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Olomouc, CZE - 19 May © Helmut Roland

DanceSport | University Sport

The decision of the International University Sports Federation to grant DanceSport recognition makes it eligible (as an optional sport) for the programme of the Universiade. Many top-level dancers are also university students. Great!

23/05/2017 more...
Breaking for Gold © Little Shao

A Matter Of Principle

Every National Olympic Committee is aware of the general "Qualification System Principles" upon which the sport-specific system is based. They are: universality, performance, host country representation and gender equality. 

22/05/2017 more...
Domenico Soale - Gioia Cerasoli, ITA © Orzol

The Friendship Camp

The WDSF Athletes' Commission is proud to announce the line-up of teachers and lecturers for its upcoming training camp. The "Friendship Camp" takes place in Papendahl, NED, from 11 to 13 July. Sign up for the only not-for-profit!

22/05/2017 more...
Breaking Aarhus © Brix

Olympic Qualifying

The World DanceSport Federation points out to the National Member Bodies that the first stage of qualifying for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games must be open to all breakers and without any restrictions other than the age range. 

20/05/2017 more...
Evaldas Sodeika and Ieva Zukauskaite, LTU © HK Sportsfinder

Live From Olomouc, CZE

The countdown is on for the 2017 European DanceSport Championship Standard tomorrow. As always, we provide you with "nearly" real-time coverage that allows you to keep up with what is happening in Olomouc, CZE.

18/05/2017 more...
Debrecen, HUN - 14 May © Helmut Roland

2017 PD European Cup Latin

Another "Final Reel" from Debrecen, HUN. The 2017 PD European Cup Latin was held concurrently with the 2017 PD European Championship Standard. 19 couples danced. Winners were Daniele Sargenti and Uliana Fomenko, ITA.

18/05/2017 more...
Interview with B-Boy Shigekix © JDSF

Meet B-Boy Shigekix

B-Boy Shigekix was in high demand for interviews during last week's press conference held by the Japan DanceSport Federation to announce the start of qualifying for the Breaking events at the 2018 YOG in Buenos Aires, ARG. 

17/05/2017 more...
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