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67th Australian DanceSport Championships 29/11/2012

International Open Standard © Picture: David Caird | Herald Sun

The international Open Standard that was held concurrently with the Australian DanceSport Championships produced the first set of results coming out of Melbourne.

The media in Australia's sporting capital have already taken up on the four-day event that is held at the fabulous HIsense Arena.

The picture above is courtesy of the Herald Sun. It shows Vadim Garbuzov and Kathrin Menzinger of Austria. An article on the upcoming 2012 World Standard is headlined: "Having a ball with the world at their feet" ...

Live Results Speaking of results: an instant result service will again be available for the 2012 World Standard. The scrutineering software by David Hadfield has been made compatible with the WDSF requirements and will allow for results and the lists of qualified couples to become available right here on this website after every round. In fact, the starting list for Sunday's main event is already published here!


The "Live from Melbourne, AUS" blog can be accessed here!