About Us

In January 2020 CRN North America West Region became OFFICIALLY recognized as a Region with in Cumann Rince Nasiunta and these teachers couldn't be more excited. Our teachers know that our strength lies not only in the words we stand by, but most importantly through our actions. By working together and supporting each other we can overcome any challenge and help each other create an organization full of amazing dance schools where our teachers and dancers can THRIVE both creatively and personally.  Provide exciting competitions where our dancers are INSPIRED to be their very best and ENCOURAGED to excel inside and outside of the Irish dance world. CRN North America West Region will always be a place where all can celebrate our love of Irish dance, music and culture together.

Find a CRN West Region school Near you

All of our CRN Teachers are eager to share their love of Irish dance with you.  Whether you are a beginner or seasoned champion, our schools have a place for you.  CRN West Region schools can also provide excellent Irish dance performances at your next event and are a great addition to any musical event with their grace and athleticism.

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Corry Academy

Wichita KS

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McConnell School of Irish Dance

Manitoba, Winnipeg Canada

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McCulloch School of Irish Dance

Hudson Ohio

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McGovern Irish Dance

Dayton & Troy Ohio & Lafayette & Wabash Indiana

smcgovern@mcgoverndance.org indiana@mcgoverndance.org

Rince na Gréine Irish Dance

Hopkins, Minnesota

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Rince Nua Irish Dance

Maple Grove, Minnesota

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Shamrock Academy of Irish Dance

Mahomet, Central Illinois

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Our Lady of Knock

Post Falls, Idaho



February 2, 2021

CRN Digital Qualifier for North American Championships & Irish Open 2021 For Dancers who have not qualified

Please note 2 very important details:

  • There is no longer a requirement to announce anything at the start of videos. Simply press record and play the music.

  • All competitors must wear their competitor number pinned to their costumes at waist level.

Listed below are important dates for this event:

Feb 2 - Feb 4 6PM GMT; 11PM GMT
Registration Dates & Times

Feb. 5
Payments due

Feb. 5 - 10
Video submission by 11pm GMT

Feb 21
Results announced 8pm GMT

February 23, 2021

CRN Liffey Digital Feis

Registration Feb 23 & 25
Entry Upload Feb 16 - Mar 3
Judging Mar 6 & 7
Results Mar 10
March 16, 2021

CRN Barrow Digital Feis

Registration March 16 - 18
Entry Upload March 19 - 24
Judging March 27 - 28
Results March 31
April 6 - 8, 2021

CRN Slaney Digital Feis

Registration April 6 - 8
Entry Upload April 9 - 14
Judging April 17 - 18
Results April 21
May 3, 2021

May Bank Holiday weekend Irish Open Event May 2021 - In person event/Online Event tbc

January 12, 2021

CRN Boyne Digital Feis

Capped at 500 Dancers


  • Registration is from Jan 12 - Jan 14
    Registration Form
  • Entry Upload Jan 15 - 20
  • Fees must be paid in full by Jan. 20
  • Judging Jan 23 & 24
  • Results Jan 31

Once the dancer has been successful in securing a place for the event, within the maximum numbers allowed, this will be confirmed to them and the dancers will be issued with a registration number for this event. Dancers must wear this registration number on them in their videos for the event.

They will then be invited to submit their final entries and upload their videos by 20th January using the next link issued to them.

An invoice will be issued to each competitor and payment for entries will need to be made through Paypal.

September 17, 2020

International Irish Dance Day

Happy International Irish Dance Day

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