Show recent news

Latest News

  • What ever Happened To Miha and Nadiya? 

    After they won the 2015 World Ten Dance in Chengdu, CHN, and their second consecutive world title, Miha Vodicar and Nadiya Bychkova sort of faded away, without making an official statement about ending their career.

    29/06/2016 read more ...
  • DanceSport in Botswana

    The Botswana DanceSport Association holds the Ghetto DanceSport Fedtival, bringing together dancers of all ages and in four dance styles: Latin, Standard, House and Hip Hop. More than 15 clubs entered.

    28/06/2016 read more ...
  • DanceSport Europe General Meeting

    DanceSport Europe held its General Meeting concurrently with that of WDSF in Rome, ITA. Vice-President Heidi Estler had to assume the chair after President Luis VaƱo was unable to travel.

    27/06/2016 read more ...
  • Chengdu Offers Record Purse

    Chengdu, CHN, has been a perennial and generous host to top DanceSport events for quite some time. With the 2016 World Championships in Latin as well as Showdance Latin and Standard the city ups the stakes to record levels.

    23/06/2016 read more ...
  • 2016 World Standard Formation Not In Belarus

    The 2016 World DanceSport Championship Standard Formation that was scheduled to be held in Minks, BLR, on 17 December has been cancelled by the Belarus DanceSport Alliance for financial reasons.

    22/06/2016 read more ...
  • Looking Forward To The World Games

    Evaldas Sodeika and Ieva Zukauskaite, LTU, are the first DanceSport athletes to appear in the "Looking Forward To The World Games" Facebook campaign of the International World Games Association.

    20/06/2016 read more ...
Archives

2013 Kaohsiung 26/09/2012

WDS World DanceSport Games 2013 © KCG

WDSF President Carlos Freitag returns from Asia with the agreement for the hosting of the WDSF World DanceSport Games 2013 formalised. 

The inaugural edition of these multi-disciplinary games takes place in Kaohsiung, TPE, from 15 to 21 September 2013. Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu and WDSF President Freitag signed the document that formally awards the games to the Kaohsiung City Government on Thursday, 20 September, in a ceremony at the City Hall.

YCehEUvbpXk

For the WDSF World DanceSport Games in 2013, the Competition Programme has been established between the hosts – the Kaohsiung City Government – and the sanctioning body WDSF. It comprises the following disciplines and dance styles.

  • Baton Twirling
  • Boogie-Woogie 
  • Formation
  • HipHop
  • Latin
  • Line Dance
  • Rock 'n' Roll
  • Salsa
  • Standard
  • Wheelchair

Some 730 athletes and 70 officials are involved in the competitions.