YOUTH DANCESPORT SERIES

Leaderboard Results: Please use the following Discrepancy Form if results have not been posted for the dance competition(s) you have competed in. Thank you.

 

Fordney Foundation Junior and Youth DanceSport Series

GUIDELINES

Age groups that qualify are based on the National Dance Council of America (NDCA) age groups and they are:

  • Pre-Teen I: 9th birthday or less
  • Pre-Teen II: 10th or 11th birthday
  • Junior I: 12th or 13th birthday
  • Junior II: 14th or 15th birthday
  • Youth: 16th, 17, or 18th birthday

Dance Competitions that feature the World Pro Am Dancesport Series will also feature this series and will allow junior and youth dancesport competitors to accumulate points for ranking beginning and ending with the Ohio Star Ball each November. Tabulation of scoring will begin at the Ohio Star Ball in November 2013 and end at the last event before the Ohio Star Ball 2014 on the WDSS 2014 calendar.

RANKING SYSTEM

Ranking Results will appear at fordneyfoundation.org after each dance competition. The Tabulation of points will be based on multi dance categories only.

Points will be awarded in the following manner:

  • Each Call Back = 5 points
  • Every 1st Place = 20 points
  • Every 2nd Place = 15 points
  • Every 3rd Place = 10 points
  • Every 4th Place = 8 points
  • Every 5th Place = 6 points
  • Every 6th Place = 4 points
  • Every 7th Place = 2 points
  • Every 8th Place = 2 points

AWARDS

Awards will be given at the Ohio Star Ball in 2014 to the top 10 couples in Standard, to the top 10 couples in Latin, and to the participants of the Team Match. To obtain the awards, couples must enter and compete at the Ohio Star Ball. Award funds are limited to travel expenses, for example: air transportation, lodging, and/or fuel expense for travel by car. Prize Money will be distributed in the form of Vouchers. Please submit your Vouchers and your Travel Expense receipts for reimbursement. Travel expenses will only be reimbursed with legitimate receipts. Please mail your Vouchers and travel receipts to :

Mr. Sam Sodano

P.O. Box 14442

Columbus, Ohio 43214

The beginning prize monies for the Fordney Junior and Youth Dance Series totals $25,000 each year with the possibility of enhancement in subsequent years. This generous offering by the Fordney Foundation will be shared with the listed age groups and the overall Top Ten Couples in the Ballroom and Latin Divisions.

Top 10 Grand Finale Awards are:

STANDARD LATIN
1st $4,000 1st $4,000
2nd $2,000 2nd $2,000
3rd $1,000 3rd $1,000
4th $750 4th $750
5th $500 5th $500
5th $500 5th $500
6th $450 6th $450
7th $400 7th $400
8th $350 8th $350
9th $300 9th $300
10th $250 10th $250
TOTAL $10,000

PRIZE MONEY

Prize money will be given in vouchers and reimbursed with receipts.

Team Match:

An Eastcoast versus Westcoast Team Match composed of 6 couples on each team will be offered with a First place award $3,000 and a 2nd place award $2,000 making a total of $5,000.

REGISTRATION

Click on the link to register at one or more of the following dance competitions:
www.dancesportseries.com, then using the United States map click on a region (1 through 7) and then click on the competition.

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