Dancing on a board has become the standard way of dancing, ensuring that the dancer remains on the spot.  Boards are 15" for the South Zeal Championships, but in some places 18" boards are in use. You can make your own board fairly easily.

Funded By: TASC, Dartmoor Folk Music, Heritage Lottery Fund
Information on this website was compiled by the Taking Steps Project carried out by TASC in partnership with Dartmoor Folk Festival. It was funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund with additional contributions from The Dartmoor Trust and Sarah Croft, in memory of Doug Adams