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  • New President For FIDS

    The Italian DanceSport Federation FIDS held its ordinary Elective General Meeeting on Saturday 22 October in Rome. Standing unopposed after the other two candidates had withdrawn, Giovanni Costantino was elected by acclamation.

    24/10/2016 read more ...
  • Combat Competition Manipulation | White Paper

    The members of the Presidential Task Force to Combat Competition Manipulation in DanceSport publish a "White Paper" that should serve as the basis to their discussions on and their efforts in improving integrity in DanceSport.

    22/10/2016 read more ...
  • Better Late Than Never

    At long last, the WDSF Communications team releases the second of its "My Very Best 2015" programmes: the Latin Edition. To say that it is merely a compilation of the very best Latin dancing during 2015 doesn't do it justice! It's more: it shows you the human side of it all!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • 2016 World Formation Standard

    The WDSF Sports Director advises the Member Bodies that the 2016 World DanceSport Championship Standard Formation will take place in Pécs, HUN, on 4 December. Another major event saved in less than one week!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • Meet The Elite

    The 2016 World Champions Latin, Gabriele Goffredo and Anna Matus, MDA, will be present at this year's SPORTEL convention in Monaco and showcase DanceSport to the leaders in the sports marketing and media industry.

    19/10/2016 read more ...
  • Platja d'aro-bound

    The number of couples that have registered online for the upcoming GrandSlam leg in Platja d'Aro, ESP, has increased by 100% overnight. A total of 67 have entered Standard and Latin so far. Top-ten couples included!

    19/10/2016 read more ...

FIDS And CONI 21/03/2011

Italian Olympic Committee

The IDSF Presidium has been carefully monitoring recent developments in Italy following the appointment of a Special Administrator of the Italian IDSF Member 'Federazione Italiana Danza Sportiva' (FIDS) by the authority of the Italian Olympic Committee or 'Comitato Olimpico Nazionale Italiano' (CONI) of 8 February 2011.

On 18 March, President Carlos Freitag circulates a letter to all IDSF Member Bodies, providing an update and exhaustive background on the situation that is affecting DanceSport in Italy. Aside from the executive summary provided by the IDSF Presidium, the message contains the original Resolution by CONI, in Italian, and a certified English translation.

Executive Summary - FIDS/CONI

CONI Resolution - English

Solidarity With Japan

IDSF urges all visitors to to express their solidarity and to donate to the relief efforts by the Japanese Red Cross Society (here).