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Which Level to Choose

General notes:

at a recognized national modern jive championship at or prior to VMJC 2019, then you must advance to the next level.

Recognized national Modern Jive championships are: CMJ Champs/Australian Ceroc Dance Championships, VMJC, QMJC, Gold Coast Champs, NZ Nationals, and West Australian Modern Jive Champs.


Please note: Modern Jive competition is about being open, honest and fair in your decision to compete at a particular level. You should know what level you are – if in doubt, ask your teacher/director. It may not be possible to squeeze you into a lower level at the last minute so make sure you register at the correct level.

Special Dispensation (Champions Only)
If you have not placed in champions & not competed in the last 4 years, you are eligible to apply for dispensation to compete at advanced at the discretion of the Directors.

Teachers
In all levels the Modern Jive teacher is eligible to dance one level higher than their current Modern Jive teaching level

Beginner Progression – May dance at Intermediate Level or above.
Intromediate or Bridging Class - May dance at Intermediate Level or above.
Beginner Mainstream – May dance at Intermediate Level or above.
Intermediate Mainstream – May dance at Advanced Level or above.
Advanced Mainstream/ Specialised workshops – May dance at Advanced or above.
Directors/Professional Dancers – May dance at a minimum of Advanced unless they are a Winning Champions leveled dancer.
Hosts of the Championship - are eligible to enter Teams Only