Schedule

Tenative Schedule

Please be ready to dance 60 minutes prior to your schedule time.

Monday Day, September 3rd - Session 1

9AM - 7PM

1. "All-American" Pro/Am & Amateur Smooth, Rhythm, Ballroom & Latin One Dance Competitions*
(see entry form for available dances)
Age Divisions: PT1, PT2, JR1, JR2
Closed Syllabus Levels: Pre-Silver, Intermediate Silver, Full Silver, Pre-Gold, Intermediate Gold, Full Gold
Open Syllabus Levels: Open Silver, Open Gold, Open Gold Star

2. U.S. Open to the World Amateur Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth Ballroom Championships*
All Events will be unisex - Ladies and Gentlemen combined.
Five Dance Championship in waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep.

3. U.S. Open to the World Amateur Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth Latin Championships*
All Events will be unisex - Ladies and Gentlemen combined.
Five Dance Championship in ChA Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive.

4. U.S. National Pro/Am Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth American Rhythm Championships*
All Events will be unisex - Ladies and Gentlemen combined.
Five Dance Championship in Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero & Mambo

5. U.S. National Pro/Am Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth American Smooth Championships*
All Events will be unisex - Ladies and Gentlemen combined.
Four Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & V. Waltz

6. U.S. National Pro/Am & Amateur Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth International Latin Championships*
All Events will be unisex - Ladies and Gentlemen combined.
Five Dance Championship in ChA Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive.

7. U.S. National Pro/Am & Amateur Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth International Ballroom Championships*
All Events will be unisex - Ladies and Gentlemen combined.
Five Dance Championship in waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep.

8. U.S. Open to the World Senior (35+) Amateur International Latin Championships
Five Dance Championship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

9. U.S. Open to the World Senior (35+) Amateur International Ballroom Championships
Five Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep

10. U.S. Open to the World Grand Senior Amateur Over 50 Ballroom Championship
Five Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Quickstep & V. Waltz

11. U.S. Open to the World Grand Senior Amateur Over 50 Latin Championship
Five Dance Championship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

12. U.S. Open to the World Amateur American Rhythm Championship

13. U.S. Open to the World Amateur Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth American Rhythm Championships
Five Dance Championship in Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero & Mambo

14. U.S. Open to the World Amateur American Smooth Championship

15. U.S. Open to the World Amateur Pre-Teen, Junior & Youth American Smooth Championships
Four Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & Viennese Waltz

16. "All-American" Pro/Am American Closed Rhythm One Dance Competitions
(see entry form for available dances)
Age Divisions: A1, A2, A3, B1, B2, C1, and C2
Closed Syllabus Levels: Newcomer, Pre-Bronze, Intermediate Bronze, Full Bronze, Pre-Silver, Intermediate Silver, Full Silver, Pre-Gold, Intermediate Gold, Full Gold

Monday Evening, September 3rd - Session 2

7PM - 11PM

1. "All-American" Pro/Am American Open Rhythm One Dance Competitions
(Cha Cha, Rumba, East Coast Swing, Bolero, Mambo, Samba, Merengue, West Coast Swing, Hustle & Argentine Tango)
Age Divisions: A1, A2, A3, B1, B2, C1 and C2
Closed Syllabus Levels: Newcomer, Pre-Bronze, Intermediate Bronze, Full Bronze, Pre-Silver, Intermediate Silver, Full Silver, Pre-Gold, Intermediate Gold, Full Gold
Open Syllabus Levels: Open Bronze, Open Silver, Open Gold, Open Gold Star

Tuesday Day, September 4th - Session 3

9AM - 5PM

1. U.S. National Pro/Am American Rhythm Scholarship Championships
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-35), B (36-50), C (51+)
Levels: Closed Bronze, Closed Silver, Closed Gold and Open Gold
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero & Mambo

2. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Senior American Rhythm Championship
Unisex Age Divisions: C2 (71+)
Three dance championship in Cha Cha, Swing & Bolero

3. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Rising Star American Rhythm Competitions
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-35), B (36-50), C (51+)
Five dance competition in Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero & Mambo

4. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am American Rhythm Scholarship Championships
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16+), B (36+), C (51+), (S1 61+)
(Age C may also dance in A & B; Age B may also dance in A)
Five dance scholarship championship in Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero & Mambo
(Final Round of the B unisex age division will be held this evening during Session 4)

5. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am American Style 9-Dance Championships - Rhythm Section
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-50), C (51+)
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero & Mambo

6. "All-American" Pro/Am American Smooth One Dance Competitions
(see entry form for available dances)
Age Divisions: PT1, PT2, JR1, JR2, A1, A2, A3, B1, B2, C1 and C2
Closed Syllabus Levels: Newcomer, Pre-Bronze, Intermediate Bronze, Full Bronze
Open Syllabus Levels: Open Bronze

7. U.S. National Pro/Am American Smooth Scholarship Championships
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-35), B (36-50), C (51+)
Levels: Closed Bronze

8. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am American Style 9 Dance Championships - Smooth Section
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-50), C (51+)
Levels: Closed Bronze
Four Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, V. Waltz

Tuesday Evening, September 4th - Session 4

7PM - 11PM

1. U.S. National Professional International Style 10 Dance Championship - Latin Section
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

2. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am American Rhythm Scholarship Championship - B Division Final

3. U.S. National Professional Classic Show Dance Championship

4. U.S. National Professional American Style 9-Dance Championship - Smooth Section
Four Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & Viennese Waltz

5. U.S. National Professional Rising Star American Rhythm Competition
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero & Mambo

6. U.S. National Professional Rising Star International Ballroom Competition
Five dance championship in Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep

7. U.S. National Professional Theatrical Dance Championship
(One dance competition in Foxtrot) Couples entering this event should visit
www.unitedstatesdancechampionships.com for complete rules.

Wednesday Day, September 5th - Session 5

9AM - 5:00PM

1. "All-American" Pro/Am American Smooth One Dance Competitions
(Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & V. Waltz)
Age Divisions: A1, A2, A3, B1, B2, C1 and C2
Closed Syllabus Levels: Pre-Silver, Intermediate Silver, Full Silver, Pre-Gold, Intermediate Gold, Full Gold
Open Syllabus Levels: Open Silver, Open Gold, Open Gold Star

2. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Rising Star American Smooth Competitions
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-35), B (36-50), C (51+)
Four Dance Competition in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & V. Waltz

3. U.S. National Pro/Am American Smooth Scholarship Championships
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-35), B (36-50), C (51+)
Levels: Closed Silver, Closed Gold and Open Gold
Four dance championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & V. Waltz

4. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am American Style 9 Dance Championships - Smooth Section
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-50), C (51+)
Levels: Silver and Open Gold
Four Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, V. Waltz

5. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Senior American Smooth Championship
Unisex Age Division: C2 (71+)
Three dance scholarship championship in Waltza, Tango, & Foxtrot

6. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am American Smooth Scholarship Championships
Unisex Age Division: A (16+), B (36+), C (51+), (S1 61+)
(Age C may also dance in A & B; Age B may also dance in A)
Four dance scholarship championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & V.Waltz
(Final Round of the B Unisex Age Division will be held this evening during session 6)

Wednesday Evening, September 5th - Session 6

7PM - 11PM

1. U.S. National Professional International Style 10 Dance Championship - Ballroom Section
Five Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Quickstep & Viennese Waltz

2. U.S. National Professsional American Style 9 Dance Championship - Rhythm Section
Five Dance Championship in Cha Cha, Rumba, Bolero, Mambo & East Coast Swing

3. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am American Smooth Scholarship Championship - B Division Final

4. U.S. National Professional South American Show Dance Championship

5. U.S. National Professional Rising Star American Smooth Competition
Four Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & V.Waltz

6. U.S. National Professional Rising Star International Latin Competition
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble, Jive

7. U.S. National Professional Cabaret Championship
Competitors will be judged performing a solo routine of their choice, not to exceed four (4) Minutes,
including walk-on and walk-off music. All Competitors entering this event must come prepared with their own
Music on Compact Disc. Music can be played from either a USB device or CD—single track, no pitch/tempo changes
— NO PHONES WILL BE ACCEPTED TO PLAY MUSIC.

Thursday Day, September 6th - Session 7

9AM - 5PM

1. "All-American" Pro/Am International Latin One Dance Competitions
(Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive)
Age Divisions: A1, A2, A3, B1, B2, C1 and C2
Closed Syllabus Levels: Newcomer, Pre-Bronze, Intermediate Bronze, Full Bronze, Pre-Silver, Intermediate Silver, Full Silver, Pre-Gold, Intermediate Gold, Full Gold
Open Syllabus Levels: Open Bronze, Open Silver, Open Gold, Open Gold Star

2. U.S. National Pro/Am International Latin Scholarship Championships
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-35), B (36-50), C (51+)
Levels: Closed Bronze, Closed Silver, Closed Gold and Open Gold
Five dance scholarship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

3. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Senior International Latin Multi Dance Championship
Unisex Age Divisions: C2 (71+)
Three dance championship in Cha Cha, Samba & Rumba

4. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am International Style 10 Dance Championship
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-50), C (51+)
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

5. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Rising Star International Latin Competitions
Unisex Age Division:
A (16-35), B (36-50), C (51+)
Five dance competition in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

6. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am International Latin Scholarship Championships
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16+), B (36+), C (51+), (S1 61+)
(Age C may also dance in A & B; Age B may also dance in A)
Five dance scholarship championship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive
(Final Round of the B Unisex division will be held this evening during session 8)


USDC CONGRESS - TBD in Osprey Ballroom

Scheduled to appear:

  • Eddie Simon
  • JT Thomas
  • Rufus Dustin
  • Marianne Nicole

More information to come!

Thursday Evening, September 6th - Session 8

7PM - 11PM

1. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am International Latin Scholarship Championship - B Division
Final Round of the A1 Unisex Age Division

2. U.S. National Professional Mambo Championship

3. U.S. National Professional American Rhythm Championships
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero & Mambo

4. U.S. National Professional International Ballroom Championships
Five dance championship in Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot, & Quickstep

5. U.S. Open to the World Professional Rising Star International Latin Competition
Five dance competition in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

Friday Day, September 7th - Session 9

9AM - 5PM

1. "All-American" Pro/Am International Ballroom One Dance Competitions
(Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep)
Age Divisions: A1, A2, A3, B1, B2, C1 and C2
Closed Syllabus Levels: Newcomer, Pre-Bronze, Intermediate Bronze, Full Bronze, Pre-Silver, Intermediate Silver, Full Silver, Pre-Gold, Intermediate Gold, Full Gold
Open Syllabus Levels: Open Bronze, Open Silver

2. U.S. National Pro/Am International Ballroom Scholarship Championships
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-35), B (36-50), C (51+)
Levels: Closed Bronze, Closed Silver, Closed Gold and Open Gold
Five dance championship Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep

3. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Rising Star International Ballroom Competitions
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-35), B (36-50), C (51+)
Five dance competition in Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep

4. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am International Style 10 Dance Championships - Ballroom Section
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16-50), C (51+)
Levels: Five dance championship in Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep

Friday Evening, September 7th - Session 10

7:00PM - 11:00PM

1. U.S. Open to the World Amateur International Ballroom Championship
Five dance championship in Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep

2. U.S. National Professional American Smooth Championships
Four dance championship in Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & V. Waltz

3. U.S. National Professional International Latin Championships
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

4. U.S. Open to the World Professional Rising Star International Ballroom Competition
Five dance competition in Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep

5. U.S. Open to the World Amateur International Latin Championship
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

***6. Presentation of United States Championships Circuit Awards***

Saturday Day, September 8th - Session 11

9:30AM - 5PM

1. "All-American" Pro/Am International Ballroom One Dance Competitions
(see entry form for available dances)
Age Divisions: A1, A2, A3, B1, B2, C1 and C2
Open Syllabus Levels: Open Gold, Open Gold Star

2. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Gentlemen's International Ballroom Championships
Age Divisions: A (16-50), C (51+)
Levels: Closed Bronze (W, T, FT), Closed Silver (W, T, FT, QS), Open Gold (W, T, VW, FT, QS)

3. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am International Ballroom Scholarship Championships
Unisex Age Divisions: A (16+), B (36+), C (51+), (S1 61+)
(Age C may also dance in A & B; Age B may also dance in A)
Five dance championship in Waltz, Tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep
(Final Round of the B Unisex division will be held this evening during session 12)

4. U.S. National Pro/Am Classic Show Dance Championship

5. U.S. National Pro/Am South American Show Dance Championship

6. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Senior International Ballroom Championship
Unisex Age Divisions: C2 (71+)
Three Dance Championship in Waltz, Tango & Quickstep

7. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Cabaret Championship
This Event will be Unisex - Ladies and Gentlemen combined

8. U.S. National Pro/Am Mambo Championship
This Event will be Unisex - Ladies and Gentlemen combined

Saturday Evening, September 8th - Session 12

7PM - 11PM

1. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am International Ballroom Scholarship Championship - B Division Final

2. U.S. Open to the World Pro/Am Grand Championship
"John Monte Memorial Scholarship Award"
The Winners of the Pro/Am "Open" Latin, Rhythm, Ballroom, Smooth,
Ten Dance and Nine Dance Championships vie for this Grand Championship
Title and The Winner of this event will receive the John Monte Memorial
Scholarship in the Amount of $1,000 sponsored by the NDCA.

3. WDC World Super Series U.S. Open Professional International Ballroom Championship
Five Dance Championship in waltz, tango, V. Waltz, Foxtrot & Quickstep

4. WDC World Super Series U.S. Open Professional International Latin Championship
Five dance championship in Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble & Jive

5. World Professional Cabaret/Exhibition Championship
Competitors will be judged performing a solo routine of their choice, not to exceed four (4) minutes, including walk-on and walk-off music. All competitors entering this event must come prepared with their own music on compact disc (CD). Music can be played from either a USB device or CD—single track, no pitch/tempo changes
— NO PHONES WILL BE ACCEPTED TO PLAY MUSIC.

6. Presentation of the John Monte Award & US Hall of Fame Award

7. Presentation of the Top Student Awards

8. Presentation of the Jane Chiang Scholarship to overall Top Pro/Am Students

9. Presentation of the Top Teacher and Studio Awards