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Open Meeting for progress

The WDSF PD invites teachers, coaches and judges to express their ideas about progress in the dancing world

09/07/2014 more...

PD World Championship Master Class II Standard

For the 2nd time ever this World Championship was held. 17 couples out of 4 nations entered to go for the World Champion's title.

06/07/2014 more...

2014 WDSF PD European Cup Latin

The 2014 WDSF Professional Division European Cup Latin was held in the beautiful venue of Stadthalle Wuppertal

06/07/2014 more...
Vadim Garbuzov - Roxanne Rapp © ORF

Dancing Stars

WDSF athletes Vadim Garbuzov and Kathrin Menzinger lead their respective partners to glory on the parquet of the Austrian Dancing with the Stars.

23/05/2014 more...
Ball at Vienna City Hall

2014 PD European STD Showdance

The 2014 PD European Standard Sowdance will be staged in truly stunning surroundings on 9 June. Venue is the Vienna City Hall. Be there too!

13/05/2014 more...
Martino Zanibellato - Michelle Abildtrup, DEN © Roland

Tablao Flamenco

The 2013 WDSF PD World Champions Latin perform a memorable show in Aarhus, their hometown, during the 2014 European Latin on 5 April.

11/04/2014 more...
Paolo Bosco - Joanne Clifton, ITA © Roland

On Behalf of the WDSF PD

A statement written by Martin Pastor on behalf of the WDSF PD Managing Board pays homage to Paolo Bosco's splendid career as a professional. 

20/12/2013 more...


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The WDSF Professional Division (PD) administers and governs the professional side of DanceSport autonomously with regards to the competitions, the competition rules as well as the licensing of professional athletes and officials.

The PD is, however, subject to the laws and policies of WDSF. It respects the latter's administrative jurisdiction and exclusive rights to internal and external representation. It adheres to the same democratic, sporting and management principles. It upholds the same standards and codes for ethics and anti-doping, and it recognises the competence of the WDSF jurisdictional organs.

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2014 GrandSlam Standard Stuttgart | The Final Trailer


Semi-final and final of the 2014 GrandSlam Standard Stuttgart are available exclusively through DanceSport Total Plus. On demand at US$ 2.95!

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