IRC Europe 2019

IJA Regional Competition Information

The goal of the IJA Regional Competition (IRC) is to award high quality juggling routines that feature strong technique, creativity and entertainment value. It awards competitors who push the limits of juggling, while also maintaining a high level of presentation and professionalism.

The IRC Europe 2019 will take place on the 6th of August, at the European Juggling Convention (EJC) in Newark on Trent, England. Learn more about the EJC on their Facebook Page.

IRC Europe is open to all legal or permanent residents of the European region. Team and individual acts are allowed to participate. Performers interested in competing must submit an entry form by the deadline of July 6th. Entries must meet all requirements outlined in the IRC Rules, including the submission of an unedited video of the competition routine running 5-8 minutes in length. Competitors are required to read all rules prior to entering the competition.


6th of August



Newark Showground
Lincoln Road
Nottinghamshire, England


Competitor Entry Deadline:

6 July, 2019

The Prizes

2nd Place silver medal


  • £250
  • silver medal

3rd Place bronze medal


  • £125
  • bronze medal

For More Information

IRCs of the World

Founded in 2011, the IJA Regional Competition (IRC) brings the IJA Stage Championship model to regional festivals around the world.  The goals of this program include:

  • To award competition routines with high caliber performance and technical skill, which are entertaining and marketable to a general public audience;
  • To promote the development and enhancement of juggling within each region (competitors must be residents or natives of the stated region);
  • To unite the international juggling community by spreading awareness of the juggling culture in each region, through promotion of these events.

IRC East Asia 2018

IRC South America 2018


Read the Rules

Entry Form

Closes July 6th


IJA Facebook Page


EJC Facebook Page