Adopted by the Federation’s adjudicators is as follows:

HONOURS (90+) An exceptional performance both technically and artistically.

DISTINCTION (87-89) An excellent performance technically and artistically.

HIGHLY COMMENDED (84-86) A convincing performance technically and artistically.

COMMENDED (81-83) A capable performance showing some artistic appreciation and/or technical ability.

PROMISING (78-80) A performance showing development of technique and/or communication.

FAIR (75-77) A performance limited in its communication.

Gosport will continue to award marks and each Competitor will receive a sheet bearing a short criticism.
Certificates will be awarded for each Category. 


CLASSICAL Highest number of Marks (81 and over) in Ballet and
highest two of National, Character or Greek.

STAGE Highest number of Marks (81 and over) in Tap, Modern
and Song and Dance.

NO TROPHY will be awarded unless 81 marks or more are obtained.