Cuijk will once again play host to one of the largest Wheelchair Dance competitions in the World over Easter Weekend 19th – 21st April.
Over 20 countries will arrive for 2 full days of debutante, amateur and top class dancing. The competition is also one of the longest running now in its 31st year.
The event forms part of the World Para Dance Sport competition calendar.
The competition also features the Dutch Open World Cup International competition and Dutch Championships as part of a full weekend of dancing.
Freestyle events at all levels will be on Friday afternoon and will see many dancers from Strictly Wheels take to the floor.
Team GB will then be represented by Gary and Paula dancing in Combi Latin on Sunday afternoon.
Debutante dancers from Strictly Wheels’ club will also be dancing on both days in Combi and Duo events.
The Mainhatten Cup is a World Para Dance Sport Approved Wheelchair Dance competition in Frankfurt, Germany.
The 2 day competition will be held over 1st and 2nd June 2019.
The competition will also feature the German Championship.
Great Britain will be represented by Paula Moulton and Gary Lyness competing in Latin Combi.
Debutante competitors from Strictly Wheels will also be competing in the Combi Debutante sections.
The UK National Para Dance Sport Competition takes place on Saturday 22nd June in Bristol. Venue to be announced.
Now in its fourth consecutive year the competition is making its way round the country, this time to Bristol.
Wheelchair Dancers from all over the UK will attend including dancers from Strictly Wheels club hoping to retain their titles from 2018.
There will also be an Inclusive Dance Festival for anyone not wanting to compete but just to demonstrate or show off their dancing skills.
Entry deadline to be confirmed.
Full details on the Para Dance UK website.
Hosted by the Finnish Wheelchair Association the Suomi Open runs over the weekend of 2nd August – 4th August 2019 and includes not 1, not 2 but 3 separate competitions.
- WPDS Approved Championship
- Suomi Open International Championship
- Finnish National Championships
The WPDS Championship is open to all WPDS registered competitors in the usual categories.
The Suomi Open is open to all countries for competitors at all levels, débutante, amateur and top class.
We are hoping to send our top competitors Paula Moulton and Gary Lyness who will take part in the WPDS Approved Competition in Combi Latin and Freestyle events.
The competition is taking place at the resort town of Tampere.