Competitions FOWCS 2022

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Voici les catégories qui seront accessibles au FOWCS :
Here are your divisions available at FOWCS:
JACK & JILL
  • Newcomer
  • Novice
  • Intermédiaire
  • Avancé
  • AllStar
  • JUNIORS (-18)
  • MASTERS (+50)
STRICTLY (partenaire choisi)
  • Nov/Inter
  • Adv/Allstar
ROUTINE
  • Showcase
  • Rising Star
  • Classic
  • Team
  • ProAm

Rules French Open West Coast Swing 2022

Division

 

Dancer Judgement
Jack & Jills:

Juniors

Newcomer

Novice

Intermediate

Advanced

All Star

Masters

  FOWCS follows the WSDC Points Registry Rules

 

FOWCS allows dancers to compete as both Leader/Follower in skill level Jack & Jills. Competitors are allowed to compete in their non-dominant role one level down, as long as they don’t qualify in both for the same division.

Also competitors may compete as a Leader/Follower in an aged-based level JNJ – like Masters or Juniors.

PRO/AM Routine ·      At least two divisions apart between the AM and the PRO

(ex. nov. – adv.)

 

·      If there aren’t more than 3 contestants in both the Female Pro and the Male Pro division, the divisions will be joined and compete against each other.

·      60 % swing content min.

·      Lifts and drops are allowed but not required

·      Dancers must maintain their own physical contact with the floor during partner weight support moves

·      Breakaways are to be no more than 8 beats of music.

·      Duration: minimum 1.30 min.- maximum 3 min.

 

Rising Star ·      Amateurs routine division ·      70 % swing content min.

·      Maximum of 5 partner weight supports are permitted

·      Dancers must maintain their own physical contact with the floor during partner weight support moves

·      Lifts are permitted

·      Separate entrances are permitted but the couple must physically join within 32 beats of music.

·      Breakaways are to be no more than 8 beats of music

·      Duration minimum 2 min. – maximum 3 min.

·      Own music and costumes

 

Showcase ·      18 years or older ·      60 % swing content min.

·      Minimum of three partner weight supports over the knee, at least one over the hip

·      No maximum of amount of lifts

·      Breakaways and side by side are permitted

·      Duration minimum 2 min. – maximum 3 min.

·      Own music and costumes

 

Classic ·      18 years or older ·      80 % swing content min.

·      No lifts allowed

·      Maximum of 5 partner weight supports are permitted

·      Dancers must maintain their own physical contact with the floor during partner weight support moves

·      Separate entrances are permitted but the couple must physically join within 32 beats of music.

·      Couples must maintain physical contact except for spins, turns, short breakaways and recoveries.

·      Breakaways are to be no more than 8 beats of music.

·      Duration minimum 2 min. – maximum 3 min.

·      Own music and costumes

Team ·      Couple dance only (ex. WCS, Salsa, Shag, Rock/Boogie, Lindy Hop etc.)

·      A competitor is allowed to compete with oneTeam only

·      Acrobatics, drops, side by side, slides, change of partners, reverse lead/follow are allowed

·      Duration minimum 3 min. – maximum 4 min.

·      Own music and costumes

 

Strictly Swing

Nov/Int

Adv/All-Star

·      Dancers choose their partner

 

·      100 % West Coast Swing

·      Impro, lead and follow

·      No acrobatics

·      Drops are allowed

·      Breakaways are to be no more than 8 beats of music

·      Music chosen by DJ/organizer

·      Properly dressed


Tarifs d’inscriptions
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NewCom-Nov-int-Adv-Allstars-Masters J’nJ : 15€/pers

Nov-Int & Adv-Allstars Strictly : 3O€/couple

All Routines : 50€/couple

Young Adult – Juniors – Team : Free


Prize money FOWCS 2022

NewComer Jnj :

1er :100€ +trophy 2e :50€ +trophy 3e : trophy

Nov Jnj :

1er :200€ +trophy 2e :100€ +trophy 3e : 50€+trophy

Int Jnj :

1er :200€ +trophy 2e :100€ +trophy 3e : 50€+trophy

Adv Jnj :

1er :200€ +trophy 2e :100€ +trophy 3e : 50€+trophy

All-Star Jnj :

1er :200€ +trophy 2e :100€ +trophy 3e : 50€+trophy

Masters (+50) Jnj:

1er : 100€ +trophy 2e : 50€ +trophy 3e : trophy

Junior (-18) JnJ :

1er : Trophy 2e: Trophy 3e: Trophy

Novice- Inter Strictly :

1er :200€ +trophy 2e :100€ +trophy 3e : 50€+trophy

Adv-Allstars Strictly :

1er :200€ +trophy 2e :100€ +trophy 3e : 50€+trophy

ProAm :

1er : Trophy 2e: Trophy 3e: Trophy

Rising Star:

1er : 400€ +trophy 2e : 200€ +trophy 3e : 100€+trophy

Showcase :

1er : 400€ +trophy 2e : 200€ +trophy 3e : 100€ +trophy

Classic :

1er : 400€ +trophy 2e : 200€ +trophy 3e : 100€ +trophy

Juniors :

1er : Trophy 2e: Trophy 3e: Trophy

Young Adults :

1er : Trophy 2e: Trophy 3e: Trophy

Total 4500 euros

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