How do I sign up for the ETDS? You can register with your team captains, they will sign you up for the lottery. You will hear from your team captain if you got in or not. How do I pay for the ETDS? We get our payments from your team captains. So, you will transfer the money to your team captains (they will provide you with their bank account for such affairs). I don’t have a partner, can I still participate? Yes, you sign up without a partner. You will have to find a partner at the blind date rounds. See the tournament section about blind date rounds. Can I have different partners for Ballroom and Latin. Yes you can. Can I go through the lottery system without my dancing partner? No, if you sign up together, you are either both in, or both out. Can I get a discount if I only participate one day or don’t spend the night? No. How can I experience the ETDS if I’m short on cash? If you become a super volunteer, you can attend the ETDS for free. We will arrange your food, drinks and a place to sleep. However, you can not join any of the competitions. Register here to become a supervolunteer How will the coronavirus (COVID-19) affect the ETDS? The ETDS commitee is closely monitoring the developments regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and is following the advice given by the RIVM (Dutch National Institute for Public Health and Environmental Protection) as to what measures should be taken to safeguard the health of visitors. At this time we fully expect that the coronavirus will not hinder the tournament. If necessary, we will inform our participants via the means of communication available to us.