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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 ...

YouTraining DanceSport 05/09/2012

Several new lectureshave been added to the WDSF DanceSport Academy's YouTube channel. The number of available learning resoures now exceeds 20 - which amounts to 3 hours 30 minutes total viewing time! 

German trainer Horst Beer collaborated with WDSF in creating this learning resource on rhythm and timing in Samba. The video was recorded in August 2012 during the GOC in Stuttgart. The WDSF DanceSport Academy wishes to acknowledge the support of Horst and the GOC organisers to the YouTraining DanceSport programme.


Fabio Selmi - Simona Fancello © Helmut Roland Watch the lectures by the Italian trainers Fabio Selmi and Simona Fancello on the WDSF DanceSport Academy's YouTube channel. They were recorded by Prof Helmut Roland during the 2012 edition of "The Camp" in Wuppertal, GER. The WDSF DanceSport Academy wishes to thank Fabio, Simona and the organisers of "The Camp" for allowing that these recordings may be published as part of the YouTraining DanceSport programme.