt to your different partners.
 
For the final you will be randomly assigned a partner from those selected to be in the final and the couple with then be judged together.
 
The final will be battle format: 2 couples, one against the other, 30 seconds all-skate - then 2x (16x8) alternating couples each time.
 
Only 4 couples will make it to the final.

Planning :

Eliminatoires :
friday, 23h15

finales :
Open : friday, 00h15
Pro : friday, 01h00

participation fees : 15€/personne

 
M&M pro: 2 Full passes for the Canadian Swing Dance Championships
M&M open: 2 party pass for Barswingona 

Strictly Lindy

2 Levels
Open: all levels
Pro: seasoned competitors and teachers
 
Register as a couple (leader + follower)
 
You will dance with the same partner throughout the competition (prelims and final) 
It’s the competition that allows you to show off your connection, complicity and cool moves, that differentiates your partnership to the other dancers on the floor.
 
The final will be in battle format: 2 couples one against the other, 30 seconds all-skate - then 2x (16x8) alternating couples each time.
Only 4 couples will make it to the final

Planning :

prelims :
Saturday, 16h00

finals :
Saturday, 01h00

participation fees : 30€/couple

Strictly pro: 2 Party passes for the Balkan Lindy Hop Championships
 
Strictly open: 2 party passes for the Crossover Istanbul

Jazz Roots Challenge

This is a solo competition, where you will be judged on your solo jazz interpretation and vocabulary. You will need to include solo charleston variations and can include solo jazz movement as well.

Planning :

prelims & finals :
Sunday, 00h00

participation fees : 15€/person

2 first places will get presents, and party or social pass at different events

Cabaret

This category is very open and free to interpretation. In solo, couple or as many people as you like, you are free to create whatever universe you fancy. Let your emotions and speak through a choreography of 2min30 - 3min 30 in length.

Planning :

prelims & finals :
Sunday, 00h00

participation fees : 30€/troupe

30" Showcase

This competition consists of presenting a choreography that should last between 30 to 40 seconds maximum, to a song of your choice.
The styles of dance allowed are: Lindy, Balboa, solo jazz, Blues (aerials are authorised).
Only 10 spots available. 

Planning :

prelims & finals :
Sunday, 00h00

participation fees : 30€/couple