The lights shine brightly on you and your partner as you reach the center of the floor.
Open Jack and Jill Finals at ILHC
You smile nervously at your follow, who looks at you with encouragement.
The music starts up and you both begin pulsing to the song.
As the intro wraps up, you feel a surge of confidence as you think of this competition as just another social dance.
You’d gotten so worked up about doing well when you realize that you probably got into the finals because you were enjoying the dance, not by trying to win.
You look at your follow with a smile and say, “Let’s just have fun!”