Countdown till World's Country Championship
Competitive Country Dancing
United Country Western Dance Council (UCWDC) is an organization that promotes Country-western dance, worldwide, both as art form and as a competitive sport.
Each year they host several dance competitions throughout what is know as a season. Each season beings in the Spring and leads up to a prestigious Championship in the Winter known as WORLDS. Students and professionals of all levels work throughout the year/season to achieve eligibility to partake in this challenging event.
Country music’s diversity naturally calls for a wide variety of dance styles. Pulling from the foundations, established by Ballroom Dance Organizations, the fun and welcoming atmosphere of the UCWDC proudly recognizes Waltz, Cha Cha, East Coast Swing, West Coast Swing, Progressive Two Step, Nightclub Two Step, Triple Two Step and Polka as their forms of dance sport.
There is something for everyone and you’ll find people of all ages and abilities all over the world who participate socially or competitively in country western dance
Competitive Students Enrolled in 2018 Season
World ranked professionals Lucas and Stacey Aldrich (Newman) are ranked 2nd in the UCWDC World Crystal Division 2. They placed this way in the 8 dance challenge which asks competitors to do a mix of Country, Ballroom, Latin and Swing styles back to back against other professionals from around the world. They are excited to share their professional passion with you and love to start out new students as well as hone seasoned competitors !