Things are really heating up and not just because it’s summertime! It’s also sizzling hot in the ballroom. But with the well ventilated spaces full [...]
To all the local dancing machines, and anyone with a competitive spirit, it’s time to shine those dancing shoes and get ready for the very [...]
Sarah Breck and I were proud to represent Lindy Hop at the US Open Swing Dance Championships in 2009.
In a "Strictly" Lindy contest we improvise to a song chosen by the DJ. Our content must be lindy hop, rather than balboa or Shag, or West Coast Swing. At the US open they have four "Strictly" divisions; West Coast Swing, Hand Dancing, St. Louis Shag, and Lindy Hop. At the end of those contests they top 5 of each Genré participate in a team battle.