Show recent news

Latest News

  • CCM TF Announcement

    The Presidential Task Force to Combat Competition Manipulation announces two measures which will be taken with immediate effect to further ensure the transparency and the fairness in the process of ajudicating WDSF DanceSport.

    18/08/2017 read more ...
  • Get Well Soon, Tommy!

    Today, 18 August, Tommy Shaughnessy leaves the hospital in Stuttgart, GER, and heads back to Ireland. Together with his brother Pat, who has been with him since he was admitted, Tommy returns home to continue his recovery.

    18/08/2017 read more ...
  • It's Out!

    Relive the decisive stages of the 2017 GrandSlam Latin Stuttgart, from the quarterfinal to the final, and watch interviews with the protagonists as well as behind-the-scene pieces at a modest US$ 3.75 for three months streaming.

    18/08/2017 read more ...
  • Coming Soon

    The release of the Video on Demand programme covering the decisive stages of the 2017 GrandSlam Latin Stuttgart is scheduled for Friday 18 August. More than two hours will show you all the action from the quarterfinal to the final.

    17/08/2017 read more ...
  • Coming Soon

    Over the course of today the "Live from Stuttgart" blog goes up and, hopefully, the outcome of the "Breaking for Gold" Stage One gets published. The German Open Championships are going into day three: GrandSlam Latin Round One!

    10/08/2017 read more ...
  • Breaking For Gold: Results

    The panel of judges has been working hard over the past few days to assess the videos submitted by some 900 breakers from roughly 80 countries. The process is coming to an end. Expect the results during the day tomorrow!

    08/08/2017 read more ...
Archives

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