Take-up on the media releases that were circulated by the International Olympic Committee and WDSF on the recent addition of DanceSport to the programme of the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympics was excellent. Even the Washington Post took up!08/12/2016 read more ...
A mere 24 hours after it was announced that Breakdance would be included in the Youth Olympic Games 2018, the World DanceSport Federation celebrated the opening of its headquarters at the International House of Sport in Lausanne, SUI.07/12/2016 read more ...
In its meeting held on 6 December 2016 in Lausanne, SUI, the Executive Board of then International Olympic Committee decides to add the DanceSport discipline Breakdance to the programme of the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games.07/12/2016 read more ...
After Minsk, BLR, renounced from hosting the 2016 World Formation Standard, Pecs, HUN, stepped up to the plate and saved the day for the 13 formations that had put in practice for months. First place goes to Russia, second to Germany!05/12/2016 read more ...
Andrey Zaytsev and Anna Kuzminskay, RUS, win their second consecutive title as World Champions in Professional Division Latin in front of their home crowd in Moscow ... and immediately announce their retirement from competition.05/12/2016 read more ...
A live stream covering the 2016 WDSF PD World Latin in Moscow, RUS, should become available soon. We're waiting for the embedding code to be sent. Our colleague Helmut Roland is in Pecs, HUN, to report form the World Formation Standard.04/12/2016 read more ...
The traditional annual competition took place last weekend in Warsaw. This time in the brandnew Hilton Hotel Warsaw, which provided very good conditions for the couples and officials.
The organizers, Mr. Marek Chojnacki and his team, together with the dance club CONTRA and their sponsor CIN&CIN took all efforts to create a rather elegant atmosphere.
The main events were the IDSF International Open Standard, IDSF Open Latin and IDSF Sen I Standard.
64 couples out of 14 nations entered the Standard competitions The very clear winners Benedetto Ferruggia and Claudia Köhler/GER gave a very good performance, very much applauded by the audience. Marat Gimaev and Alina Bassiuk/ RUS finished in 2nd position. This couple improved a lot, great musicality and softness. Everybody could realize, this couple enjoys dancing, fabulous to watch.
3rd Federico Di Toro and Genny Favero/ITA
4th Andrzej Sadecki and Karina Nawrot /POL
5th Salvatore Todaro and Violeta Yaneva/BUL
6th Lukaz Tomczak and Aleksandra Jurczak/POL
IDSF Latin : 51 couples
1st Valentin Voronov and Alina Imrekova/RUS
2nd Jevgenijs Suvorovs and Andrea Zelinkova/LAT
3rd Roman Kovgan and Marina Sergeeva/RUS
4th Rihards Eglitis and Anna Plaseczna/POL
5th Konstanty Kolesinski and Agata Koziol/ POL
6th Dmitriy Svettichnyy and Darya Shelestova/RUS