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    It takes us five days to edit one 90-minute highlight programme of a GrandSlam or Championship. You are asking why that long? Beacuse we put diligence, creativity and heartblood into these productions. They show it ...

    24/03/2017 read more ...
  • A Mixed Gender Sport: Really?

    The World DanceSport Federation takes a long and self-critical look at itself, asking, "If we are a mixed gender sport by default, why doesn't it show when it comes the our panels of adjudicators, our commissions or the Presidium?" 

    17/03/2017 read more ...
  • It's Out!

    The Latin Edition of My Very Best 2016, the compilation of the best dances performed by the best couples last year, is available from our Vimeo on Demand platform. MVB 2016 is a "keeper" -  watch it forever or download!

    17/03/2017 read more ...
  • 2017 Tokyo Open

    This year's edition of the Tokyo Open brought much innovation to the packed Metropolitan Gymnasium in the Japanese capital. A new version of the WDSF Judging System was used for the first time - and B-Boys delighted the public.

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  • MVB 2016 | Latin Edition

    The Latin Edition of My Very Best 2016 will get released next Friday, 17 March, just prior to the GrandSlam Helsinki, when some of the protagonists in this spectacular "best of" compilation will take to the floor for the first time this year.

    11/03/2017 read more ...
  • Breaking News

    The Olympic Channel has taken up on a video news  release that the World DanceSport Federation produced on the recent Battle Pro event in Toulouse, FRA, and has made it into "Breaking Good," featuring B-Boys/Girls of all ages.

    10/03/2017 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