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    The 2018 Winter Paralympic Games in PyeongChang, KOR, concluded last night with a ceremony featuring much dancing. Again! In October, the Olympic family will meet in Buenos Aires, ARG, when the dancing will be for medals!

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  • The In-Depth Interview

    Two bonus features are added to the Vimeo on Deman highlights packages we produce on the GrandSlams and the televised championships. The quarterfinal is the first and an interview with one of the ccouples the is the second.

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  • Friday Release: GrandSlam Latin Helsinki

    The highlight programme of the 2018 GrandSlam Latin Helsinki is available. Again, it is an entire package that awaits you: the main programme covering semi and final, the bonus quarterfinal and an interview with Marius and Khrys.

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  • The Latin Final In Brno

    It was with the five Latin dances that the 2018 European Champions in Ten Dance conquered their title. Here is the full-length final as it was recorded by our colleague Helmut Roland, who also did the still photography in Brno.

    14/03/2018 read more ...
  • More Ten Dance

    A live webcast on the 2018 European DanceSport Championship Ten Dance came out of Brno, CZE, already. Nevertheless, our recordings of both finals should be appreciated too. Here is the Standard Final in full length.

    13/03/2018 read more ...

Ferruggia - Koehler, GER 27/02/2013

Benedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler, GER © Roland

In an official release dated 25 February, the German DanceSport Federation DTV announced that the reigning World Champions Standard, Benedetto Ferruggia and Claudia Koehler, have decided to turn professional. The couple will henceforth compete in the WDSF Professional Division.

The release takes up on their outstanding career from 2004.

Press Release DTV PD

The World DanceSport Federation salutes their decision and thanks the couple for their continued loyalty to DanceSport and its governing body. "Auguri" and "Glückwunsch" - as well as "Grazie" and "Danke" - go to a charismatic couple demonstrating that perseverance is also a trait of true champions.

Benedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler, GER © Roland Benedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler, GER © Roland Benedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler, GER © Roland Benedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler, GER © Roland Benedetto Ferruggia - Claudia Koehler, GER © Roland