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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 ...
  • Counting On You

    The World DanceSport Federation and the organisers of the relocated GrandSlam leg are counting on the dancers to make the competitions in Platja d'Aro, ESP, a success - in terms of participation as well as of level of competition. 

    18/10/2016 read more ...

The World Games 15/04/2014

Ron Froehlich © IWGA The International World Games Association (IWGA) held its General Meeting concurrently with the SportAccord Convention last week in Belek, TUR. reported on the outcome of the elections to the IWGA executive for the term through 2018. Click here!

Former IWGA President Ron Froehlich (left), who stepped down after 22 years at the helm, was honoured by the meeting for his outstanding service to the association and to sports in general. The World DanceSport Federation, too, presented Froehlich with an award during a dinner in Belek.

Also from Belek, IWGA launched its own video channel under the tagline “Discover the World of Sports.” The Word Games Channel will be an additional media platform for the top events of the IWGA members.

The first events to be watched on will be the European Ski Orienteering Championship in Tyumen/Russia and the Waterskiing World Cup in Mandalah/Australia.