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  • Breaking for Gold In Essen

    In just under 12 months, 12 b-boys and 12-b-girls will be "BREAKING for GOLD" at the YOG. A historic first! On Sunday 22 October, some 150 breakers from Europe and Africa will try to remain in the battle for one of the YOG places.

    19/10/2017 read more ...
  • Essen, GER, On 22 October 

    The second of the three WDSF Continental Qualifiers for BAYOG is coming up. Around 150 b-boys/girls from Africa and Europe will travel to Essen to take a shot at qualifying for the breaking events at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.

    18/10/2017 read more ...
  • World Boogie Woogie Formation

    Eight Boogie Woogie formations contested the world title in Marseille, FRA. The six which made it to the final tell their stories with impressive routines, great music and colourful attires. Watch them in the 30-minute highlight.

    18/10/2017 read more ...
  • Storytelling

    In Marseille, FRA, the WDSF Communications team experimented with a new format for its coverage on DanceSport: the storytelling clip! Here is one of them: Edlund siblings from Sweden explain the passion for Boogie and Bug.

    17/10/2017 read more ...
  • Get It From Today!

    If you are up for renewal of your Athlete's ID Card, you will be among the first to get the smartphone-based e-Card from today. Eventually, each and every one of the nearly 50,000 dancers in the WDSF competition system will get it.

    02/10/2017 read more ...
  • Digitally You

    B-Boy Kicks from Greece is one of the very first dancers who is issued the new WDSF e-Card. It takes the place of the plastic Athlete's ID Card from October 2017, serving the exact same purposes - but digitally through a smartphone. 

    29/09/2017 read more ...

World SEN I Standard 11/10/2016

Boston, USA - 8 October © Goetz World DanceSport Festival – Boston | Day 1

Highlight of Day 1 is the 2016 WDSF World DanceSport Championship SEN I STD. For the 1st time it is held as an Open Championship. So 66 couples entered and were eager to experience a competition in USA.

As mentioned yesterday, there is a lot of enthusiasm among the organisers. But sometimes the best of intentions are not quite enough. It is always good to listen to and to have experienced people in the organising group. This probably helps to make a competition run more smoothly, working out a perfect schedule and have information ready in time.

The participants in the World Championship SEN I STD danced their final rather late in the evening. Among them the reigning Champions Christian and Elena Bono and 5 top motivated couples. All of them had very good results during the year, so every couple hoped to be the lucky one in the end. The reigning Champions could defend their title in 2016 and were very happy about that. Some of the couples were happy about succeeding and making the final, in some other faces of the finalists we could see disappointment.

There is another chance next year.