- Mini Kids: 2013 until today
- Juveniles 1: 2011 - 2012
- Juveniles 2: 2009 - 2010
- Juniors 1: 2007 - 2008
- Juniors 2: 2005 - 2006
- Youth : 2002 - 2004
- Adults : 2001 and older
In ‘Kalamata Dance Cup’ can participate all those who belong to a category of those mentioned in the “category table” of the Competition.
The participants may be members of academies, public and private schools, dance clubs, gyms as well as independent entries that do not represent any association or federation of any country.
The dancers should belong and support exactly what they declare in their registration (level, age, time limit, number of dancers).
Participation in SILVER and GOLD categories automatically forbids participation in lower level's categories.
Participation in 5D categories forbids participation in 1D categories (except Pro/Am).
In Oriental categories costumes and accessories are allowed.
The songs for the Oriental Solo / Hip Hop Solo / Contemporary Solo / Jazz Funk Solo categories are provided by the organizers and are listed HERE.
Adults teams must consist of 4 persons or more and only one of them can be a teacher.
In children teams the participation of adults is forbidden.
Maximum 1 participant exceeding the age limit by one year is allowed per team, if the team consists of 7 or less members. Also Maximum 2 participants exceeding the age limit by one year is allowed per team, if the team has more than 7 members. There is no limitation for younger ones. In case of objections and evidence to the contrary the team will automatically take the last place.
In group categories the music must be up to 03:00 minutes long. In case of objections and evidence to the contrary of the above, the team will automatically take the last place.
In solo and duo categories the music and the choreographies must be up to 01:30 minutes long.
Participants will have to come an hour before the time that the category in which they participate is scheduled to avoid delays.
Dance costumes are allowed in all categories, as long as they are modest.
All the Latin & Ballroom choreographies that include lifts, accessories or acrobatics should be registered as show dance categories, otherwise the participants will automatically take the last place.
The SHOW DANCE CHALLENGE All styles categories with your own music. You are allowed to use lifts, accesorizes, props, visual effects and change of outfit. Songs and choreographies must have duration strictly:
- SOLO show up to 1:30 min,
- DUO or COUPLE show up to 2:00 min,
- GROUP show up to 3:00 min.
THE MUSIC for GROUPS, DUET, and SHOW DANCE all styles to be yours on a flash stick! However, it has also been sent in time to the organizers
In the SOLO MODERN-CONTEMPORARY category, those who qualify to the final, will dance each one their own choreography with their own music. Please send the music in time to the organizers.
Categories with Latin dance shoes, please ladies are requested to wear the special heel protector to protect the parquet floor
Choreographies with several acrobatic elements, or of General Acrobatic Gymnastics are declared in the category ACRO DANCE and not in the category of Modern - Contemporary dance.
Training – warm-up – rehearsals will be permitted just behind the main parquet hall of competition, in the special training parquet area, all day long.
The organizers of the Competition does not interfere with the decisions of the Judges and has no responsibility for the final results.
Participants of athletes – dancers – coaches are not allowed to enter the table of the Organizing Committee and the Judges.