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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 Membership 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 VaƱo 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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IPC Wheelchair DanceSport 04/07/2013

Wheelchair DanceSport © IPC

Designed by an information technology services company and authored by the International Paralympic Committee, IPC, the revamped website aims to give visitors a deeper insight into the sport.

 www.ipc-wheelchairdancesport.org

The site is a microsite of the main IPC website www.paralympic.org, and integrates the latest news together with historical results and world rankings.

"The new look site is much fresher and easier to use for visitors," said Craig Spence, the IPC's director of media and communications.

Wheelchair DanceSport will feature on the programme of the WDSF World DanceSport Games in September. Ever since WDSF signing a co-operation agreement in 2008, the two bodies work collaboratively on integrating Wheelchair into WDSF events.

During the upcoming German Open Championship in Stuttgart, WDSF organises another Congress that will qualify WDSF Adjudicators to officiate at Wheelchair competitions.

Saturday 10 Aug 2013, 12pm to 6pm: Formation DanceSport and Wheelchair DanceSport

Attendees to this Congress will meet the prerequisite for selection to judge Formation and Wheelchair DanceSport Championships.