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2012 Champions' Cup | Standard 02/09/2012

Fedor Poliansky - Dina Akhmetgareeva, RUS, © Goetz

And quite a night it turned out to be, that is what WDSF Communications' Heidi Goetz reports from Moscow.

As an adjudicator of the 2012 Champions' Cup Standard she had a front row seat to a DanceSport extravaganza that unfolded over nearly two hours. She even had the time to take some photographs of the freestyle routines that were most acclaimed by the public.

Here are two videos of performances at the Champions' Cup. More videos are available on the DanceSport.Ru website!

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And yes, a real ranking was also established for the 2012 Champions Cup Standard.

Кубок Чемпионов 2012 | 2012 Champions' Cup

1. Bennedetto Ferruggia and Claudia Koehler, GER 
2. Sergey Konovaltsev and Olga Konovaltseva, RUS 
3. Andrzej Sadecki and Karina Nawrot, POL 
4. Evaldas Sodeika and Ieva Zukauskaite, LTU 
5. Salvatore Todaro and Violeta Yaneva, BUL 
6. Anton Smolyaninov and Natalya Beklemisheva, KAZ