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AEROBIC DANCE : GENERAL INFORMATION


DEFINITION

Group choreography of 8 competitors, utilizing the Aerobic movements in Dance Style. 
The routine must include 32 to 64 counts of STREET DANCE, as a 2nd style. The routine may include acrobatic and/or difficulty elements but they will not receive any value.

CATEGORIE:

 AEROBIC DANCE : group of 8 competitors (males/females/mixed)

AGE

18 years or more in the year of the competition

TIME

1’ 20” ± 5”

COMPETITION AREA

10m x 10m

MUSIC

Any style of music

DRESS CODE

  • Athletic Appearance.
  • Unitard or Two-piece leotard (Pants, long leggings, shorts and tops) are allowed.
  • The underwear must not be seen.
  • The attire can be different between the members but should be harmonized.
  • Too large (loose) clothes are not allowed.
  • The competitor must wear supportive aerobic or sports shoes.
  • Hair must be secured close to the head.
  • Additional items (tubes, sticks, balls, etc.), and accessories (belts, braces, bands, etc.) are not allowed.
  • Attire depicting war, violence or religious themes is forbidden.
  • Not sequins allowed for men.

LIFTS

1 lift optional and will not receive a value. 

ARTISTIC (10 points)

1.  Composition (complex & original):
  1. Music & Musicality
  2. Dance Content
  3. General Content
  4. Space / Formation
 
2.  Performance:
E.                Artistry

EXECUTION (10 points)

  • Technical Skill     7 pts.
  • Synchronization  3 pts

CHAIR

The routine may include movements from other disciplines (without excessive use) well integrated into the Choreography.
 
Combination of acrobatic elements:
Maximum of 2 acrobatic elements in combination (=set) may be performed but must perform at the same time.  If the same or different combination is performed consecutively, it will be counted as 2 or more.
 
If a different combination is performed at the same time, it will be counted as 1 set. Maximum of 3 sets of combinations may be performed.
Examples:
Round off + flic flac + salto = DEDUCTION
Round off + salto = NO DEDUCTION
 
  • More than 2 acrobatic elements performed in combination  (=sets):
                                                                    -0.5 each time
  • More than 3 acrobatic combination (sets) in the whole routine
                                                                                  -0.5 each time

JUDGES

  • Chair of Judges’ Panel (1), A (4), E (4), Line (2), Time (1)