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Chill Out Open Trophy

Cost - £22 per couple

Number of places available - 24 fixed couples

Going head to head with some of the best dancers on the competition circuit will certainly raise your game. This eagerly anticipated category will bring out your best bluesy performance. The Chill Out Open category is recommended for those dancers who want to dance to a slower chilled out tempo of music! 

Competition Rules

1) Participants (couples or individuals) in the Chill Out Open Category cannot compete in the FreeAm, Ceroc X, Veterans or partner a Pro in the ProAm category, but can also enter the Open Trophy.

2) Both professional and amateur dancers may participate for the Chill Out Open Trophy.

3) Couples will dance to down tempo music chosen by the organisers. This could be anything from 40's to current day chart music. In the Chill Out Open Category tracks will have a minimum of 60 beats per minute and a maxiumum of 105bpm.

4) All judging will be by points system. Dancers are encouraged to dance to all tracks in their round. Qualifying dancers will be asked back to the next heat/round. All judges decisions are final.

5) Points in the Chill Out Open category are awarded for style, musical interpretation, synchronisation of the couple, quality of dancing, complexity of moves, dress and presentation of the couple.


6) One major airstep or inverted move per track is permitted lasting a maximum of 7 second.


7) Partners must not break contact/handhold for more than 8 beats.

8) As many dips, drops, leans and baby aerials of any kind as you wish.

9) Once you've entered the Chill Out Open or Open Trophy you will be considered as a Professional for all other categories.

Extra notes

Ceroc Devon reserve the right to change the programme and competition if necessary without consultation.

The event will be recorded in full and photograph, these maybe used by Ceroc for promotional purposes.

The organisers accept no responsibility for injury to person or possession in relation to this event.

There will be no refund for entrants who pull out of this category beforehand.

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