Dance For Life
Tanečný šport na vozíčku

Athletes with a physical disability that affect the lower limbs are eligible to participate in Wheelchair Dance Sport.

Athletes are classified according to their functional abilities, based on sport-specific tests, which include:
- Wheel control - Ability to accelerate and stop the wheel by either hand
- Push function - Ability to control wheelchair movement while pushing and while in hand contact with the dance partner
- Pull function - Ability to control wheelchair movement while pulling and while in hand contact with the dance partner
- Full arm function - Ability to perform a controlled movement of the free arm reaching full extension of the joints and full co-ordination
- Trunk rotation - Ability to fully rotate the trunk without losing balance.

From these tests, athletes are placed into one of two classes:
LWD 1: 14 points or less
LWD 2: more than 14 points.

Slovenský paralympijský výbor
Benediktiho 5
Telefón: +421 905 297 222

Slovak Dance Sport Federation, Slovak Paralympic Committee

Slovak Paralympic Committee and Slovak Dance Federation
"Dance For Life"

Combi and Duo, Class 1 and Class 2
IPC WDS Rules and Regulations applied

Ballroom and Latin American ST – Waltz, Tango, Viennese waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep LA – Samba, Cha cha, Rumba, Paso Doble, Jiv

Only results from athletes who have been licensed by IPC WDS (including partners) will be taken in consideration for inclusion in the results and ranking list

no later than November 14th, 2012

There will be only one panel of international classifiers therefore there will be no protest opportunity (the classification panel will be appointed by IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport). After receiving the Final Entries the NPCs will be informed who are the athletes to be classified.
The athletes need to bring with them the IPC WDS Medical information form completed in English according to the IPC WDS Rules and Regulations.

All delegates: 30,– euro per person (athletes, trainers, attendants, etc.) and including transportation in Bratislava arrivals – hotel – departures and hotel – competition hall). It works only from the official hotel of the competition.
In case of other accommodation the Fee could be different.

For more information see Accommodation attachment

the organizer is not liable for injuries or damage of participants’ property

Slovak Dance Sport Federation
Račianska 109/C
831 02 Bratislava