Sponsor an Event Trophy or Scholarship

Support Canadian Dancesport and sponsor a trophy! You can present the trophy on behalf of a company, or present the trophy yourself at our exciting event to the winners! Trophies start at $250! Contact di@dancesportgrandprix.com for more information.

Advertising & Vendors

Confirmed Vendors

Alberta Dancesport
Calgary International Salsa Congress
Dance Champion
Dancing Shoes
The Masque
I Love Dance Shoes
Mary Kay Cosmetics

Mechanical Specifications for Programme Ads

Please pay close attention to the following mechanical specifications when preparing your ads or direct your graphic design professional to this page:

  • Programme is black and white (grayscale), except covers and inside colour ad pages
  • Colour ads must be submitted in CMYK colour space, files submitted in RGB will result in extreme colour shifts
  • Ads must be print ready
  • Electronic files only (high-res PDF preferred)
  • Finished programme size is 8.5″ x 11″
  • Bleeds (printing to page edge) can be accommodated on colour ads. See info below regarding ad sizes with bleeds.
  • Programme is coil bound.
  • PDF files should be submitted whenever possible. We are unable to accept the following formats: MS PowerPoint, MS Word, MS Publisher, Corel.
  • Files must be high resolution (300 dpi for images, 1200 dpi for text and line art)
  • Images taken from your website are only 72 dpi and not high enough quality for print

Ad size WITH Bleeds

File must include 1/8″ bleed on all sides and maintain a 1/4″ safety-zone for all critical information with a 1/2″ safety recommended for bound edge). Your final file size for an ad with bleed should be (including bleed area):

  • Full page 8.75″ x 11.25″ (safe area is: 8″ x 10.5″)

Ad size WITHOUT Bleeds

Your final file size should be:

  • Full page 8″ x 10.5″