PREPARATON FOR DANCE COMPETITION
What does competition preparation look like?
If you are well prepared, there is nothing to worry about. Are you planning to participate in the next big dance competition? Do you think that you are ready to win the most prestigious award? Do you want to know how to prepare for the biggest dance competition of your life? Well, we all know that there are many dancers participating in every competition. That is why you have to plan, practice and give your best. Here are the steps that you have to follow to prepare for competition.
Excitement is important.
Be excited about participating in competition, because it will increase your level of energy tremendously. It will lift your confidence, allow you to plan ahead for the competition and give you drive – all the way.
Complete registration and make reservations.
A common mistake for most people is leaving registering for the competition as the last step. You should know that if you will miss the deadline for registration, all your hard work will be wasted. That is why you should register for the competition as soon as possible. Also, when you have registered and know that you will compete, it will change the quality of every practice, because your mind knows that the competition date is confirmed instead of wondering around without target or goal.
You have to focus on other aspects like:
• Packing list
• Costume and makeup
Complete the entire process and make sure that you are aware of all the rules and regulations because that is the only way you can win.
Set your goals.
Once you are done with the registration process, you can move on to the next step. You have to practice all the dance moves and assure that everything is in order. You have to set your goals on how you are going to practice for the competition.
Plan, practice and repeat.
You have to plan your entire dance routine, costume and make sure that you get some help from your coaches. Start practicing what you have planned. Always keep your plan next to you during practices. Read the planning process every time you feel no confidence so you get motivated and have a better idea what to do next. It will improve your performance. Keep repeating your plan and execute!
Prepare your costume and makeup for competition.
Your costume should reflect your personality, style and make you feel good. Your makeup needs to look professional because that is the additional way you can show your individuality in competition. Make sure that your costume is elegant and unique.
Relax your team and enjoy your performance.
Keep motivated and enjoy the excitement. You cannot always stay serious regarding the competition because it will create a frustrating situation. Motivate yourself and your partner to give their best, and reward yourself after every great performance and enjoy your progress.
No doubt when you are planning and preparing for the competition, there will be some stress on your shoulders. But it will help you to step into a higher level as a competitor. Once you know that you gave your very best, you will grow faster and get inspired by your thoughts and plans. Just remember – if you feel stressed, just say normal and be prepared for it. If you plan well, nothing is impossible. Plan everything strategically, be yourself on the dance floor and enjoy. Competition is the best environment in which to grow quickly.