Show recent news

Latest News

  • New York City Heritage

    Breaking for Gold, the digital qualification process for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games, has its first entry from a b-girl, its first entry from the USA and the first entries by siblings. And at the origin of it all is Street Justice from NYC!

    22/06/2017 read more ...
  • Breaking For Gold | The Campaign

    After it crossed the equator of Stage One on 20 June, Breaking for Gold brings on the big guns to promote global participation in the digital qualification process for the YOG and to call on all b-boys/girls to submit their video NOW!

    21/06/2017 read more ...
  • The World Games 2017 | Bulletin

    With 30 days to go until the Opening Ceremony of The World Games 2017 gets underway at the Wroclaw Stadium, WDSF issues its first of two bulletins to everyone in its contingent. More than 150 athletes make it the biggest ever.

    20/06/2017 read more ...
  • B-Boy Turbo, ISR

    B-Boy Turbo is the fourth entrant representing Israel in the Breaking for Gold Stage One of qualification for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games. There is one country with seven entries and there are many with none.

    19/06/2017 read more ...
  • Combat Competition Manipulation | Part 1

    The Task Force established to combat competition manipulation in DanceSport presented its interim report and the key findings after its first hearings to the 2017 Forum held on 11 June in Singapore. Here is the first of two parts!

    17/06/2017 read more ...
  • Shigemitsu Tanabe Honoured

    Mr Shigemitsu Tanabe has received the 2017 edition of the WDSF President's Award in recognition of his outstanding contributions in establishing the foundations to the Professional Division of the Japan DanceSport Federation.

    16/06/2017 read more ...
Archives

From Russia With Love 08/02/2014

7 February 2014 - Sochi, RUS © IOC The 400 dancers who represented the Russian DanceSport Union during the Olympic Opening Ceremony in Sochi, RUS, can take pride in having been part of a memorable and very favourably commented show.

Together with the crème de la crème in Russian ballet they told a crowd of 40,000 in the Fisht Stadium and a worldwide TV audience in the billions about the last 500 years in the history of Russia. Through their dancing and through the projection of visuals. From the days of Peter the Great to those of the USSR, dance and music were the constant.

Dancers brought to life ballroom scenes from Tolstoy’s “War and Peace,” images of the Russian Revolution immersed in eerie colours, the flight of peace doves, etc. ...

7 February 2014 - Sochi, RUS © IOC 7 February 2014 - Sochi, RUS © IOC 7 February 2014 - Sochi, RUS © IOC 7 February 2014 - Sochi, RUS © IOC 7 February 2014 - Sochi, RUS © IOC