Each category of the PRELIMINARY OF TANGO BUENOS AIRES FESTIVAL AND DANCE WORLD CUP 2019 will have one winning couple, who will automatically qualify to compete at the TANGO BUENOS AIRES FESTIVAL AND DANCE WORLD CUP 2019, starting in the semifinal rounds and representing the PRELIMINARY and not the city of origin or residence of the dancers, without exception. The first prize in each category will be provided by the Organization of the Preliminary and will consist of two tickets from the city of residence of winning couple to the City of Buenos Aires, including airfares and travel, accommodation and meal expenses for the days of the semifinals and finals of TANGO BUENOS AIRES FESTIVAL AND DANCE WORLD CUP 2019, in the month of August, in order to participate in this competition.
Being the Preliminary part of the European Continent, the winning couple is entitled to compete in the final rounds of the 10° European Tango Championship. The winning couple is the solely responsible for covering the costs of transfer and accommodation.
If the winning couple in any of the official categories renounces to participate in TANGO BUENOS AIRES FESTIVAL AND DANCE WORLD CUP 2019 from the semifinal instances, representing the PRELIMINARY, it will automatically also renounce to the prize consisting of two tickets to the City of Buenos Aires, accommodation and meal expenses, leaving both members of the couple unable to participate in TANGO BUENOS AIRES FESTIVAL & DANCE WORLD CUP 2019.
In those cases where the competition in one or both categories has lost its official character for not having the minimum of 10 participating couples, the Organization of the PRELIMINARY will be exempted from the obligation to grant the winning couple the prize consisting of two tickets, accommodation and meal expenses. In this case, the Organization may choose to offer alternative prizes for the non-official competition.
The organization may establish additional prizes, and all contestants will obtain the corresponding participation certificate. A couple’s registration and subsequent check‐in implies knowledge and acceptance of these Rules by each one of the participants.
The winning couple of the SECOND PLACE will receive honorable mentions and free registration for BENELUX AND NORDIC COUNTRIES 2020 championship in the same category.