This is a competition where dancers compete in pairs to a set track. There will be approx 5-10 duos on the floor at one time, depending on style, each duo will wear a dancer number, and they will be recalled after each round. Dancers must remain on the spot when competing in this category. Dancers can compete in both styles.
Duos must compete in the category of the oldest dancer.
- Under 12
- Under 16
- 16 +
The DJ will play the following tracks for each age category. The track will be played from the beginning for approx 60 – 75 seconds. Dancers are permitted to choreograph 6 counts of 8, and then keep repeating this if they wish. There will be approx. 5 – 10 duos on the floor at one time.
For the final 5, each duo will have a 60 second spot, the music will start from the beginning each time.
Dancers can perform using any style they wish, but must use the tracks chosen, tracks are as follows:
Age Category Track Artist Album version Time
Under 12 Cake by the ocean DNCE Now! That’s what I call music! 94 3.38
Under 16 Wanna be startin’something Michael Jackson Thriller 6.02
16+ Schoolin’ life Beyonce 4 4.52
Please see below for lyrical duos music.
Please ensure you use the versions listed.
Please note that dancers only need to choreograph approx 60 – 75 seconds (starting at beginning of track). There will be approx 4 – 5 duos on the floor at a time and then for the lyrical duos final, they will be given solo spots of approx 60 – 75 seconds per duo (each slot will start at the beginning of the track).
Age Track Artist Album version Duration
Under 12 Army Ellie Goulding Now That’s what I call Music! 93! 3.36
Under 16 Take me home Jess Glynne Now that’s what I call music! 93! 3.31
16 + Stay with me Sam Smith In the lonely hour 2.52
To register please fill in the following form
- Each dancer must be a UDO member (you can sign up for free here – https://gb.udostreetdance.com/user/register )
- Dancers must remain in their permitted floor space whilst dancing.
- Dancers cannot touch the judges.
- Dancers must perform on the spot and cannot move around the dance floor.
- Dancers cannot perform acrobatics or any move they are not in full control of, i.e. – back flips in early rounds of a competition; such moves are only allowed in a FINAL where there is room on the dance floor. Judges are pre-advised not to recall anyone that has breached this rule.
- Clarification on ages, i.e. – if you are 8 you must compete in the Under 12, if you are 12 you must compete in under 16 and so on.
- Duos dance in the category of the eldest dancer eg: a 9 year old and 13 year old would compete in the under 16 category
- Breach of any of these rules will result in a warning or disqualification.
- Age appropriate clothing and footwear must be worn