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  • 2017 PD World Championship Master Class I STD

    Congratulations to David Schavel - Iryna Copp from Poland for winning the title. Giuliano Serafini - Emanuela Chittaro from Italy became runnersup ahead of Daniele Pardini - Paola Rosi from Italy, who won 3rd place.

    22/09/2017 read more ...
  • 2017 PD World Championship  Master Class II LAT

    Andrea Leandri - Maria Cristina Trevisiol from Italy win the title ahead of Hajime Kishida - Yuko Kishida from Japan, who achieve runnersup position. 3rd place was given to Alex Endrizzi - Ester Salerno from Italy.

    22/09/2017 read more ...
  • 2017 PD World Championship Standard 

    See the 2017 PD World Championship Standard Semi-Final Reel and Final Reel

    18/09/2017 read more ...
  • Ten Years of Professional Dancing in WDSF

    On the occasion of the 2017 PD World Standard in Prague, CZE, the community took a look back at the first ten years of WDSF PD and its predecessor organisation, celebrating together with some of the biggest names in dance.

    17/09/2017 read more ...
  • WDSF PD World Championship Standard 

    Benedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler; GER, won the title ahead of Donatas Vezelis - Lina Chatkeviciute, LTU, who achieved the runners-up position. Third place went to the neo-professionals Bjorn Bitsch - Ashli Williamson, DEN.

    16/09/2017 read more ...
  • PD World STD / PD 10th Anniversary 

    The famous Lucerna Palace in Prague is the stage for the WDSF PD World Championship Standard and the PD 10th Anniversary Ceremony on Saturday 16 September. Former PD World Champions are invited as honored guests.

    13/09/2017 read more ...

2017 PD World STD and PD 10th Anniversary 13/09/2017

Prague Open Dance Festival from September 15th - 17th at the famous Lucerna Palace in Prague set the stage for the 2017 WDSF PD World Championship Standard. 43 couples from 16 nations are on the starting list.

2017 is the 10th year of WDSF Professional Division. For this event of WDSF Professional Division, a very special PD 10th Anniversary Ceremony is set up. All the former PD World Champions since 2007 were invited to join the anniversary. They all will be introduced in a special ceremony and a video of former competitions of these couples will be shown. 

The following former PD World Champions, who in the meantime have completed their competition dancing, are expected to join the ceremony and will be welcomed:

- Alexei Galchun - Tatiana Demina (2007, 2008)

- Paolo Bosco - Silvia Pitton (2009, 2010, 2011)

- Domenico Soale - Gioia Cerasoli (2012)

- Mirko Gozzoli - Edita Danuite (2013, 2014)

- Emanuel Valery - Tania Kehlet (2016)

We are looking forward to exciting PD World Championships Standard 2017 in Prague and we wish all 43 participating couples luck and success. 

WDSF Communications Commission, Helmut Roland, will be at the place to report about the event.