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Competitive Dance Programs

Competitive Programs

Be a champion in life and on the dance floor.

The DanceSport Competitive Program

A lifestyle of glamour and sport.

DanceSport Studio (DSS) is a professional athletic ballroom dance school, staffed by nationally and internationally acclaimed instructors, World Finalists, and United States Champions.

Competitive Ballroom Dancing is known as DanceSport. In this arena of sport, dancers are judged at competitions, either individually or with a partner, to certain sets of criteria that consist of standardized technical and artistic qualities.

DanceSport brings together the world of glamour into the world of sport as athletes prepare from head to toe, in the most beautiful attire, with hair and makeup perfectly done, to present all the hard work put into training for such competitions.

DanceSport is acknowledged around the world and is more condensed in Europe and Asia where it is truly considered an athletic sport, sponsored highly with governments of various countries. DSS opens up the heart of DanceSport to all ages in effort to form strength in competitive Ballroom Dancing in the United States.

When becoming a part of the DSS Competitive Team, the following styles of dance will be considered the syllabus:

International Latin International Standard
Cha-Cha-Cha Waltz
Samba Tango
Rumba Viennese Waltz
Paso Doble Foxtrot
Jive Quickstep
DanceSport for Kids

Training Curriculum


DanceSport Training Programs

DanceSport Studio (DSS) offers competitive training for all ages and proficiency levels. Whether a beginner, intermediate, or advanced dancer, DSS will uniquely design a program for you to share your skills out on the competitive dance floor, locally, nationally, and internationally.

Various options of interaction are available for competitive dancers, all of which are incorporated into a dedicated training schedule for each individual student:

  • Group Classes
  • Individual Lessons
  • Training Camps
  • Health & Fitness Evaluations & Advising
  • Competitive Round Simulations
  • Competitions & Tournaments

DSS Competitive Group Classes

DSS competitive group lessons are structured with more intensive levels of training for those that want to experience the true arena of preparation for the international sport, or for those that want to become physically and mentally stronger with such athletic preparation. DSS group classes prepare our competitive dancers for the highest level of competition nationally and internationally. However, you do not have to compete to be a part of our group class programs. Anyone is welcome to attend and learn the true essence of DanceSport.

Competitive Age Groups

  • Tots (5 - 6 years of age)
  • Juveniles (7 to 10 years of age)
  • Juniors (11 to 15 years of age)
  • Youth & Adults (16 and older)
  • Seniors (I: 35-44 years of age) (II: 45-54 years of age) (III: 55-64 years of age) (IV: 65 & up years of age)

Individual vs Partnership

DSS offers the chance for any student to compete. Students without a competitive partner can compete with one of our DSS instructors at competitions.

DSS can also aid in partner search for solo competitive dancers looking to form a couple.

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