top of page

Resources and Helpful Links

Note: Information and Logos shown on this page are taken from the websites referenced below.  Inclusion of the these associations, businesses and organizations does not imply any affiliation with or direct endorsement from Sim School of Highland Dance.


Dance Associations

I'm a title

The Scottish Official Board of Highland Dancing (SOBHD) was formed in 1950  to have a supervisory Board, which could lay down quality standards for all areas of Highland Dancing.



Scottish Official Board of Highland Dancing


Scottish Dance Teachers' Alliance

The Scottish Dance Teachers' Alliance (SDTA) was established in 1934) to further the interests of the art of dancing; to ensure that members are conversant with current accepted techniques and principles; and to uphold a Code of Professional Conduct.



I'm a title

Highland Dancers Association of Ontario


The Highland Dancers' Association of Ontario was founded in 1949 with a view to promoting Highland Dance and Scottish culture and to improve the conditions for dancers at Highland games in Ontario.


Western Ontario Highland Dance Association


WOHDA supports highland dance in Western Ontario. Their mission is to continuously pursue excellence in Highland Dance; offering  workshops, competitions and championships to assist dancers in achieving their dance goals.


Eastern Canada Highland Dancers’ Alliance


The ECHDA was founded to promote, preserve and advance the art of Highland Dancing; promote friendship and the exchange of ideas among Highland Dancers; and, maintain proper conduct of Highland Dancing competitions.


I'm a title

Durham Region Highland Dancers Association


DRHDA aims to preserve and promote interest in the ancient tradition of Highland Dancing; encourage interaction among dancers and their families; promote and organize friendly and healthy competition; maintain and uphold the rules of conduct of Highland Dancing competitions.


Ottawa Highland Dancing Association


The Ottawa Highland Dancing Association (OHDA) was founded in 1951 to promote highland dancing in the Ottawa area.


Highland Dance Apparel & Accessories


MacIsaac Kiltmakers

Kilts, garments and accessories



Custom made highland hose for dancers


Kilkeel Dancing Hose

Custom made highland hose for dancers


Highland Dress, Hose, Shoes and accessories


Creative Designs

Highland Dress, Shoes and accessories


Bonnie Tartan

Highland Dance Hose, Dance Wear  & Tartan


Highland Island

Highland Dress, Shoes, Music and accessories


Sew Highland by Stacey Clarke

Woodstock, Ontario


Custom Aboyne, Hornpipe,and Irish Jig Outfits, Choreography Solo Costumes


Highland In Style

Highland Dress and tartan


Highland Dance Music



Sign in with your iTunes account to find albums and songs that your dancer can use for practice!

Order online to get Highland Dance albums from Scotland.  Shipping to Canada available!

Caber Records

Highland Dance, online downloads for personal use

bottom of page