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Friday July 9, 2021

Pre-Championship* / Choreography

(*Premier who has never won a Championship or Pre-Championship)

9:00 am - Registration
9:30 am - Dancing begins
There will be a break for Opening Ceremonies 11:00-11:30am

  • HF-4
  • SD-2/1
  • ST-3/1
  • S&HR (It has yet to be decided if the Strathspey/Highland Reel will be included in this year's competition. Registrants will be notified by email after March 31, 2021.
  • Choreography – Choreographies music must be Celtic and not exceed posted times or will be disqualified.
  • Solo - open to BEG/NOV and INT/Premier. Time limit – 2 min.
  • Duet - open to any combo of 2 dancers of levels Beg, Nov, Int &/or Premier. Time limit–2 min.
  • Group - open to any combo of 3 or more dancers of levels Beg, Nov, Int & Premier. Time limit 3 min.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • There will be 4 age groups to be determined after registration.
  • The Celtic music must be on digital device with a wired connection or on a CD. Backups are recommended.
  • ALL TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE AND CAN CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

Saturday July 10, 2021

Atlantic International Championships

8:00 am - Premier

  • 2020-2021 Championship steps must be danced
  • Championships may be combined if insufficient entries are received.
  • It has yet to be decided if the Strathspey/Highland Reel & Tulloch will be included in this year's competition. Registrants will be notified by email after March 31, 2021.

11:00 am - Break for Opening Ceremonies

12:00 pm - Pre-Premier

  • Beginners: Highland Fling 4 step, Sword Dance 2/1,  Seann Triubhas 3/1
  • Novice: Highland Fling 4 step, Sword Dance 2/1, Seann Triubhas 3/1
  • Intermediate: Hornpipe 5 step, Highland Fling 4 step, Sword Dance 2/1, Seann Triubhas 3/1
  • Primary: Highland Fling 4 step, Sword Dance 2/1, 16 Pas-de-basque, Pas-de-basque & Highcuts

AWARDS ARE ANNOUNCED with INT HP and Primary

*PLEASE NOTE ALL TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE AND CAN CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

 

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Sunday July 11, 2021

Pre-Premier & Premier Nationals

8:00 am - Pre-Premier Nationals

  • Beginner - Flora 4 step, Lilt 4 step, 1/2T 4 step
  • Novice - Flora 4 step, Lilt 4 step, 1/2T 4 step
  • Intermediate - Flora 4 step, Lilt 4 step, Highland Laddie 4 step, Jig 4&1

10:30 am - There will be a break for the Parade/Opening Ceremonies 

11:00 am - Special Premier HornPipe Challenge (time is approximate - after opening ceremonies ends)

  • Hornpipe Challenge in 3 groups for Premier only (all ages)
  • 5 steps must be danced in the order listed
    • Basic Intro: 1st - Circle-Accented Rhythm
    • 7th - Lookout
    • 15th - Forward Crab Walk
    • 3rd - Diagonal Travel commencing with shuffle (no hop)
    • 16th - High Cutting

12:00 pm - Premier Nationals (time is approximate)

  • Jig - 3&1/4&1
  • Flora - 4 step
  • Village Maid - 4 step
  • Highland Laddie - 4 step

*PLEASE NOTE ALL TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE AND CAN CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

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