Competitor Information

Rule Information

As a National Qualifying Event, all USA Dance rules will be strictly enforced by an onsite DanceSport Official, the Chairman of Judges, and invigilators. Please make yourself familiar with these rules, especially the dress code for syllabus dancers (Bronze, Silver, Gold/Pre-Teen through Youth).

Click a topic below for information on rules that affect registration. Please refer to the USA Dance Rulebook for complete rule details.

Click a topic below for registration dates, prices, and instructions on how to register or cancel. If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the NEDSC Registrar.

This year's championships will be held at the historic Moseley's on the Charles ballroom in Dedham, MA.

Release Form

All entrants will be required to sign this release form upon pick up of registration packages. Competitors under the age of 18 must have it signed by an accompanying parent or legal guardian. If a parent or legal guardian is not accompanying the youth competitor, they must bring a signed copy with them.

Awards and Scholarships

Awards will be presented through 6th place and to couples in noncompetitive heats.  Championship level winners will receive special recognition. Scholarships may be awarded to winners of selected events.  Awards ceremonies will be held following final heats throughout the competition.