Royal Palm Chapter, USA DanceUSA Dance National Qualifying Event (NQE)

Competitor Registration

Royal Palm DanceSport Championships

USA Dance National Qualifying Event (NQE)
And WDSF Open

World DanceSport Federation (WDSF)

February 28-29, 2020

In Sunny South Florida

Registration Now Open!

Click Here To Register NOW!

  • For Events Offered, Fees, Deadlines, Rules, and Registration Information,
    See Information for Competitors
  • The Link in the blue box above will take you to our O2cm Login screen to register online.
    Follow the instructions there (including those at the bottom of the login screen on how to obtain the now required O2cm RIN Number).
    For those with questions on how to use O2cm, Click Here for Step-By-Step Instructions on How to Register Online via O2cm
  • Mark Tabor, owner of O2cm, has advised us that Competitors registering now in 2019 for National Qualifying Events at any 2020 NQE should renew your USA Dance Membership NOW, before you Register, in order to be sure you are counted in O2cm’s automatic tabulation of who qualifies for Nationals. If you try to register for one of those Events and get a pop-up error message saying your Membership is not current or not recognized, you can solve this by renewing your Membership for 2020 NOW.

    USA Dance confirms that you CAN renew your Athlete Membership NOW, and it will be good until December 31, 2020. Click Here to Login and Renew your membership NOW. Or, Click Here to join USA Dance Now, and your Athlete Membership will be good until December 31, 2020.   Athlete Membership is required for all Amateur Qualifying Events.

  • If you have questions, please e-mail us at:
To all Competitors:

Thank you for the Overwhelming Response to our February 9, 2019 NQE & WDSF Open Competition here in Sunny South Florida!!

Our February 28-29, 2020 Royal Palm DanceSport Championships NQE & WDSF Open – a Two-Day and Two-Evening Competition, with a Buffet Dinner & Spectacular Professional Show included on Saturday Evening, Practice Rounds on Thursday Evening, and a Dance Camp on Sunday – is going to be an even bigger and even more Exciting and Fun Event!!   See our Preliminary Schedule.

Competitor Registration is NOW OPEN!!

We can’t wait to see all of you at the 2020 Royal Palm DanceSport Championships NQE & WDSF Open on February 28 and 29, 2020 in Sunny South Florida!

Warm regards,

Connie Barnhart Koontz
Organizer & President, USA Dance Royal Palm Chapter # 6016
On behalf of Lee Fox, Vice President & Co-Chair, David-Koontz, Member, Organizing Committee, and our Whole Board of Directors and Organizing Team!

Click HERE to see Check-In Procedures at the Competition.

Pay your Competitor Fees Online when you Register.

To qualify for a Stated Fee Rate,
All Fees must be paid and received by the applicable Fee Deadline.
See Fees & Deadlines on Your Applicable Competitor Info page.

If you prefer to register using paper forms, See Below.

Purchase your Shuttle Passes, Premier (VIP) Evening Seating,
and Printed Programs as part of your Competitor Registration, or you can:

Purchase Shuttle Passes
And Printed Programs on the Tickets Page of this website

Coming Soon:

Discounted Competitor Registration for the Dance Camp
on Sunday, March 1

Purchase Spectator Tickets Online
for your Friends & Family

Competitors do not need to purchase Spectator Tickets for yourselves.
Your Competitor Pass covers:

  • All your Entries (except WDSF & Pro/Am or Teacher/Student entries, which require an additional per Event Entry Fee);
  • Your admission to the Ballroom for all Four Sessions (Friday Daytime, Friday Evening, Saturday Daytime, and Saturday Evening)
  • Snacks and grapes on Friday Evening;
  • Hot Buffet Dinner on Saturday Evening ($25 Value), plus
  • Spectacular Professional Show during the Saturday Evening Session!



Thank you for registering for the
2020 Royal Palm Dancesport Championships NQE & WDSF Open!

We look forward to seeing you at the Competition!!

If you have any questions, please e-mail


If you would prefer to register using paper Registration Forms, Pro/Am and Am T/S Teachers, CLICK HERE. Others, please contact, to receive paper Registration Forms for our 2020 Competition by e-mail. Please specify what type of paper Registration Forms you need: For Amateur Couples, for Pro/Am or Teacher/Student Couples, or for Professional Couples.

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Disclaimer Required by USA Dance:

“No responsibility for loss or theft of articles left in changing rooms, ballrooms, hotel rooms, or other event facilities can be accepted by USA Dance. Nor can USA Dance be held liable for injury sustained by persons attending the event; it being hereby stated that persons attending the event do so at their own risk. All persons attending this event, whether as spectators, Athletes, officials, or guests of the organizer, shall be bound by the rules of USA Dance for those portions of the event sanctioned by USA Dance. All Athletes may be subject to drug testing by the WDSF or USA Dance.”

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Count Down to Our Next Competition - February 28-29, 2020

USA Dance National Qualifying Event (NQE)

World DanceSport Federation (WDSF)

The Royal Palm DanceSport Championships NQE
February 28-29, 2020 in Sunny South Florida!!
USA Dance National Qualifying Event (NQE) & WDSF Open
Open to the World!   WDSF Open Events Included!

The Annual USA Dance Royal Palm DanceSport Competition,
sponsored & organized by USA Dance, Royal Palm Chapter # 6016, and now in it's 17th year,
is one of the most highly regarded
dancesport competitions in Florida and in the United States.
We welcome Amateur, Pro/Am, and Professional competitor couples
from around the United States, Canada, and the World!

Competition Sponsors & Principal Donors:


Dancing Videos
Order your Videos in advance or at the Competition
Purple Tiger
Hair & Makeup - Text 941-266-1515
for Appointment (at our Host Hotel)
Moondance Studios - Photography
View & purchase your Photos
at the Competition
The Ballroom Shop 2 - Shoes, Costumes, Dancewear, Jewelry
Shoes, Costumes,
Dancewear, Jewelry