Masters Dancesport Championships – Information updated December 2018
Organizers: Aigars Stolcers, Agita Baranovska, Igor Litvinov, Meryem Pearson and Daniel Heroux
Location: Niagara Falls, ON
Usual Date: Second Weekend in September. This is a new date for 2019.
Registration Deadline: Not stated yet.
Private Videotaping: Not permitted. A vendor will be provided and pricing is not available
- Friday Daytime – all levels Open/Closed Rhythm and Ballroom single, multi-dance events, and Closed Scholarships
- Friday Evening – all Open Rhythm and Ballroom scholarships and first half of 9 and 10-dance championships
- Saturday Daytime – all levels Open/Closed Smooth and Latin single, multi-dance events, and Closed Scholarships
- Saturday Evening – all Open Smooth and Latin scholarships and second half of 9 and 10-dance championships
Cash Prizes Offered: Yes. Scholarships prizes range from $250, $150 and $100 for first-third placings (equal number of single dances required, will be halved for less than 4 entries). Vouchers awarded for 4th-6th placings. $15,000 in Top Teacher Awards offered (teachers must be on a package to qualify).
2018 Multi-Dance Event Size Range:
| Bronze WDSS A
|Silver WDSS A
|Open WDSS A
| Closed Bronze “BoB” A
|Closed Silver A
|Snr Open 61+
|Open Schlr. A||3||1||1|
Multi-Dance and Scholarship Event Information:
No heat length information is available.
- Friday daytime pass – $30
- Friday evening pass – $60
- Friday evening pass with banquet and reserved seating – $100
- Saturday daytime pass – $30
- Saturday evening pass – $60
- Saturday evening pass with banquet and reserved seating – $100
- Solo Routines (per couple) – $70 without package, $50 with package
- Single Dance Event (per couple) – $40 without package, $35 with package
- Championship Event (per couple) – $80 without package, $65 with package
- Dancesport Series Event (per couple) – $100 without package, $85 with package
- 9 and 10-dance Championship Event (per couple) – $100 without package, $85 with package
- Scholarship Event (per couple) – $110 without package, $95 with package
**NOTE: Scholarships require equal number single dance entries each
MDS offers a package that includes discounted entries, meals, after-party, souvenir program, and admission to all sessions with reserved seating for $480. Hotel rooms are not included in the package.
MDS includes professional Open, Rising Star, and Showdance events. It has one of the best value for the money packages which unlock significant savings in entry fees. We wait eagerly to see the results of this competition to improve our information for 2019.
While we make every effort to be accurate, information is posted as a guideline only and subject to change. Please refer to the websites posted for the most up-to-date and accurate information. Our cost information are competition fees only. Keep in mind that most professionals charge their own fees in addition to these costs (as is fair for the amazing work they do). P/ADC is not responsible for the accuracy of information.