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Live from Beijing | CHN 06/09/2013

Beijing, CHN - cc The homepage of the WDSF website is again taken up by a "Live from ..." blog. A full WDSF Communications team is reporting from the Chinese capital on two World Championships and two GrandSlams in as timely a manner as the circumstances will allow for.

On Saturday 7 September you will be able to follow the 2013 WDSF World DanceSport Championship Showdance Standard and the 2013 Beijing GrandSlam Latin through the blog and - with some limitations - through the WDSF blog and facebook pages. Since access to the two latter social media platforms is blocked in the People's Republic, all materials will have to get relayed through Spain for uploading.

Sunday 8 September will bring you coverage on the 2013 WDSF World DanceSport Championship Showdance Latin and the 2013 Beijing GrandSlam Standard on the same premises.

At 12:30 UTC/GMT on Saturday and Sunday, Eurosport 2 will air live coverage on the two GrandSlams.

Go to the "Live from Beijing" blog, click here!