North American Irish Dance Championships (NAIDC)
Saturday, June 30 - Wednesday, July 4, 2018
The North American Irish Dance Championships (NAIDC) is held annually in North America over the first week of July and is hosted on a rotational basis by each region. The NAIDC is one of the premier Irish dance competitions worldwide and it is considered a secondary Oireachtas Rince na Cruinne qualifier for those dancers residing in North America.
City of Sails Championships 2018
Saturday August 4 - Sunday August 5, 2018
The brain child of teachers Leeann and Paula Doyle, City of Sails is the only multi-judge competition in New Zealand outside of the Nationals. As New Zealand's largest competition, it provides an opportunity for local dancers to dance against overseas competitors. Now in its 4th year, this competition welcomes dances from NZ, Australia, USA and the UK. City of Sails is delighted to be launching KILOGEAR CUT into New Zealand and can't wait for local dancers to benefit from this amazing gear.
Irish Dance Championships 2018
March 24 - April 1, 2018
This years event was held in Glasgow at the city’s Royal Concert Hall. Almost 15,000 dancers and supporters attended and competitors from as far as the states, Canada and Australia (and, of course, Ireland) competed in both the World Championships and the All Ireland Championships.
Visit our Irish Dance Championships page to check out all of our daily video diaries of the entire week!