Novice/Prizewinner classes are for dancers who have earned Novice status or above in all soft shoe and hardshoe dances or teacher recommendation. Dancers will work on slow speed hardshoe dances appropriate for the dancer’s level and age including traditional and choreographed set dances where needed. Dancers are strongly encouraged to attend two classes a week and drill. Daily practice is imperative at this level for dancers who wish to advance in competition levels. Non-competitive dancers looking for a challenge are also welcome at this level with teacher recommendation. Dancers must must have be 9 or younger on Jan 1, 2014 to participate in this age specific class - Under 10 Feis Age.