Resorts World Genting is proud to host the 11th Genting World Lion Dance Championship 2014, jointly organized by the Selangor & Federal Territory Lion Dance Association. This competition is the most established high-stilt lion dance championship in the world, with the very best lion dance teams from around the world competing to take home the grand prize and the honour of being recognised as ‘the best of the best’.
Steeped in tradition and culture, the lion dance has gained popularity across the globe over the years and is now an internationally recognised sport. From the rhythmic beat of the drums to the jaw-dropping stunts, the lions come alive and mesmerise you with their stunning acrobatic performances coupled with synchronised agility.
Spectators can expect to have the most talented and creative lion dance troupes showcased as they will be treated to amazing feats of agility and colourful displays of showmanship as participants demonstrate the agility and balance of a lion.
Don’t miss out on this truly acrobatic extravaganza guaranteed to keep you on your toes and on the edge of your seat.
• Champion: USD10,000 cash prize, trophy and medals
• 1st runner-up: USD6,000 cash prize, trophy and medals
• 2nd runner-up: USD3,000 cash prize, trophy and medals
• Finalists: USD1,000 cash prize and a trophy each
• East Lion King and West Lion King awards