Brought to you by the NZ Federation of Dance Teachers – A Freedom to Dance event – proudly sponsored by Porirua City Council


Kia ora! Nau mai, haere mai! and Welcome.  PLease note we have changed the date to 4th and 5th december due to covid conditions


We will be running this year’s Championship as long as the COVID-19 alert level remains at level 1.  Please note that COVID tracing will still be required and we encourage the use of good hand hygiene.

We’re excited to be bringing you the 71st Championship event, being held on 4th and 5th of December at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua, Wellington.

Rich in history and with national titles up for grabs, this is the main event on the  New Zealand dance-sport calendar.

We are proud to run this event under the Freedom to Dance banner.   

If you’re involved in dance or just love to watch it, you’ll want to join us for two days of spectacular dancing across all three styles of dancesport: Ballroom, New Vogue and Latin American.

his competition will run under the rules of the New Zealand Recreational Dance Inc. (NZRDI)  

Hei konā mai!

Doug Pouwhare – Event Organiser

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Update for the NZODC21 - COVID Delta Update September -

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So pleased it's rescheduled and not camcelled 🙂

Update for the NZODC21 - COVID Delta Update -

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Thanks for the update Doug - will keep our fingers crossed 🤞🏻

Rachel Wilson Keira Dawson Meg Heaps update today 😬

Fingers and toes crossed everyone!

Erena Sharyn

The Syllabus of Events has been updated to include the day the event will be danced. In addition you can find a link to the NZRDI Rules and Guidelines to assist you with the C Grade entries. C Grade under the NZRDI rules is restricted syllabus. Everything you need can be found in Appendix 1.
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