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  • CCM TF Announcement

    The Presidential Task Force to Combat Competition Manipulation announces two measures which will be taken with immediate effect to further ensure the transparency and the fairness in the process of ajudicating WDSF DanceSport.

    18/08/2017 read more ...
  • Get Well Soon, Tommy!

    Today, 18 August, Tommy Shaughnessy leaves the hospital in Stuttgart, GER, and heads back to Ireland. Together with his brother Pat, who has been with him since he was admitted, Tommy returns home to continue his recovery.

    18/08/2017 read more ...
  • It's Out!

    Relive the decisive stages of the 2017 GrandSlam Latin Stuttgart, from the quarterfinal to the final, and watch interviews with the protagonists as well as behind-the-scene pieces at a modest US$ 3.75 for three months streaming.

    18/08/2017 read more ...
  • Coming Soon

    The release of the Video on Demand programme covering the decisive stages of the 2017 GrandSlam Latin Stuttgart is scheduled for Friday 18 August. More than two hours will show you all the action from the quarterfinal to the final.

    17/08/2017 read more ...
  • Coming Soon

    Over the course of today the "Live from Stuttgart" blog goes up and, hopefully, the outcome of the "Breaking for Gold" Stage One gets published. The German Open Championships are going into day three: GrandSlam Latin Round One!

    10/08/2017 read more ...
  • Breaking For Gold: Results

    The panel of judges has been working hard over the past few days to assess the videos submitted by some 900 breakers from roughly 80 countries. The process is coming to an end. Expect the results during the day tomorrow!

    08/08/2017 read more ...
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World Baton Twirling Championships 31/07/2012

World Baton Twirling Championships The World Baton Twirling Federation (WBTF), WDSF Associate Member since 2011, stages its 2012 World Championships from 1 to 5 August in Villebon-sur-Yvette, FRA. The biennial event brings together nearly 1,000 athletes from around the world to compete for titles in men's and women's freestyle, pair and team events.

Prior to the Opening Ceremony on 1 August, the WBTF schedules an informative presentation of the Anti-Doping Programme for the benefit of athletes and officials. Since it has become an Associate Member, baton twirling's world governing body subscribes to the WDSF Anti-Doping Code.

Competition in the freestyle events starts tomorrow, 2 August, at 09:00 CEST; the team finals are scheduled between 16:00 and 17:00 on Sunday. A live stream of all competitions is available on a pay-per-view basis at http://www.batonbiz.com/

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