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The first figures are in for the six-part World DanceSport GrandSlam Series airing on public broadcast stations all across the United States. Six hours of Latin and Standard dancing in the GrandSlams were broadcast 2,000 times!16/01/2017 read more ...
The first "Live from blog ..." to get rolled out in 2017 is the one of the Helsinki leg of this year's GrandSlam Series. On 17 March 2017, two month from now, it all starts back up! Wouldn't it be nice to welcome our first "IWGA Athletes of the Year" to the floor on this occasion too?13/01/2017 read more ...
Since early December 2016, a task force made up of experts from WDSF as well as several other organisations is hard at work, preparing for the breakin' events at the Buenos Aires 2018 YOG. Others signal their approval of the approach taken.12/01/2017 read more ...
With WDSF too often cast as a "ballroom" organisation by people without proper insights and grasp, it is appropriate to look back at the World DanceSport Games in Kaohsiung, TPE, as they visualise best what the DS in our acronym stands for.11/01/2017 read more ...
Ever since the December 2016 announcement of breakin' making its première in the Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games, much has been said about dance as sport. In the general media as well as in the specialist publications! Here is one view that counts ...10/01/2017 read more ...
The first ever FORUM was organised by the Athletes' Commission in August 2010, it was held during the German Open Championship in Stuttgart.
In an open letter to all athletes in DanceSport he extends an invitation for everyone to attend the second edition, and he briefly outlines an attractive agenda for the Forum at the Aquarium Hotel.
2nd WDSF Athletes' FORUM
Time: 16:10 h (Moscow time)
Place: Moscow, RUS, Hotel Aquarium (directly connected to the hall where the competitions are held), Conference Room on the 5th floor
- Presentation of the WDSF Athletes' Commission
- Open Forum: open discussions for all WDSF registered couples
- Election of European WDSF Athletes' Commission Representative
- Top Class Lectures (free of charge for all athletes) on Standard, by Frank Venables (GBR), and Latin, by Petr Horacek (SVK)
We kindly ask all Couples to attend this important Meeting. The Lectures are sponsored by the World DanceSport Federation.
Thank you for your support!