These Rule Books are for the information of all clubs, judges, scrutineers & dancers.
Rule Book A—Competitions
Download the complete 2017 Rule Book A as a PDF document, or read by section below:
Section 1 - General General Information about Fees, TES & the AGM, and National Competitons
Section 2 - Dress Code What you can and cannot wear to compete at National Competitions.
Section 3 - Assessments All about being assessed for National Competition, assessment levels
Section 4 - Entries & Entry Forms Entering the National Competitions, filling out the forms
Section 5 - Competition Process How the programe is set, how the finals are reached, and the music.
Section 6 - Judging System How the national Competition is judged in heats and finals
Section 7 - Conduct & Obligations What is expected of judges, competitors and supporters at National competitions
Section 8 - Judges Judges - training criteria, description of levels, and selection for national competition
Section 9 - Challenge Cups & Trophies All about the trophies, receiving and returning
Section 10 - Definitions How everything is defined
Section 11 - Judging Definitions More about judging
Alterations to Rules in Book A are decided by Remits presented at the AGM.
Rule Book B—Administration
Job descriptions, how to be a Host Club what the DJ, MC, Floor Managers etc do:
Details about how the Association is conducted: