Rumba in the Jungle™ &

South African Open Dance Championships™

Entry Forms

Competitive / Dancesport Registration

About Rumba in the Jungle™ &

South African Open Dance Championships™

Rumba in the Jungle™(RITJ™) and South African Open Dance Championships™ (SAODC™) unite!!!

We are thrilled to take you back to memory lane in 2008 when RITJ™ and SAODC™ collaborated to bring you an unforgettable experience.    15 years later we return with the magical collaboration at the very same Mmabatho Convention Centre!!!

This promises to be an event filled with elegance, creativity and electrifying performances, Open to the ALL Dance Associations, allowing all dancers, regardless of Affiliation, to participate on the basis of their Freedom of Association and Freedom of Expression.

Taking it to the capital of Bokone Bophirima, we are again heading to Mmabatho Mafikeng fom 7 – 10 December 2023.

The  prestigious South African Colours will be handed out at the Official  South African Open Dance Championships™ (SAODC™).

This is the Official selection for Professionals to represent South Africa at the World Championships. Registered Amateur Championship dancers are eligible for South African Colours and can represent South Africa at the Amateur World Championships.

Dance Registrations

Entry Form Options

online entry form
manual entry form

Manual Form

Please download the form to your left, fill it in, then reupload it in the form below with your personal info:

    Please note: File max upload size is 20mb

    Competing Genres / Dance Styles

    Latin American
    Professional Ballroom Showdance
    Professional Latin Showdance
    Solo Ballroom
    Solo Latin
    Traditional Dance Groups
    Belly Dance Groups
    Hip Hop Groups
    Bhangra Groups
    Jazz Groups

    Adjudicating Panel

    The full panel of Adjudicators will be announced closer to the event


    Office No 18 NWDC Small Industries DP Kgotleng Street, Montshioa, 2747 North West Province, South Africa

    Tel: 018 011 0050

    Mobile: +27 82 928 3103