Policies & Conduct

Benji Schwimmer with curious U.S.A. Service men & women at Upstate Dance Challenge 2016.

Benji Schwimmer with curious U.S.A. Service men & women at Upstate Dance Challenge 2016.

Upstate Dance Challenge, formerly Vermont Swing Dance Championships, has always made social dancing and fun a priority. In addition, we aim to provide dancers with opportunities to learn from top professionals and to compete for WSDC points in the role of their choice (“de-gendered” contests”.

We believe that integrity – in our professional staff as well as our expectations of attendees – is crucial to ensuring that this annual event weekend is enjoyable, fun, and safe for everyone who attends.

To this end, we have adopted the following policies, which we ask that all staff and attendees familiarize themselves with and adopt:

We thank Dave Moldover & Kay Newhouse of Dance Jam Productions for his permission to adopt Dance Jam’s policies.