Highland Dance Registration

Become a part of one of the largest highland dancing competitions in Canada and be one of over 300 dancers to compete during the day!

REGISTRATION: Online Entries close on May 28th at midnight!  We will accept late entries after May 28th , please email janette-watt@sympatico.ca.

NEW FOR 2019: Dancers over 12 years will use their ScotDance cards to enter the gates.

2019 JUDGES: This years judges are Joyce Kite, Gillian Dunn and Denise Durrant-MacDonald.

TIME:

Morning Registration – 8:00 am: Primary, Beginner, Novice: Lilt (4), Fling (4), Sword (2&1), Seann Truibhas (3&1), plus Primary Pas de Bas & PDB & High cuts.

Afternoon Registration – 10:15 am:  Intermediate, Premier, Restricted Premier: Irish Jig (4), Fling (4), Sword (2&1), Seann Truibhas (3&1).  * Afternoon dancers will not start before 11:00 am.

Dancers are asked to participate in the Massed Fling during Opening Ceremonies

Awards

Prize money will be awarded to ALL Premier Classes and to the Senior Restricted Premier Class.  Overall winner trophies awarded in all classes except Primary.  Overall runner-up trophies awarded in all classes (except Primary) with more than 10 dancers.  Medals awarded to all classes excluding Premier and the Senior Restricted Premier class.

Competition Rules

  • The competition is governed by the rules of the SOBHD,  all dancers must show their current registration card.
  • Age groups will be formed at the discretion of the Competition Committee.
  • Dancers must dance in own section and age group and will dance in inverse order of entry which will be based on the date the registrar receives the entry either via online entry or mail in date.
  • Judge’s decision is final. No discussion can be entered into between a judge, a competitor or the parent.
  • Any complaint must be in writing, accompanied by $25.00 and given to the Georgetown Highland Games Committee (prior to the end of the day). The fee will be forfeited if the complaint is not upheld.
  • Status changes are to be emailed to the registrar no later than Monday June 3.
  • No status changes on day of competition.
  • Entry fees are non-refundable and no phone entries are accepted.
  • Self-addressed stamped envelope ARE NOT required for mail in entries.
  • Children 12 & over must present their Scotdance Card to the Gate personal.  Children under 12 are free.
  • Morning awards will be presented after the Opening Ceremonies.
  • Tents (without sides) may be erected in designated areas only.
  • A Restricted Premier dancer is defined as one who has not won a trophy in a Premier or Restricted Premier category for two years preceding June 08, 2019.

Printable Highland Games Dance Entry Form for mail-in entries

Registration Fees include SDO $ 1.00 Levy (required per dancer).
C-ON-CO-19-1901
For the convenience of online payment services a PayPal administration fee will be applied at checkout.

 

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I am aware that participating in the GEORGETOWN HIGHLAND GAMES involves the potential for risks, dangers and hazards, including but not limited to: (a) injury to myself / my child as a result of the physical nature of dance competition and performance; and (b) the taking and/or release of unauthorized photographs, video and/or other recordings of myself and/or my child, notwithstanding efforts to enforce Event policies. In consideration of my / my child’s participation in the Event and for other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is acknowledged, I hereby WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS against ScotDance Canada, its directors, agents, employees, executive members, volunteers and organizers of the Event (the “Releasees”), which I now have, or hereafter may have against the Releasees. In particular, but without limiting the foregoing, I agree to release the Releasees from ANY AND ALL LIABILITY for any loss, damage, injury, or expense I / my child may incur as a result of my / my child’s participation in or attendance at the Event. I agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Releasees from ANY LOSS, DAMAGE, INJURY OR EXPENSE, including legal costs, that the Releasees may incur due to my / my child’s participation in or attendance at the Event, whether caused by the negligence of the Releasees or otherwise, and whether caused to my child or otherwise. I understand that the Releasees will photograph and otherwise record the Event, its participants and attendees. I consent to and authorize such recording. I further consent to and authorize the Releasees to publish my/my child’s image, likeness and information in any medium, including but not limited to photographs, videos, DVDs, and web-casts. I understand that this publication will take place in the public domain, including in printed materials, public announcements, and on the internet. I specifically consent to the public release of the following information: 1.Name; 2.City, Province, Country of Residence; 3.Tartan; 4. Age; 5. Results. I acknowledge that by signing and submitting this entry, electronically or otherwise, that I have read this agreement carefully and fully understand it, and agree to all of the above terms and conditions.

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