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  • From Leipzig: The Semi-Final Reels

    Here are the two semi-finals that WDSF Communications team member Helmut Roland recorded during Saturday's WDSF PD World DanceSport Championship Ten Dance in Leipzig, GER. Enjoy!

    17/10/2016 read more ...
  • The Rookies Win

    Canadians Anton Belayev and Antoaneta Popova win their first World Championship title in the first year of their career as professionals. Great dancing in Leipzig ... Extensive coverage coming soon!

    16/10/2016 read more ...
  • Made for TV: PD Super GP Latin

    When it came to producing the 2016 WDSF PD Super GrandPrix Latin Ostrava, the host broadcaster CESKA TV didn't hold back at all and covered the final with ten cameras. The "Galashow s' Latinou" aire lived during primetime.

    05/10/2016 read more ...
  • WDSF PD Super GrandPrix STD Ostrava

    Here is the Final Reel of the 2016 WDSF PD Super GrandPrix Standard that was danced last Saturday, 1 October, in Ostrava, CZE. It's a modest single-camera production, but the dancing is all the better. Well worth watching!

    04/10/2016 read more ...
  • Live From Ostrava, CZE 

    The two WDSF PD Super GrandPrix competitions that were danced last night in Ostrava, CZE, were given much prominence on the WDSF YouTube channel and on CESKA TV 1. The Latin final was aired live by the Czech public broadcaster. WDSF will show both finals!

    02/10/2016 read more ...
  • Lights, Camera, Action!

    Parts of the traditional Czech Dance Open in Ostrava, CZE, will again be televised nationwide and during primetime hours. The WDSF PD Super GrandPrix Latin is the mainstay of this year's "Gala Show Latin" that airs tonight on CESKA TV from about 9 p.m. 

    01/10/2016 read more ...

Verena Sulek | New PD Director 20/08/2013

WDSF PD Presidium @ Heidi Goetz The WDSF PD Management Board held its constitutituting meeting on 12 August in Stuttgart, GER.

Verena Sulek from Slovenia was elected to serve as the new Director of the WDSF Professional Division. At the same time, Verena continues in the position of WDSF PD Treasurer that she held on the previous board.  

The other positions on the seven-member board
were filled follows.
Deputy Director: Aleksandr Melnikov, RUS
General Secretary: Sutu Ok, KOR
Sport Director: Hubert de Maesschalck, BEL
Deputy Sport Director: Martin Pastor, GER
Ordinary Members of the Board: Carlos Freitag, ESP, and Shigemitsu Tanabe, JPN 

In the above picture of the PD Management Board, which was taken in Shanghai, CHN, Mr Tanabe is missing and Ms Miho Shinoda - representing BDJ at the 2013 PD AGM - is in the photo.