Germany and Colombia

Benedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler, GER © SüfkeBenedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler, GER, won the gold in the Standard event at The World Games 2013 Cali. Their late night training session on the still unfinished parquet did pay off. In an outstanding final they kept Sergei Konovaltsev and Olga Konovaltseva in second in all five dances.

Today's DanceSport competitions played out again in front of a capacity crowd of at least 15,000 spectators at the Cali bullring.

Final Standing Standard

 

 

Name

 

NOC

1

FERRUGGIA / KOEHLER

 

 GER

2

KONOVALTSEV / KONOVALTSEVA

 

 RUS

3

GUERRA / BENINCASA

 

 ITA

4

VEZELIS / CHATKEVICIUTE

 

 LTU

5

SADECKI / NAWROT

 

 POL

6

TODARO / YANEVA

 

 BUL

What put the crowd reactions fully over the top was the Salsa gold medal won by the Colombian couple Adriana Ávila - Jéfferson Benjumea. The Cali natives "burned the floor" according to the Colombian press and thus were able to confirm Cali's status as the World Capital of Salsa.

Full results for Standard can be found here. Salsa results are found here!

VoLC8TBtkGA|Colombia confirma que es capital mundial de la salsa en los Juegos Mundiales

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