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  • Chairman of the Sports Commission

    Michael Eichert is voted unanimously to the position of Chairman of the  Sports Commission by the WDSF Presidium. After serving as a member of the commission for a decade already, he assumes his new role well prepared.

    22/01/2017 read more ...
  • New WDSF Sports Director

    Tommy Shaughnessy is elected to the position of Sports Director by his colleagues on the WDSF Presidium. He will perform the duties as an employee of DanceSport's world governing body. The elected position remains vacant until the 2017 AGM.

    22/01/2017 read more ...
  • Marco Sietas: Resignation

    The resignation of Marco Sietas, who had held the positions of Sports Director, Chairman of the Sports and of the Development Commissions, among others, over the past years, of all of his offices with WDSF is accepted by the Presidium.

    22/01/2017 read more ...
  • Europe Meets World

    The President and Vice-President of DanceSport Europe, Luis Vaño and Heidi Estler, respectively, present their continental organisation together with a concept to fund its operations to the members of the WDSF Presidium in Barcelona.

    22/01/2017 read more ...
  • Giving It Another Spin

    The IOC Communications Department publishes another article on DanceSport in the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games: five things you need to know about the B-Boying and B-Girling taking the stage in Argentina in October of next year.

    21/01/2017 read more ...
  • News From Barcelona

    14 members of the World DanceSport Federation Presidium are currently in Barcelona, ESP, for their first meeting of the year. Over the next three days, the body that is entrusted with governing DanceSport between the Annual General Meetings will do just that.

    21/01/2017 read more ...
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GOC Stuttgart 07/08/2013

2013 GOC Six days to go until the 27th edition of the traditional German Open Championships gets underway in Stuttgart, GER.

Thousands of dancers will converge at the Liederhalle from 13 through 18 of August to enter the 36 contests for all age groups.

WDSF Communications will be on location to report on some of them extensively through the "Live from Stuttgart" blog.

A number of other important events are scheduled in addition to the competitions. They are listed here.

Adjudicators' Congresses at the Maritim Hotel (Reiterhalle)

10 August (12pm to 6pm): Formation DanceSport and Wheel Chair DanceSport

11 August (12pm to 6pm): Show Dance


12 August (12pm to 7pm): Standard and Latin

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Athletes Meet the Sports Director at the Maritim Hotel (Maritim Hall)


14 August (2pm to 3:45pm)

16 August (2pm t0 3:30pm)

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Draw of Judges for 2014 Championships/Cups (Judges Room)


14 August (11am to 2pm)

Chairmen's Congress at the Maritim Hotel (Reiterhalle)


18 August (9:30am for new applicants, 12:30pm for licensed Chairmen

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WDSF PD Meeting for Athletes at Maritim Hotel Meeting Point


14 August (10am)

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