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  • Tommy Shaughnessy Resigns

    Tommy Shaughnessy, WDSF Sports Director for the past twelve months, steps down for health reasons. The Presidium accepts Tommy's resignation and thanks him for the extraorinary services he rendered at a very high cost.

    20/01/2018 read more ...
  • Adjudicators' Debrief | Another Session

    Here is the fifth instalment of the "Adjudicators' Debrief" series, another windfall from the "casual chat between experts" that followed the 2017 World Latin in Vienna. Cor van der Stroet talks to fellow Hollander Mirjam Zwijsen.

    01/12/2017 read more ...
  • Almost There!

    The Opening Ceremony of The World Games 2017 is only hours away. And with seven days to go until the DanceSport athletes and officials go into action next Thursday, WDSF circulates a second Bulletin with in-depth information.  

    20/07/2017 read more ...
  • Russia Returns

    The "All Russian Federation of DanceSport and Acrobatic Rock 'n' Roll" is the new Member Body of the World DanceSport Federation - provsionally and for the term of one year - 13 months after the expulsion of its predecessor RDSU.

    14/07/2017 read more ...
  • 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 ...

Congress Programmes 07/08/2013

Saturday | 10 August | Formation and Wheelchair DanceSport

12.00pm - Choreographic Components of Wheel Chair DanceSport and Judging Criteria - Corrie Van Hugten
01.30pm - Development and Choreographic Components of Standard Formation DanceSport - Aleksey Litvinov
02.45pm - Break
03.00pm - Development and Choreographic Components of Latin Formation DanceSport - Roberto Albanese
04.00pm - Assessment Factors and Identification - Roberto Albanese
05.00pm - Break
05.15pm - The WDSF New Judging System 2.0 and its usage- Markus Sonyi
06.15pm - End of Congress

Sunday | 11 August 2013 | Show Dance

12.00pm - Rules and Requirement of Show Dance Competition - Marco Sietas
01.00pm - Choreographic Components of Show Dance - Ton Greten
02.30pm - Break
02.50pm - Judging Criteria of Show Dance - Ton Greten
04.30pm - The WDSF Judging System 2.0 for Show Dance - Marco Sietas
05.45pm - End of Congress

Monday | 12 August 2013 | Standard and Latin

12.00pm - The WDSF Judging System 2.0 for Std and Latin Competition
01.15pm - WDSF New Techniques Book, features and usage - Natasa Ambroz/Sandro Cavalini
02.45pm - Break
03.00pm - Musicality and Identity - Luca Baricchi
04.00pm - Creativity in Latin Choreography - Peter Stokkebroe
05.00pm - Break
05.15pm - Creativity in Standard Choreography - Davide Cacciari
06.15pm - WDSF GK English Test ( for New Applicants only)
07.00pm - End of Congress

Sunday | 18 August 2013 | Standard and Latin Chairman's Congress

09.30am to 05.00pm - New Applicants
12.30pm to 05.00pm - Licensed Chairman