Prizes

The Steve Marris Trophy

Awarded to the team with the highest overall score, including character scores.


The Tyzack Shield

Awarded to the team with the highest buzz factor score (excitement and audience response).


Division Awards

Teams form three divisions - Premier, Championship and Open - and a trophy is awarded to the highest scoring team in each division, excluding character scores.


Best Newcomer

Awarded to the highest scoring newcomer team, who have never competed at DERT before.


Rapper as a Foreign Language

The SDU (Sword Dancing Union) trophy is awarded to the highest scoring team whose main dance form is not rapper.


Music

The Angela Lee Trophy is awarded to the team with the highest score for music.


Character

Awarded to the team with the highest scores for their character, be it Tommy or Betty or both.


Best Overseas Team

Awarded to the highest scoring team that have travelled from foreign lands just to dance on our little island.