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  • Gabi And Anna @ Sportel

    Gabriele Goffredo and Anna Matus, two-time World Champions in the Latin American dances, visit Monaco and Sportel 2016, the Sports Marketing and Media Convention, on 25 October. There they showcase top-level DanceSport.

    24/10/2016 read more ...
  • New President For FIDS

    The Italian DanceSport Federation FIDS held its ordinary Elective General Meeeting on Saturday 22 October in Rome. Standing unopposed after the other two candidates had withdrawn, Giovanni Costantino was elected by acclamation.

    24/10/2016 read more ...
  • Combat Competition Manipulation | White Paper

    The members of the Presidential Task Force to Combat Competition Manipulation in DanceSport publish a "White Paper" that should serve as the basis to their discussions on and their efforts in improving integrity in DanceSport.

    22/10/2016 read more ...
  • Better Late Than Never

    At long last, the WDSF Communications team releases the second of its "My Very Best 2015" programmes: the Latin Edition. To say that it is merely a compilation of the very best Latin dancing during 2015 doesn't do it justice! It's more: it shows you the human side of it all!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • 2016 World Formation Standard

    The WDSF Sports Director advises the Member Bodies that the 2016 World DanceSport Championship Standard Formation will take place in Pécs, HUN, on 4 December. Another major event saved in less than one week!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • Meet The Elite

    The 2016 World Champions Latin, Gabriele Goffredo and Anna Matus, MDA, will be present at this year's SPORTEL convention in Monaco and showcase DanceSport to the leaders in the sports marketing and media industry.

    19/10/2016 read more ...

2011 WDSF World Freestyle Latin 25/09/2011

2011 World Freestyle Latin ©

The 2011 WDSF World DanceSport Championship Freestyle Latin at the Ditan Gymnasium in Beijing, CHN, was decided last night by very narrow margins. Halves of a decimal poins decided over first, second and third. Fedor Polyaqnskiy and Dina Akhmetgareeva, RUS, were declared first WDSF World Champions in a freestyle event.

The Sports Director of the International Olympic Committee, Mr Christophe Dubi, was the guest of honour at last night's World Championship. He presented the medals to the winners jointly with WDSF President Carlos Freitag.

2011 WDSF World Freestyle Latin Standings

1. Polyanskiy Fedor - Akhmetgareeva Dina , RUS   

2. Martion Zanibellato - Michelle Abildtrup, DEN

3. Ch Guillaume Schmitt - Elena Salikhova, FRA

4. Langella Aniello - Moshenska Khrystyna, ITA

5. Sergey Tatarenko - Viktoria Tatarenko, GER

6. Nikita Bazev - Marta Arndt, GER

7. Pasechnik Pavel - Berardi Francesca, ITA

8. Fan Wenbo - Xu Zhuoya, CHN

9. Shchiryy Egor  - Sadovnikova Alisa

10. Sergiy Georgiyev - Olena Khablenko 

11. Lukas Bartunek - Katerina Hrstkova 

12. Stefano Oradei - Veera Kinnunen