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  • Fruitful discussions in Singapore

    Mr Ser Miang Ng, Executive Board Member of the IOC and Mr Shawn Tay, President of WDSF meet in Singapore on 18th April, 2019.

    23/04/2019 read more ...
  • New World and European Champions crowned

    There were new couples on the highest step of the podium at the World Championship Senior 1 Standard and the European Championship Youth Latin. The gold medals went to couples from the Russian Federation and Moldova.

    22/04/2019 read more ...
  • Championships in Berlin and in Chisinau

    The busy competition calendar shows it is time for the second World Championship event and the first European Championship event of the year. And, there's more!

    17/04/2019 read more ...
  • How did the weekend go?

    Here are some statistics of the WDSF competitions which took place last weekend. Some numbers are missing, so we can say that the numbers in reality are a little bit higher at some disciplines or age groups. The numbers have been collected from the WDSF result lists between 12th to 14th of April, 2019.

    15/04/2019 read more ...
  • Eleven locations, thousands of dancers

    Dance floors will be crowded this weekend as there are WDSF events in eleven locations in Europe and in the US. There are literally thousands of dancers under the spotlight during the three days, showing their best performances to the fans, families and friends, and doing their best to secure their spot on the podium.

    11/04/2019 read more ...
  • Events of all sizes, and more to come! 

    Last weekend was a fest of Rock'n'Roll Formations as the European and World Championships were organised by the WRRC. At the same time, Standard and Latin events were organised in four different locations in Europe.

    08/04/2019 read more ...
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The White Paper 22/10/2016

Competition Manipulation Task Force Only six months after WDSF President Lukas Hinder first announced his plan to create a task force to develop the strategies for the fight against competition manipulation and other acts of corruption in DanceSport, a first publication is released.

"Combat Competition Manipulation | White Paper" was authored by the members of the Task Force to serve as the point of departure and the first reference in a process that will take time to complete. In his foreword, President Hinder writes what will need to happen for the process to have any chances to succeed in the long term.


If it is to achieve anything, this paper should trigger reflections on the part of the reader that dare to put in question the validity of some of the axioms in a century-old history of something that was considered anything but sport, but that now aspires to be a serious contender for inclusion into the Olympic Games.