Midland Swing Open is a World Swing Dance Council, West Coast Swing competition event. 4 Nights social dancing and 3 days workshops with Champion dancers from across the world. Come and join the fun at MSO.

Divisions we offer at MSO…

WSDC Jack & Jill – Novice, Intermediate, Masters, Advanced, Allstar/Champion
Other J&J divisions – Sophisticated J&J
Strictly Swing – Novice, Open
Routine Divisions – Classic, Showcase, Rising Star Tour, ProAm Female & ProAm Male

Competition Entry

We have added online registration for our event as well as being able to sign up at event registration up to one hour before competition session begins. If you need a Strictly Partner then feel free to post at our Facebook group.

Check out the rules for 2019 – MSO19 Rules

Online Competition Entry

Online Competition Entry


Routine divisions

Midland Swing Open offer a  Rising Star Tour division offering a global platform for the next generation of Classic & Showcase dancers.  This is a combined division which supports competitors to accumulate points across an annual tour. Creating a highlighted platform for dancers to gain experience and grow within their routine dancing.

Check out the 2019 Rising Star Tour Rules for further information and see the requirements for the division.

Advanced/Allstar/Routine division Promotion

We offer those competing in WSDC Advanced, Rising Star, Classic or Showcase a discounted pass of only £50.  This offer does not extend to ProAm students.  Allstars attend free of charge.

Remember to have fun

Come and compete and you’ll feel how supportive and encouraging we are.  Competing can be stressful at the best of times and we hope that you’ll find no better space within which you can express yourself freely.