Swing Dance Competition: Relative Placement Scoring System

Relative Placement Scoring System | Shuffle Projects

Have you ever wondered how Swing dance competitions are scored? Here is the answer. In this post I would like to explain you a widely accepted scoring system in the Swing dance world called Relative Placement. What is Relative Placement Relative Placement is a scoring system which provides a fair method to value each judge’s subjective vote.  It makes sure that every judge has an equal vote on the end result, no judge has more power than the other one. Consequently, one high or low judge is disregarded and favoritism or bias from a judge is avoided. How does Relative […]

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Swing Elite – A New Social Network for Swing Dance & Music Addicts

Three days ago, I read the first time about Swing Elite – The Social Network: Silvia Palazzolo was spreading the word on Facebook. Curious as I am, I promptly joined the network – as number 43 🙂 – and checked it out. Three questions appeared to me pretty soon. So I thought, I’m going to ask them Silvia directly. Interview with Silvia Palazzolo Silvia, who exactly is behind Swing Elite? Once upon a time Bruno Rossi and Vincenzo Buldrini were smoking a cigarette and Bruno told Vinz: why dont’ we make a swing social network? And Vinz was like… Mmmmm.. don’t […]

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Balboa Mini Workshop in Singapore 12.05.2010

NEWS FLASH – spontaneously organised by Sinclair Ang! During the stop over from my flight back from Sydney to Zurich, I’ll gonna teach in Singapore: SHUFFLE BABY, SHUFFLE! Balboa mini workshop by Christian Bossert – Balboa addict, Swing dance instructor and DJ, directly from Zurich Switzerland. Learn one of the Balboa Shuffle steps and get an awesome technique to dance to the fastest music! Where: Popstars City, Robertson Walk, #02-05, Singapore Date/Time: 12.05.2010 7.30-9pm Level: all, Balboa basic steps required Shoes: don’t forget to bring shoes with leather soles! Costs: S$ 32 Registration: Not necessary, just turn up.

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Balboa Mini Workshop in Glebe Sydney 17.04.2010

SHUFFLE BABY, SHUFFLE! Balboa mini workshop just before “Swing @ The Roxbury” by Christian Bossert – Balboa addict, Swing dance instructor and DJ, directly from Zurich Switzerland. Learn one of the Balboa Shuffle steps and get an awesome technique to dance to the fastest music! Where: The Roxbury Hotel, 182 St Johns Road, Glebe NSW 2037 Date/Time: 17.04.2010 7-8pm Level: all, Balboa basic steps required Shoes: don’t forget to bring shoes with leather soles! Costs: AUD 20 (entry fee for “Swing @ The Roxbury” is included!) Registration: Not necessary, just turn up. Event is published on Facebook Any questions? Please […]

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