BEST CHOREOGRAPHY – A routine that displayed the most original and artistic choreography.
BEST TECHNIQUE – A group that displayed a high level of training and dance technique throughout their performance.
MOST DYNAMIC – A routine that demonstrated the use of cannons, formations, transitions and unison executed correctly in performance.
BEST GENRE FUSION – A routine that displayed two genres merged together effortlessly within choreography and performance.
BEST PRESENTATION – A group that is well presented with clean and neat costuming that complements their choreography and theme.
BEST PERFORMANCE – A group that delivers the best connection with their performance and theme.
MOST ENTERTAINING – A group that is most enjoyable to watch and demonstrates a high level of performance.
MOST ORIGINAL – A group that has the most original concept for choreography and theming.
MOST CREATIVE – A group who has cleverly used props and costumes to make their routine stand out.
MOST OUTSTANDING – A piece that stands out from the rest and leaves an impact - from performance to choreography to execution. This award represents the judges’ overall favourite piece in each age category of each genre.