adjudication & awards

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Our competitions are judged by an adjudicator for the British Federation of Dance Festivals.

Each section will place 1st, 2nd and 3rd with medals being awarded to dancers in solo, duet and trios.

Groups are also placed 1st, 2nd and 3rd with trophies being awarded. These can be kept and do not need to be returned.

At the end of the competition we will award overall Junior, Intermediate and Senior group and overall Junior, Intermediate and Senior Soloist.

Grading (out of 100 points)

90+ | Outstanding

87-89 | Distinction

84-86 | Commended

81-83 | Merit

78-80 | Moderate

75-77 | Fair


If you place 1st, 2nd or 3rd in your section with a mark of over 85 you will qualify and be invited to our national finals in Birmingham.


The adjudicators decision is final. 



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