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Salsa! Soho

96 Charing Cross Road

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WC2H 0JG

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The Latin Collective Salsa and Bachata competitions

METROLATINA LATIN OPEN

DANCE - COMPETE - WIN

with 2 Separate Competitions

OPEN SALSA COMPETITION

OPEN BACHATA COMPETITION

(see rules below)

3 prizes in each division/style:

- 1ST PLACE PRIZE PACKAGE worth £250

- 2nd PLACE PRIZE PACKAGE worth £50

- 3rd PLACE PRIZE A BOTTLE of PROSECCO

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https://latincollectiveuk.com/.../latin-open-competition...

COMPETITION RULES & REGULATIONS

Entry to the competition is FREE.

1. There is a Salsa Division and a separate Bachata Division

2. All contestants MUST be over 18 (Photo ID is required for entry to the venue)

3. The competition is open to Amateur and/or Semi-Pro level dancers (for this event we define a Semi-pro as anyone who earns less then £90 per week from teaching or performing salsa/bachata). Pros are defined as those earning more than £90 from such work and are barred from entering. - Couples can be same-sex

4. Salsa couples can dance any style of salsa (salsa Cubana, Cali style, LA Style, NY Style) and may dance On1 or On2 PROVIDED THAT (as with the Global Salsa Championship and the San Juan Open rules) THE STEP TIMING IS 1, 2, 3,..5, 6, 7

Bachata couples can dance any style (sensual, fusion, dominican) that is appropriate to the music.

5. Up to a maximum of 15 couples can participate and ALL couples must register by email to latin8joe@gmail.com BEFORE midday on Tuesday 26 October.

6. The music will comprise 1min-1min 30 secs of each track from 3 tracks (chosen at random) from a slow paced (87-90bpm), medium paced (91-98bpm) or fast paced (98-140 bpm) in that order - Dips are allowed AS LONG AS THEY ARE SAFE, BUT, given the lower ceiling height in Bar Salsa Soho, Aerials and other elevated LIFTS are not allowed for safety reasons.

Details of classes

7-7.30pm FREE SALSA INTRO CLASS followed by:

DOWNSTAIRS

7.30-9.30 2hr of classes in NY Style Salsa On1 classes with the Latin Collective team at 5 levels (Olga Ribaka, Sam Hounsell, Ieva Isabella Ruiz, Raya Nenova, Anna Villa and Joseph Davids)

and featuring guest bachata teachers Tiffany and Roger

followed by non-stop dancing to the hottest salsa, merengue, bachata & latin jazz from DJD & guests Dani K & DjDimensions)

£7 for 1hr (£5 NUS) / £10 for 2hrs (£7 NUS)

LATIN COLL MEMBERS PAY £6/£9 respectively

@ Bar Salsa Soho, 96 Charing Cross Rd, Soho, London WC2H 0RY See Less

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Organiser Angelique Sinclaire / Seraphim Dance

Organiser of Latin Dance Competition



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