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The lecturers are first rate on the last day of the 2014 Adjudicators' Congress in Stuttgart too.
They put the emphasis on the Latin dances as they are adjudicated with the Judging System 2.1, with all lecturers addressing particular Performance Assessment Standards for the four Components.
Sports Director Marco Sietas will speak on the topic of measures taken against competition fixing in DanceSport.
The General Knowledge Test - which is mandatory for all participants - is also administered on this final day.
Monday 11 Aug 2014 - Latin Dances
11:00 a.m. - Anti-Competition Fixing Measures by MARCO SIETAS
12:00 p.m. - Judging Technical Qualities by NATASA AMBROZ
01:15 p.m. - Break
01:30 p.m. - Judging Movement to Music by LENE JAMES
02:45 p.m. - Judging Partnering Skill by ANNA BEZIKOVA
04:00 p.m. - Break
04:15 p.m. - Judging Choreography and Presentation by PETER MAXWELL
05:30 p.m. - General Knowledge Test/English Listening Comprehension Test - New Applicants Only
06:30 p.m. - End of Congress
Participants may choose to attend one, two or all three days of the 2014 Adjudicators' Congress in Stuttgart. Here are the fees.
1 day CHF 100 (day 1) / EURO 85.-
2 days CHF 160 (day 2 and 3) / EURO 130.-
3 days CHF 200 / EURO 160.-