World Open Championships

Cumann Rince Náisiúnta celebrated its 30th Anniversary in 2012 by launching the CRN World Open   Championships ‘Craobhacha Oscailte na Cruinne’.

The 1st World Open Championships took place over the 2012 June Bank Holiday weekend in the very prestigious world renowned Wexford Opera House. The event was such a success the 2nd World Open Championships were also staged in the Wexford Opera House in 2013.

As an organisation we were very proud to take the World Open Championships on the road. Consequent Championships were held in Castlebar, Co. Mayo, in both the Royal Theatre and Event Centre and the Breaffy House Resort and Event Centre and our most recent World Open Championships were held in the prestigious INECin  Killarney, Co Kerry. We had a very enjoyable and successful time in Killarney and look forward to hosting the 2018 CRN World Open Championships there also. The 2018 event will take place from Thursday 21st June – Sunday 24th June.

Check out the official CRN World Open Championships Facebook page for updates and competitions:

World Open Championship Qualification – Click here for full qualification Criteria.

List of Set Dances for Awards and Championships under 9,10 and under 11 are available here.

Opportunities for Advertising and Sponsorship at the 2018 World Open Championship are available here;

Sponsorship World Open Championships 2018