The Pure Balboa Classic


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Open to couples of any skill level.

Prizes include:

Cash: $500 first prize — $250 second prize — $125 third prize.

Other: Trophies and merchandise vouchers and/or event passes.

  • This partnered contest is geared to feature today’s Balboa dancers dancing Pure Balboa/Closed position Balboa.
  • The judges will be asked to evaluate competitors based on their personal judging criteria and preferences.
  • Prelims: Couples will dance in heats to a minimum of three songs of three different tempos.
  • Finals: Finalists will have an all skate warmup followed by spotlights to DJed music and a final all at high tempo.