Show recent news

Latest News

  • The World Games 2017 | Bulletin

    With 30 days to go until the Opening Ceremony of The World Games 2017 gets underway at the Wroclaw Stadium, WDSF issues its first of two bulletins to everyone in its contingent. More than 150 athletes make it the biggest ever.

    20/06/2017 read more ...
  • Combat Competition Manipulation | Part 1

    The Task Force established to combat competition manipulation in DanceSport presented its interim report and the key findings after its first hearings to the 2017 Forum held on 11 June in Singapore. Here is the first of two parts!

    17/06/2017 read more ...
  • Zulu Rema In NYC!

    You will remember Zulu Rema, the first b-boy to submit his video to "Breaking for Gold." The double-amputee from Tunisia, who added "I'm possible!" as text to his submission, is in New York City to have his new prosthetic legs fitted. 

    07/06/2017 read more ...
  • DanceSport | University Sport

    The decision of the International University Sports Federation to grant DanceSport recognition makes it eligible (as an optional sport) for the programme of the Universiade. Many top-level dancers are also university students. Great!

    23/05/2017 read more ...
  • Looking Forward To 2017 Wroclaw

    With all this talk about the Youth Olympic Games next year, one tends to forget that other multi-sport games which are also firmly embedded in the Olympic Movement, The World Games 2017 Wroclaw, are only 70 days away.

    11/05/2017 read more ...

  • Making History

    The World DanceSport Federation launches the first Digital Qualification System in Olympic history and makes a "global casting call" to determine the best 24 who will get to break at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games.

    05/05/2017 read more ...
Archives

2012 World Ranking 16/01/2012

Men at Work The World DanceSport Federation will extend the validity of the current World Ranking Lists, which were issued on 1 January 2012, through the end of March 2012.

As a consequence, all current lists will remain unchanged until 31 March 2012, with everything that this implies for the athletes and/or the organisers.

After new regulations for the conduct of World Ranking Tournaments have come into effect on 1 January 2012, the administrators refrain from publishing updates to the World Ranking Lists until 1 April 2012. Under the lead of Petr Odstrcil, they will instead work on improving the standards and procedures for the maintenance of the ranking lists from that date.

Athletes, officials and organisers are encouraged to study the new Ranking Regulations. 

Particularly the IDSF Ranking Points Schedule has undergone substantial change.

Ranking Regulations 2012 Onwards

Furthermore, and also from the beginning of 2012, the World Ranking Lists will no longer be accessible through the dedicated website of the WDSF Results and Licensing System. The lists can only be viewed at worlddancesport.org.