STATE TEAM HIGHLIGHT
Coen Best and Georgia McEvoy
from Humphreys Dance Studio
Ranked #1 - Junior Open Ballroom & Latin
Each month we will be featuring a couple from the 2017 State Team. The DSWA State Team is selected based on couples rankings from Open events in WA Championships throughout the year. The couples at the top of each ranking is then given an amount of funding from DSWA to assist with costs to travel to the Australian Open Championships. Information about these rankings are located here.
Special thanks to VC Photography for supplying the photo for this newsletter.
Competition Entry Closing Dates
If you have any issues with membership or entering a competition please contact Jan Hunt, DSWA Registration Officer
on 0439 186 198 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
AID BLUE RIBAND CHAMPIONSHIPS - 11/03
ENTER HERE | Entries Close 02/03
ADS GREAT WESTERN CHAMPIONSHIPS - 08/04
ENTER HERE | Entries Close 24/03
DMIA METROPOLITAN CHAMPIONSHIPS - 29/04
ENTER HERE | Entries Close 15/04
Don't forget if you have not entered online by the closing date an extra fee will be payable.
Notice to Recreational Dancers and Teachers
Just a small note to clarify some recent changes to the Recreational Division. Whilst Recreational dancers cannot compete with their teachers in Recreational Individual events, they are able to compete inTeacher with Recreational Student or Open Student Events. These events are included in the screeds for all upcoming local events. Full details of these changes can be found here.
DSWA Sport Development Day
All DSWA registered Coaches and Adjudicators are invited to attend the 2018 DSWA Sport Development Day. This will be an open forum style event covering issues vital to the future success of DanceSport in WA. In attendance will be Dallas Williams, President DSA, Geoff Vine, Chair of Marketing DSA and Martyn Kibel, Chair of Accrediation, DSA. The full details for the event can be found here.
Paradance Come and Try Day
On Saturday 3rd February DSWA was proud to launch a new frontier in DanceSport with our first Paradance Come and Try Day. The event, held at the Herb Graham Recreation Centre, was a fantastic success with specially trained Coaches and Competitors introducing wheelchair dancing to members of Rebound. Congratulations to Judy Williams and her team of volunteers who made this event outstanding. Photos of the event can be found here.
If you are interested in helping with the 12 week pilot program for both adults and children, please contact us. Lessons are being held in Manning, Balcatta and Mirrabooka and start this week.
DSWA Sausage Sizzle
A huge thank-you goes out to the members and supporters who volunteered their time at the DSWA Sausage Sizzle last Sunday. Their hard work raised $1505 which will be added to our WA State Team funding. A special note of thanks is sent to Anna di Vincenzo and Jan Reilly who organise this event.
New Registered Training Facility
Big welcome to Albany Ballroom Dance Studio who have registered as a DSA RTF in 2018. Please visithere for more details on this studio.
Special Closed Event
SALSA SOCIAL DANCE PARTY NIGHT for our HUMPHREYS SALSA CREW past & present!
SATURDAY 7TH APRIL 8pm - 10.30pm
Entry $15 BYO drinks & nibbles. Cash only on the night.
-Salsa Revision Class (Beginner Level 2) to get you up and dancing!
-Plenty of awesome Salsa Tunes
-STUNNING LATIN FLOORSHOW by one of Humphreys top couples!
ITS ALL FOR YOU ...
This evening will be all about having fun practicing what you have learned in class with your fellow Humphreys Salsa Dancers !
ANYONE who is currently dancing any level of Salsa with Humphreys PLUS our former Salsa Students are welcome to come along and enjoy an evening of great Salsa music and social dancing.
PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL now to book your spot.
WE WOULD LOVE to hold regular Salsa Dance Social Evenings for our Humphreys Crew but we can only do this if you come along and support this event - see you there!
Argentine Tango with Len Humphreys
NEW COURSES FOR 2018 - FRIDAY NIGHTS !
NEW Argentine Tango LEVEL 2
Friday 6th April 8.30-10pm
This course will run for 6 weeks at $120pp
BOOKING ESSENTIAL | COUPLES ONLY
The course will run every Friday evening at 8.30-10pm.
The course is suitable for anyone who completed our Level 1 Tango course or those with some beginners Tango experience (min 6 weeks).
Please SEND AN EMAIL NOW to register for this course.
NEW BEGINNERS LEVEL 1 SALSA with Perth's Premier Salsa Dance Studio!
MONDAY 9th April at 7.30pm
This fun and social Salsa Dance Course is suitable for complete beginners or those with dance experience but brand new to Salsa. The course will run for 6 weeks at a cost of $120 per person.
Booking is essential. NO PARTNER NEEDED. NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED.
Just bring your two left feet and get ready to have some fun!
If you have already confirmed your booking you can pop your payment through internet banking to save time on the night. Details are:
Humphreys Dance Studio BSB 116879 Account 440503779
And please SEND AN EMAIL to confirm your transfer.
SEE YOU THERE !
CLICK HERE for more info
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