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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‚Ä®

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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