One Year On 13/03/2012

One Year On

We never forget! The power of DanceSport!

We will never ever forget the day of the 11th of March. Our hometown and our beautiful land were devastated. Our families and friends were broken up at that moment.

No light, no bonfire, we were just trembling for fear and cold.

In the midst of struggling with the days of hardship, maybe it was a day under the late summer sunlight and the joy of dancing that flashed across our minds.

One year has passed since we had the earthquake and tsunami, we have taken one step, then another, always praying for a better life.

Now we can say our people in the Tohku Region are getting better.

 Junior Dancers of northeastern Japan

In the Opening to Sunday's GrandSlam, some of the young dancers read out these lines before they took to the floor and danced in what was the most moving moment of the day. One year on!

The Japan Red Cross Society has extended the donation period through 30 September 2012!

Click here!

Latest NewsSubscribe to news RSS

  • Training in South America

    Spanish trainer Isaac Rovira taught coaches, trainers and judges in the new technique as per the WDSF books in the Argentine and Ecudorian capitals.

    30/09/2014 read more ...
  • Galashow s Latinou

    TV audience in the Czech Republic will get to see another 'Latin Gala Show' on Saturday: this time its focus is on the WDSF PD World Showdance Latin.

    30/09/2014 read more ...
  • Where The World Comes To Dance 

    The CEZ Arena in Ostrava, CZE, is a regular venue for ice hockey. But over the coming weekend two World DanceSport Championships are held there.

    29/09/2014 read more ...
  • From Joining to Enjoying

    Three steps need to be taken to watch the video-on-demand programmes on the 2014 GrandSlam Wuhan: join Vimeo, aqcuire for US$ 2.95 and enjoy.

    26/09/2014 read more ...
  • In Time For The Weekend

    The two 90-minute programmes on the 2014 GrandSlam in Wuhan, CHN, will become available for viewing from the early evening of Friday 26 September

    25/09/2014 read more ...
  • 2014 WDSF PD World Ten Dance

    Heidi Goetz provides a short report on the 2014 WDSF PD World DanceSport Championship Ten Dance that was held on 20 September in Brasov, ROU.

    25/09/2014 read more ...
Archives