WHAT IS TIMISOARA TANGO OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP?

Open

TIMISOARA TANGO OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP is a Tango Contest which is open to everyone: young and old, amateurs and professionals. We are open to all styles which respect the ronda. We are looking forward to welcoming a diverse range of couples from all around the world! NO PRIOR COMPETITION EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY – JUST AN OPEN MIND AND A DESIRE TO HAVE FUN!!!

Connects

TIMISOARA TANGO OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP connects: Local, national and international tango schools, milongas and fashion designers support the first contest of Timisoara!

Fair

TIMISOARA TANGO OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP stands for fairness: We will have as judges known and respected tango personalities from different backgrounds, styles and generations. Highest and lowest ratings will be deleted. All results will be published!

Explore

TIMISOARA TANGO OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP invites you to explore yourself and YOUR tango. We invite you to meet tango lovers from all around the world, to exchange, get inspired and have a great time!

Rewards

TIMISOARA TANGO OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP rewards FOUR couples with outstanding prices: Categories will be Tango de Pista, Tango Contrapunto. Each category will have 2 Divisions: Novato for those with less than 3 years of dance experience, and Veterano for those with more than 3 years.

Diversity Friendly

TIMISOARA TANGO OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP is looking very much forward to welcoming same sex couples and couples in reverse roles. We celebrate diversity and dance personalities of all kind!


Program

Friday:
21:00 – 23:00 – Qualification round and Semi-finals

Saturday:
21:00 – 23:00 – Finals and awards ceremony


Prizes

Each winner of each category will receive a cash prize of 100 euro, full passes and milonguero passes to international tango festivals. The winners of both Tango de Pista and Contrapunto will perform at the Sunday Grand Milonga. Register, have fun, and enjoy our great prizes!!!

Registration

Registration for the Timisoara Tango Open Championship can be done through the Tango Story registration form which can be found here.