Battle for the rendezvous Plaques

Special thanks to Joel Plys for allowing the original Rendezvous prizes to be used once more at our event.

Battle for the Rendezvous plaque. Join our three-round, winners-take-all competition taking place on Friday and Saturday!

Our winning couple will receive two championship plaques engraved with the signatures of Balboa legends like Maxie Dorf, Hal Takier, Anne Mills and many more. They will also have their names added to the Balboa Rendezvous winners' plaque, originally created for the International Balboa Championships held in the historic Balboa Pavilion in Newport Beach, CA. 

This strictly competition will feature three rounds: Pure Balboa, Bal-Swing & Anything Goes. 

Entrance will be $25 per couple, pre-register or  payable on the day of the contest. 



Contest Schedule:

Friday Night (First and second band break)

Pure Balboa Challenge: The name says it all. Tap out to fifteen couples, who will go on to round two. Then, a tap out to top 5 for Pure Bal Finals. Spotlight finals during 2nd band break; there will be a special prize for the 1st place couple from this round. 

​Saturday After Classes (4 pm at YSBD)

Rendezvous Cup Semi-Finals: Show us your best Bal-Swing! The top five couples from round two will battle it out in our Saturday night finals.

Saturday Night (second band break)

Battle for the Rendezvous Cup: Anything goes! Winners will receive two plaques proudly displaying the signatures of many of the Balboa greats, originally created for the Balboa Rendezvous' International Balboa Championships.

2018 Champions: Andreas and Jennifer

2017 Champions: Bobby and Annabel