The JUMP JAM Competitions are a competitive inter-schools event that provides schools an opportunity to showcase their students and school in the artistry of JUMP JAM, Regionally, Nationally and Internationally, with the chance for television and media exposure and prestigious Regional and National Championship titles.

Competition TypeEvent TypeDatesLocation
Strictly, Challenge, Idol & XtremePreliminary Results OutWednesday 19th July 2017Emailed and Online
Strictly, Challenge, Idol & XtremeNZ National Championship Entries CloseFriday 11th August 2017Online Entry Form
NZ National Championship Tickets AvailableTicketek 25th August till 20th OctoberOnline Via Ticketek website
Strictly, Challenge, Idol & XtremeNZ National ChampionshipsSaturday 28th October
9am - 10pm
Westlake Boys High School - Auckland

Strictly JUMP JAM

Strictly JUMP JAMThis category is for teams with no choreography changes to JUMP JAM routines or costumes permitted. This is “Strictly JUMP JAM” ideal for new or novice schools. Two levels at Nationals years 1-5 & 5-8

If your school has previously competed at the Strictly and Challenge Novice categories and placed 1st , 2nd or 3rd or made the Challenge OPEN category in the 2015 Nationals and or 2016 Regionals events, your school cannot compete in the STRICTLY competition in 2017. (email competitions@jumpjam.co.nz if you need further clarification)

Strictly 2016 North Island


JUMP JAM Challenge

JUMP JAM ChallengeThis category for teams and offers the chance to make choreography changes to JUMP JAM routines and allows costumes and makeup. Ideal for schools that wish to express their creativity.

  • Novice JUMP JAM Challenge teams are permitted up to a maximum of 25% choreography changes (one quarter ¼)
  • Open JUMP JAM Challenge teams are permitted up to a maximum of 33% choreography changes (one third 1/3)

Challenge All Boys


JUMP JAM Idol

JUMP JAM IdolStudent Leaders instructing and leading, using an original JUMP JAM routine. On stage there will be between 1 – 3 student leaders. Click the photo below to see an example of students in this competition. No X-Factor this year

X Factor 2013


JUMP JAM Xtreme

This category for teams of year 7 – 10 students only, offers the chance to transform and change up to 50% of the choreography for their  JUMP JAM routine and allows costumes and makeup.

  • Xtreme JUMP JAM Challenge teams are permitted up to a maximum of 50% choreography changes (one half ½)

7-8 Open


For competition related questions, please email Brett competitions@jumpjam.co.nz