WESTERN PRE OIREACHTAS CHAMPIONSHIPS FEIS

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					                 THE MCBRIDE SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCE
                                                Presents

WESTERN U.S. PRE-OIREACHTAS CHAMPIONSHIPS
                   & FEIS
                                    (EAST BAY FEIS)
                                  OCTOBER 15 – 16, 2011
      DOWNTOWN OAKLAND MARRIOTT AND CONVENTION CENTER
                                     Hotel Accommodations
                                  Downtown Oakland Marriott
                                       1001 Broadway
                                        Oakland CA
              McBride School/Irish Dance Group Rate: $109.00 per night
          Room Block is limited at this rate. Please reserve by October 1, 2011
                           For Reservations call: 510.451.4000
 Online reservations available at www.feisinfo.com and www.mcbrideirishdancers.com
                       Saturday October 15: All U12 Competitions
                  Sunday, October 16 – All 12/O and Adult Competitions
                                            Adjudicators
                                Shaun Casey                  Colorado
                               Donny Golden                 New York
                               Mary McElroy                   Ireland
                                  Pat Hall                   Arizona
                               Christina Ryan              Pennsylvania
                                    TBA

                                             Musicians
                             Chris McLoughlin               New York
                              Niall Mulligan                New York
                               Doug Lowder                  California
                                   TBA



                     ONLINE ENTRIES AT WWW.FEISINFO.COM
                         Entry Deadline: September 24, 2011
                         All entries must be accompanied by appropriate fees
               Entries and Payments after September 24, 2011 will be subject to late Fees

  The Western U.S. Pre-Oireachtas Championships & Feis is registered with, and follows the rules of,
                   the North American Feis Commission, President Pat Watkins.

     The McBride School is registered with An Coimisiun Le Rince Gaelacha, Dublin Ireland, and
          The Irish Dance Teachers Association of North American, Western U.S. Region

    The Gerry Campbell Perpetual Senior Belt – Celtic Fling Feis, Harrisburg, PA – June 25, 2011
    The Robert Gabor Perpetual Junior Trophy – Montreal Feis, Quebec, Canada – May 21, 2011
  The George Sweetnam Perpetual Minor Trophy – Feis at the Falls, Niagara, NY – August 13, 2001
      NAFC Under 15 Music Scholarship Competition – Peach State Feis, Georgia – May 7, 2011
NAFC 15 & Over Music Scholarship Competition – West Virginia Feis, Pittsburg, WV – March 26-27, 2011
                         Western U.S. Pre-Oireachtas Championships & Feis Syllabus
FIRST FEIS - Flat Rate $20.00 Soft shoes
Dance /Category             U6                    U8                U10          U12               12 & 0
Reel                         1                    5                  9            13                 17
Lt. Jig                      2                    6                 10            14                 18
Slip Jig                     3                    7                 11            15                 19
Single Jig                   4                    8                 12            16                 20
First Feis Rule: Dancers in First Feis Category may not repeat in Beginner 1 dances

BEGINNER 1 - Flat Rate: $20.00 Soft shoes; $15 Hard Shoes
Dance /Category       U5          U7             U8           U9           U10         U11      U12         12 & O
Reel                  097        101            108          115           122         129      136          143
Lt. Jig               098        102            109          116           123         130      137          144
Slip Jig              099        103            110          117           124         131      138          145
Single Jig            100        104            111          118           125         132      139          146
Hard Jig               -         105            112          119           126         133      140          147
Hornpipe               -         106            113          120           127         134      141          148
St. Patrick’s Day      -         107            114          121           128         135      142          149
Beginner 1 Rule: Must not have won 1st, 2nd or 3rd in any dance entered.

BEGINNER 2 - Flat Rate: $20.00 Soft shoes; $15 Hard Shoes
Dance /Category        U7              U8              U9         U10            U11         U12         12 & O
Reel                  201              208             215        222            229         236          243
Lt. Jig               202              209             216        223            230         237          244
Slip Jig              203              210             217        224            231         238          245
Single Jig            204              211             218        225            232         239          246
Hard Jig              205              212             219        226            233         240          247
Hornpipe              206              213             220        227            234         241          248
St. Patrick’s Day     207              214             221        228            235         242          249
Beginner 2 Rule: Must not have won 1st, or 2nd in any dance entered

NOVICE - Flat Rate: $20.00 Soft shoes; $15 Hard Shoes
Dance/Category          U7         U8        U9        U10        U11          U12        U13       U15  15 & O
Reel                    301       308        315       322        329          336        343       350    357
Lt. Jig                 302       309        316       323        330          337        344       351    358
Slip Jig                303       310        317       324        331          338        345       352    359
Single Jig              304       311        318       325        332          339        346       353    360
Hard Jig                305       312        319       326        333          340        347       354    361
Hornpipe                306       313        320       327        334          341        348       355    362
Traditional Set         307       314        321       328        335          342        349       356    363
Novice Rule: Must not have won 1st in any dance entered. If 10 or more competitors are in any novice competition,
1st and 2nd place move to Prizewinner. Less than 10 competitors and only 1st place moves to Prizewinner.

PRIZEWINNER - Flat Rate $20.00 Soft shoes; $15 Hard Shoes
Dance/Category         U7       U8         U9        U10       U11          U12         U13      U15 15 & O
Reel                  401      408        415        422        429         436         443      450      457
Lt. Jig               402      409        416        423        430         437         444      451      458
Slip Jig              403      410        417        424        431         438         445      452      459
Single Jig            404      411        418        425        432         439         446      453      460
Hard Jig              405      412        419        426        433         440         447      454      461
Hornpipe              406      413        420        427        434         441         448      455      462
Traditional Set       407      414        421        428        435         442         449      456      463
Prizewinner Rule: Must have won 1st in dance entered as a novice. (See Novice Rule for moving to PW if more
than 10 dancers in Novice Competition
                          Western U.S. Pre-Oireachtas Championships & Feis Syllabus

ADULTS - Flat Rate: $20.00 Soft shoes; $15 Hard Shoes
Dance/Category       Beginner          Novice       Prizewinner              RULES:
Reel                   501               508            515                  Beginner: Must not have placed 1st, 2nd or
Lt. Jig                502               509            516                  3rd in Dance Entered.
Slip Jig               503               510            516
Single Jig             504               511            518                  Novice: Must NOT have placed 1st or 2nd
Hard Jig               505               512            519                  in Dance Entered.
Hornpipe               506               513            520
St. Patrick’s Day      507                -              -                   Prizewinner: Must have placed 1st in
Traditional Set          -               514            521                  Novice in each dance entered.

Adult Hornpipe Trophy Special - $10.00
                 Beginner    Novice              Prizewinner      Rule: Dancer must enter Special at level of Hornpipe.
Traditional         522          523                  525         One hornpipe step, right and left leg, down the line.
Hornpipe

Adult Team Dancing Flat Fee: $5.00 for Beginners; $10.00 Flat Fee for Opens
                2 Hand Reel     3 Hand Reel      4 Hand Book 6 Hand Book 8 Hand Book
Beginner            531              532             533              534              -
Open                535              536             537              538             539
Rule: Beginner Dancer must be entered in a minimum of 1 Beginner Solo Dance as B1 or B2 at this Feis

Boys Light Jig Special - $10.00
                        U8                U10                U12                12 & O
B1- B2                 601                603                605                  607
Nov/Prizewinner        602                604                606                  608
Rule: Dancer must enter Special at level of Light Jig. Two light jig steps, right and left
leg.

Girls Reel Special - $10.00
                     U7      U8          U9          U10       U11        U12        12/O      U13      U15      15/O
B1- B2               611     613        615          617       619         621        623         -      -         -
Nov/Prizewinner      612     614        616          618       620         622          -      624      625      626
Rule: Dancer must enter Special at level of Reel.    One reel step, right and left leg down the line.

Children’s Hospital Treble Reel Special - $10.00
                      U8             U10           U12            12/O             U13           U15           15/O
B1 – B2               631            633           635             637              -              -             -
Nov/Prizewinner       632            634           636              -              638           639           640
Rule: Dancer must enter Special at level of Hard Shoe. One treble reel step, right and left leg down the line.

Kathleen Deely Braten Perpetual Memorial Cup (No Fee)
Rule: Open to First Feis and Beginner 1 Dancers Under 9 years old that place 1st in any of the Four Soft Shoe
Dances Offered at this Feis. Dance off Special will take place shortly after results of First Feis and B1 Competitions
have been announced/posted. Dancers will dance one reel step, right and left leg, down the line for the Perpetual
Cup. If your dancer is eligible please stay available for the Dance off.
                          Western U.S. Pre-Oireachtas Championships & Feis Syllabus
                                     CHAMPIONSHIP REQUIREMENTS:
  Reel or Slip Jig, Hard Jig or Hornpipe, Set Dance of Choice except for U9, which are required to dance a
  traditional set dance. Awards will be given for each solo round in addition to the overall Championship.
   Any Championship with fewer than 3 entries WILL BE COMBINED WITH NEXT HIGHEST AGE GROUP.
                          Teachers will be notified of any combined championship.
Preliminary Championships - $35.00 Flat Fee; Treble Reel $10.00
                  U9       U10      U11       U12      U13      U14                U15     U16    U17    17/0
                   Trad Set
Preliminary         701      702         703       704     705         706         707     708    709    710
Championship
Preliminary         731      732         733       734     735         736         737     738    739    740
Treble Reel
Rule: Must not have won two (2) Firsts in Preliminary Competitions.

Open Championships - $35.00 Flat Fee; Treble Reel $10.00
                 U9      U10      U11     U12      U13           U14         U15     U16    U17    U19   19/O
                   Trad Set
Open                711       712     713      714      715      716         717     718    719    720   721
Championship
Open                741       742     743      744      745      746         747     748    749    750   751
Treble Reel

Edward McBride Memorial Cup special - $10.00
                      U10             U12           U14               U16             16/O
                       756            757            758              759             760
Rule: Must be entered in Preliminary or Open Championship – One Slow Jig Step, Right and Left Leg down
the line

Beginner Team Dancing - $5.00 Flat Fee (Dancer Must Be Confined to Beginner Dancing)
                      U8             U10               U12               12/O
2 Hand Reel           801            804               807               810
3 Hand Reel           802            805               808               811
6 Hand Book           803            806               809               812
Rule: Beginner Dancer must be entered in a minimum of 1 Beginner Solo Dance as B1 or B2 at this Feis.

Open Team Dancing – $10.00 Flat Fee (Dancer confined to open or beginner/open mixed)
                        U8             U10              U12          U15           15/O
2 Hand Reel             821            826               831         836           841
3 Hand Reel             822            827               832         837           842
4 Hand Book             823            828               833         838           843
6 Hand Book             824            829               834         839           844
8 Hand Book             825            830               835         840           845
Rule: All Novice /Prizewinner must be entered in Open Teams.
                           Western U.S. Pre-Oireachtas Championships & Feis Syllabus


                                                    ENTRY FEES


Soft Shoes                    $20.00 flat fee                 Championship:                $35.00
Hard shoes                    $15.00 flat fee                 Treble Reel:                 $10.00

Figures                       $5.00 flat fee (confined to
                              Beginners only)
                              $10.00 flat fee (Opens or       Feis Age: Competitor’s age will be determined as of
                              Beginner/Open mixed)            January 1, 2011

All Specials (Except for      $10.00 per special entered
Kathleen Deely Special)

Maximum Family Entry          $125.00
Fee (specials not included)

Family Admission Fee:         $15.00 per family

Late Fees: Entries after September 24, 2011        $10.00
           Entries after October 1, 2011           $15.00

Entry Deadline September 24, 2011

Entries by MAIL or Online Confirmations with Check          Payment Information: Credit Card or Paypal is accepted
to:                                                         for payment of on-line entries.
             East Bay Feis
             c/o Feis Productions                           Checks should be payable to: McBride Irish Dancers
             Post Office Box 1474
             Solvang, CA 93464
Online Entries: Feis Productions                            NO REFUNDS AFTER ENTRIES ARE PROCESSED.
                www.feisinfo.com

                   Entry Fees:
Solos/Championships                     $
Specials:                               $
Figures:                                $
Family Admission Fee                    $ 15.00
Total:                                  $


The Western U.S. Pre-Oireachtas Championships & Feis (East Bay Feis) and any organization and vendor affiliated with
    the same, including, but not limited to the Downtown Oakland Marriott and Convention Center, will not be held
  responsible or liable for personal injury, property loss and/or damage. By entering this Feis, the entrant and/or the
      entrant’s parent or legal guardian agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Western U.S. Pre-Oireachtas
Championships & Feis (East Bay Feis), the Feis Committee, Feis Volunteers, Vendors, Oakland Downtown Marriott and
    Convention Center, and the McBride School of Irish Dance for any liabilities or personal injury as a result of the
                                                 entrant’s participation.

				
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