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WSDC Newsletter
WSDC is now providing a monthly newsletter to its members. The newsletters are also available on the website.
The Points Registry Guidelines (PDF) has been updated!  New changes effective January 1, 2012 and will be reflected on any event held over New Year’s weekend

Event Directors - Please review the Registry Event Requirement document and the WSDC Name Usage document for your event to be a WSDC Registry Event.
Competitors Points Registry
Points, points and more points.  Check out the WSDC Competitors Points Registry and find out how you are doing!  Want to understand more about the points system? Read the Points Registry Guidelines (PDF).  If you're curious about the scoring system used, read the article on Relative Placement.   If you have any questions regarding your points, please contact our Competitor Liaison.
WSDC Education Library featuring Skippy Blair
The WSDC, Skippy Blair, and other top teachers provide tips and training on a wide variety of subjects in our ever growing education library.  Check out the WSDC Library which includes several Skippy Articles
WSDC Swing Dance Hall Of Fame
The WSDC is proud to sponsor a national Swing Dance Hall of Fame, honoring those members of the swing dance community whose long-term efforts and accomplishments have contributed to the growth and prestige of swing dancing on a national level.  A benefit of membership in the WSDC is the right to participate in the yearly Call for Nominations.  So, you, too, can be a part of this exciting process!  For information regarding the Hall of Fame, and a list of current inductees, Click Here.
WSDC Hall of Fame awards were presented over Thanksgiving at the US Open Swing Dance Championships. Congratulations to the 2010 Hall of Fame inductees Lynn Vogen and Barry Durand!!
Gift Memberships Available
Not sure what to give, give the gift of DANCE!  A membership to the World Swing Dance Council.  Gift Certificates are now available.  Contact Jim Tigges for more information.
Board of Directors
World Swing Dance Council Board of Directors for 2006
Left to Right:
Vic Damon, Skippy Blair, Dani Canziani, Annie Hirsch, Jim Tigges

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Other Member Sponsored Events

Member Registry Events

Event Date Event Name Event Location Contact Person

Apr. 17 - 20*, 2014 Seattle Easter Swing Seattle, WA Jim Minty

Apr. 17 - 20, 2014 Tulsa Spring Swing Tulsa, OK Jeanne DeGeyter

Apr. 24 - 27, 2014 Asian West Coast Swing Open - Swingvitation Singapore Wee Tze Yi

Apr. 24 - 28, 2014 Swing Dance America Milwaukee, WI Glen Miller

Apr. 25 - 27, 2014 Detonation Dance Manchester, UK Lee Easton

Apr. 25 - 27, 2014 KIWI Fest Kiev, Ukkraine Roman Cherednik

May 1 - 4, 2014 Swingin' Into Spring Hartford, CT Ken Mercik

May 2 - 4, 2014 Swingapalooza Gonzales, LA Bryan Jordan

May 8 - 11, 2014 MidAtlantic Dance Classic Washington DC Anita & Dale Huffman-Strawser / Sam Arvidson

May 5 - 12*, 2014 SwingDiego (The Superbowl of Swing) San Diego, CA Earl Pingel

May 1 - 4, 2014 IHSC Orlando, FL Billy Fajardo

May 15 - 18, 2014 Swingsation Queensland, Austalia Allan & Holly Skinner

May 16 - 19, 2014 Canadian Swing Championships Montreal, Quebec Tessa Cunningham

May 29-Jun 1, 2014 French Open Disney West Coast Swing Paris, France Olivier Massart

May 16 - 18, 2014 Hungarian Open Budapest, Hungary Adam Balasy / Rita Jori

May 16 - 18, 2014 S.O.Swing Medford, OR David Kahn / Rebecca Blust

May 17 - 20, 2014 The Texas Classic Houston, TX Kathi Bittner

May 22 - 25, 2014 DFW proAMjam Dallas, TX Lori Hayner

May 22 - 26, 2014 FreZno Dance Classic Fresno, CA Steve Zener

May 22 - 26*, 2014 USA Grand National Dance Championship Atlanta, GA Michael & LeAnn Norris

May 23 - 25, 2014 D-Townswing Dusseldorf, Germany Marc Heldt

May 23 - 26, 2014 Show-Me Showdown Springfield, MO Jim Criger

May 1 - 4, 2014 Spring Swing Stockholm, Sweden Ibirocay Regueria

May 29-Jun 1, 2014 Michigan Classic Dearborn, MI Douglas Rousar

June 6 - 8, 2014 Baltic Swing Sopot, Gdansk, Poland Wayne Powell / Agnieszka Dzierwa

June 6 - 9, 2014 Midwest Westie Fest Kansas City, MO Kyle Patel

June 6 - 8, 2014 NSW West Coast Swing Dance Championships Sydney, Australia Nicky Haslam / Julie Gunn

June 12 - 15, 2014 Dance N Play WCS Event Redmond, OR Cheryl Lyons

June 12 - 15, 2014 Jack & Jill O'Rama Anaheim, CA John Wheaton

June 13 - 15, 2014 Orange Blossom Dance Festival Orlando, FL Donna Steinfeld / Shawn Swaithes

June 13 - 15, 2014 Slingshot Swing Oslo, Norway Maria Akkuratnova

June 26 - 29, 2014 Colorado Country Classic Denver, CO Kay Bryan

June 26 - 29, 2014 Liberty Swing Championships New Brunswick, NJ John Lindo

July 2 - 6, 2014 GPSDC Annual July 4th Convention Phoenix, AZ George Pavlatos

July 26-Aug. 8, 2014 Sea Sun & Swing Camp La Grande Motte, France Paco Mas

July 3 - 7, 2014 Ft. Lauderdale Swing & Shag Beach Bash Ft. Lauderdale, FL Michele DeRosa

July 3 - 6, 2014 Wild Wild Westie Dallas, TX CJ Caraway

July 10 - 13, 2014 SinCity Swing Las Vegas, NV Parker Dearborn

July 11-13, 2014 Big Apple Country Dance Newark, NJ Anthony Lee

July 11 - 13, 2014 Portland Dance Festival Portland, OR Randy & Rhonda Shotts

TBD, 2014 Wisconsin Dance Challenge (ON HIATUS) Milwaukee, WI Vivian Hahn

July 17 - 20, 2014 Miami Dance Magic Miami, FL Bruce & Beth Perrotta

July 17 - 20*, 2014 Swingtime in the Rockies Denver, CO Tom Perlinger

July 17 - 20, 2014 Toronto Open Swing/Hustle Championships Toronto, Ontario Canada Mary Adams