Amateur Social

Open to those that are new to competition or do not regularly place in regional Lindy Hop competitions. This is the contest pairs you with random partners in the preliminary rounds. Finalists will be randomly paired with a professional dancer!


  • All skate heats, 3 songs each heat.
  • 6 leaders and 6 followers will advance to the next round. 2 alternate leaders and 2 alternate followers will also be chosen in the event of final round no-shows.
  • Music will be provided by DJ.
  • 3 Tempo: 170 – 150 – 180 BPM
  • The top 6 Leaders & 6 Followers will be paired with a teacher.
  • There will be 4 all skate heats with 3 couples in each heat.
  • Each heat will dance one song for 1:30.
  • Tempo: 160 BPM
  • Music will be provided by DJ.
  • Judges will place both Leaders & Followers 1st-6th