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  • New President For FIDS

    The Italian DanceSport Federation FIDS held its ordinary Elective General Meeeting on Saturday 22 October in Rome. Standing unopposed after the other two candidates had withdrawn, Giovanni Costantino was elected by acclamation.

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  • Combat Competition Manipulation | White Paper

    The members of the Presidential Task Force to Combat Competition Manipulation in DanceSport publish a "White Paper" that should serve as the basis to their discussions on and their efforts in improving integrity in DanceSport.

    22/10/2016 read more ...
  • Better Late Than Never

    At long last, the WDSF Communications team releases the second of its "My Very Best 2015" programmes: the Latin Edition. To say that it is merely a compilation of the very best Latin dancing during 2015 doesn't do it justice! It's more: it shows you the human side of it all!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • 2016 World Formation Standard

    The WDSF Sports Director advises the Member Bodies that the 2016 World DanceSport Championship Standard Formation will take place in Pécs, HUN, on 4 December. Another major event saved in less than one week!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • Meet The Elite

    The 2016 World Champions Latin, Gabriele Goffredo and Anna Matus, MDA, will be present at this year's SPORTEL convention in Monaco and showcase DanceSport to the leaders in the sports marketing and media industry.

    19/10/2016 read more ...
  • Platja d'aro-bound

    The number of couples that have registered online for the upcoming GrandSlam leg in Platja d'Aro, ESP, has increased by 100% overnight. A total of 67 have entered Standard and Latin so far. Top-ten couples included!

    19/10/2016 read more ...

Kaohsiung Update 14/03/2013

Marco Sietas

The World DanceSport Games will get underway in Kaohsiung in just over six months, from 16 September.

For the milestone date, WDSF Sports Director Marco Sietas has again travelled to the port city in southern Taiwan to meet with key staff of the local organising committee. This time he is accompanied by WDSF Communications' Roland Hilfiker.

They are joined by Royce Yeh and Andy Wang of the Chinese Taipei DanceSport Federation.

Over two days, the organisers will brief the WDSF and CTDSF representatives on the status of their preparations in all the different areas. Accreditation, communications and media coverage are on today's agenda.

China Airlines One official announcement of relevance was made at the opening of the meeting today. China Airlines will be the official carrier of the World DanceSport Games 2013 Kaohsiung. It will offer preferential fares for athletes and officials of the games. More information on this will become available soon.