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Exhausted And Under Jet Lag 12/12/2010

Benedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler, GER © Abe/Arita

The old and new IDSF Grand Slam Champions Standard commented their performance in last night's Final.



"We are obviously delighted with this victory. But we are also very tired and suffering from jet lag. That we did not dance as well tonight as we did two weeks ago in Wetzlar, at the World Championship, has probably to do with the trip that took out a lot of energy this time."
Benedetto Ferruggia, GER
 

Many of the couples in the Grand Slam Final had eventful journeys to Shanghai due to the bad weather in certain parts of Europe. Some had to travel for more than 24 hours because of flights being delayed or cancelled.