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  • DanceSport | University Sport

    The decision of the International University Sports Federation to grant DanceSport recognition makes it eligible (as an optional sport) for the programme of the Universiade. Many top-level dancers are also university students. Great!

    23/05/2017 read more ...
  • A Matter Of Principle

    Every National Olympic Committee is aware of the general "Qualification System Principles" upon which the sport-specific system is based. They are: universality, performance, host country representation and gender equality. 

    22/05/2017 read more ...
  • The Friendship Camp

    The WDSF Athletes' Commission is proud to announce the line-up of teachers and lecturers for its upcoming training camp. The "Friendship Camp" takes place in Papendahl, NED, from 11 to 13 July. Sign up for the only not-for-profit!

    22/05/2017 read more ...
  • Olympic Qualifying

    The World DanceSport Federation points out to the National Member Bodies that the first stage of qualifying for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games must be open to all breakers and without any restrictions other than the age range. 

    20/05/2017 read more ...
  • Live From Olomouc, CZE

    The countdown is on for the 2017 European DanceSport Championship Standard tomorrow. As always, we provide you with "nearly" real-time coverage that allows you to keep up with what is happening in Olomouc, CZE.

    18/05/2017 read more ...
  • 2017 PD European Cup Latin

    Another "Final Reel" from Debrecen, HUN. The 2017 PD European Cup Latin was held concurrently with the 2017 PD European Championship Standard. 19 couples danced. Winners were Daniele Sargenti and Uliana Fomenko, ITA.

    18/05/2017 read more ...
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East Asian Games: China and Japan 07/12/2009

China and Japan dominated the DanceSport competitions at the 2009 East Asian Games in Hong Kong. Of the ten gold medals awarded for the individual dances, six went to China, three to Japan, and the Viennese Waltz went to Korea. In the five-dance "combined" event, both golds were won by Japan. More about the DanceSport competition at the East Asian Games can be found on Heidi Götz's blog, click here!

Latin Medallists

 

BIB

NOC

Name

1

10

JPN

Kubota Yumiya / Kubota Rara

2

23

TPE

Peng Yeng-Ming / Chi Hsin- Chi

3

16

KOR

Jung Kwangho / Yeo Songhee

 

Kubota Yumiya / Kubota Rara, JPN, gold medallists in Latin.

Standard Medallists

Rank 

BIB

NOC

Name

1

7

JPN

Ishihara Masayuki / Kubo Ayami

2

15

KOR

Nam Sangwung / Song Yina

3

27

HKG

Yek Tak Chung / Kwong Sin Lee Carol