Rules Rock’n’Roll

WRRC ROCK’N’ROLL ARTISTIC AND ACROBATIC SCORING AND CALCULATION SYSTEM

Documents updated on 03.03.2023:

  • Rock’n’Roll Rules – new version: 1.8
    • added missing changes, decided on the Presidium meeting on 29.11.2022, about the RR Junior Category. We apologize for this mistake
15.01.2023: GENERAL ROCK’N’ROLL RULES – VERSION 1.7

ROCK’N’ROLL RULES ver. 1.8

  • Valid from 15.01.2023
  • Date of WRRC Presidium approval: 15.01.2023

Updated document:

  • 1.3 Table of categories: Table updated
  • 1.4.1: Multiple changes between the age groups within one year are not allowed.& Table updated
  • 1.4.2: Duration of dance
  • 1.4.2.1 For couples and Small Formations, the duration of dance starts with the first move of one of the dancers and ends with the “end pose”.
  • 1.4.3 Music: Please refer to document TR_0010_<last version> -Music guidelines for RR competitions Boogie Woogie NJS –Music Theory
  • §2 : RR MAIN CLASS FREE STYLE
    2.1.1.3.5 There will be no points deducted for not danced acrobatic figure groups for all rounds leading up to and including quarter-final round.
  • §3 : RR MAIN CLASS CONTACT STYLE
    3.1.1.3.6 There will be no points deducted for not danced acrobatic figure groups for all rounds leading up to and including quarter-final round.
  • §5 : RR CHILDREN, JUVENILES & JUNIORS
    5.1.3.1 A number of (4) acrobatic elements are obligatory from six (6) possible groups. No restriction on the number of performed combination and acrobatic elements inside one combination.
    Removal of obligatory acrobatic groups.

15.01.2022: SCORING MAIN CLASS FREE STYLE

SCORING MAIN CLASS FREE STYLE

Detailed descriptions of  the Main Class Free Style acrobatics – Version 1.1

  • Version 1.1, valid from 17.08.2021
  • Date of WRRC Presidium approval: 17.08.2021

Updated document:

  • Double Lateral Somersault allowed according to the description

 

 

15.01.2022: SCORING MAIN CLASS CONTACT STYLE

SCORING MAIN CLASS CONTACT STYLE

Detailed descriptions of  the Main Class Contact Style acrobatics – Version 1.1

  • Version 1.1, valid from 12.11.2021
  • Date of WRRC Presidium approval: 12.11.2021

Updated document:

  • §5 : the sentence ” Dive’s group can be performed only once.” was removed

 

The illustrated catalog is incorporated in the document SAFETY_LEVELS OVERVEIW

15.03.2022: ACROBATIC ROCK'N'ROLL ELEMENTS CODE OF POINTS

Acrobatic Rock’n’Roll Elements Code of Points, V. 1.0

New document, excerpt of the Code of Points from the WRRC Database (Acro-Calculator)

  • Version 1.0, valid from 01.01.2022
  • Date of WRRC Presidium approval: 11.03.2022

The purpose of this document is to list the acrobatic elements that can be announced in the categories, and to define the value of each element based on how it will be performed. This code of points is preponderant. The other documents -Safety level (TR_0005) and Scoring the acrobatics (TR_0002 & TR_0003) documents-are intended to supplement this document with illustrations and explanations.

01.01.2020: SCORING THE DANCE

Scoring the dance

  • Version 1.0, valid from 01.01.2020
  • Date of WRRC Presidium approval: 30.11.2019
  • Detailed descriptions of the basic Rock’n’Roll technique, and all the criteria important for dancers, trainers and judges
11.06.2021: SCORING FORMATIONS

SCORING FORMATIONS Version 1.1

  • Version 1.1, valid from 11.06.2021
  • Date of WRRC Presidium approval: 11.06.2021
  • Added new section: Quattro Formations
  • Detailed descriptions of dance and artistic requirements in Rock’n’Roll formations
  • Classification of allowed types of acrobatic elements in Rock’n’Roll formations

15.01.2022: WRRC SAFETY LEVELS OVERVIEW

WRRC SAFETY LEVELS

Detailed descriptions of safety levels for all classes

  • Version 1.1, valid from 15.01.2022
  • Date of WRRC Presidium approval: 15.01.2022

Updated document:

  • Safety Level 3 & Safety level 2 Clarifications:
    Formation categories: Four hands grips at least (on the body of partner who performs the acrobatic element) allow maximum 360° rotations.

 

MATERIALS FOR ROCK'N'ROLL OBSERVERS 2018
ACRO-CALCULATOR – PUBLIC VERSION
ACRO-CALCULATOR MANUAL

ACRO-CALCULATOR MANUAL

  • Detailed instructions for Acro-Trainers, how to enter the acrobatic programs in the registration system, and general use of the Registration or Public Acro-Calculator
    • Main Class Contact Style couples
    • Main Class Free Style couples
    • Main Class Formations

ACRO-CALCULATOR – MANUAL FOR FEDERATION ADMINISTRATORS

  • Detailed instructions for administrators of national federation, about assigning the couples to the acro-trainers