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2015 European Masters Games Nice 2015 18/03/2015

European Masters Games - Lignano 2011 After long negotiations in the matter, the organisers of the European Masters Games decided to follow Sports Director Marco Sietas' suggestion and to adopt the WDSF Senior I - IV age group classifications for all competitions held as part of the games.

The DanceSport events of the European Masters Games 2015 are scheduled from 2 through 4 October in Nice, FRA. They comprise two World Championships, five World Cups and seven Masters Games competitions for age groups Senior I - IV. Read up on it here!


Below are the definitions for the four WDSF Senior age groups.

  • SEN I | One partner must have reached his or her 35th birthday or more in the calendar year (1980 or before - Senior Ib). The other partner must have reached his or her 30th birthday in the calendar year (1985 or before - Senior Ia 
  • SEN II | One partner must have reached his or her 45th birthday or more in the calendar year (1970 or before - Senior IIb). The other partner must have reached his or her 40th birthday in the calendar year (1975 or before - Senior IIa)
  • SEN III |One partner must have reached his or her 55th birthday or more in the calendar year (1960 or before - Senior IIIb). The other partner must have reached his or her 50th birthday in the calendar year (1965 or before - Senior IIIa)
  • SEN IV | One partner must have reached his or her 65th birthday or more in the calendar year (1950 or before - Senior IVb). The other partner must have reached his or her 60th birthday in the calendar year (1955 or before - Senior IVa) 
Couples dancing in the Masters Classes of the WDSF Professional Division are elegible to participate.

It is also important to point out that - despite of their name - the European Masters Games are open to participants from all WDSF Member countries! Find out about the registration process here!