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The Show ... About To Start! 21/05/2011

Alexey Silde - Anna Firstova, RUS © Rob Ronda

After the first two rounds, 12 couples have qualified to move on to the evening session of the IDSF PD World Latin in Luxembourg.

IDSF Communications has been reporting on the "Live from Luxembourg" blog (click here) from the start of the competition.

At 20:45 the semi-final starts at the Atert Sports Centre in the small community of Bertrange, about 5 km west of the capital, Luxembourg City. The venue is packed to the last seat and the atmosphere excellent. And the DanceSport is of the highest calibre. Check for yourself (click here)!

 

 

 

The Semi-Finalists of the 2011 IDSF PD World Latin

7

Guy Rosen

Anastasija Gorbachenko

LUX

11

Qi Jianru

Jiang Mengjia

CHN

13

Mikhail Solovyev

Kristina Tsvetkova

RUS

14

Oleksandr Kazatynskyi

Olena Sosedko

UKR

17

Nicolas García

Adriana Torrabadella

ESP

22

Fabio Scuderi

Ornella Boccafoschi

ITA

23

Vladislav Silde

Margarita Novitskaya

RUS

24

Alexey Silde

Anna Firstova

RUS

25

Stefan Green

Adriana Sigona

NZL

26

Andrey _Prosvirnin

Julia Rogozina_

RUS

28

Saverio Loria

Zeudi Zanetti

ITA

31

Mikhail Koloniets

Alexandra Pakhmukova

RUS