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  • Two OAAs To Germany

    Benedetto Ferruggia and Claudia Koehler as well as Michael and Beate Lindner, both couples representing Germany, received the WDSF Outstanding Athletes Award from the hands of First Vice-President for Sports Shawn Tay.

    20/08/2018 read more ...
  • On Fire | 2018 PD Super GP LAT On Live

    The WDSF PD Super GrandPrix Stuttgart will be covered with a multi-camera production for the first time since 2014. And this time the decisive rounds will be LIVE! A new generation of pros will burn the floor of the Beethoven Hall

    04/08/2018 read more ...
  • Ciao And Tschuess!

    Benedetto Ferruggia and Claudia Koehler, the reigning World Champions in the PD Standard, announce their retirement from competition after a show on 25 July in Caorle. We hope to meet them at the GOC to talk more!

    29/07/2018 read more ...
  • Goffredo - Matus win the PD European LAT

    8th Boeblinger Tanzgala set the stage for PD European Championship Latin. Goffredo - Matus from Moldova win the title ahead of Smolko - Bazykina from Latvia. Third place was given to Luccese - Berardi from Italy. 

    10/06/2018 read more ...
  • And Counting

    Moldovans Gabriele Goffredo and Anna Matus, the dominators of Latin championships in the regular as well as in the professional division for the past years, have added another continental title in Boeblingen, GER.

    10/06/2018 read more ...
  • More From The White Nights

    The WDSF Communications team member Helmut Roland has sent a first batch of photographs he has taken during the 2018 PD European Standard in St Petersburg. Add to this his "Final Reel" and you relive the championship!

    05/06/2018 read more ...

Chelyabinsk Region Governor's Cup 06/04/2018

Helmut Roland reports after his arrival in the city located in the western Ural and made famous by a meteor strike a few years ago!

It is a long "ride" from everywhere to get to Chelyabinsk, RUS. Many couples and officials arrived late at night at the airport and were very much amused about the special welcome at 4 a.m. ...

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At the hotel there was also a very warm welcome during the night by Vasilii Andreev and Ksenlya Prikhodko from the organisation team.

This year the 2018 Chelyabinsk Region Governor's Cup sets the stage for two major competitions of WDSF Professional Division. On Saturday, April 7th, the WDSF PD World-Cup Standard will be held and for Sunday, April 8th, the WDSF PD World Championship ShowDance Latin is announced. 

24 couples from 13 nations are listed as competitors for the 2018 WDSF PD World-Cup Standard on Saturday. Looking at the names of the couples, we are expecting excellent presentations of standard dancing. 

On Sunday the 2018 WDSF PD World Championship ShowDance Latin will show another aspect of dancesport. 17 couples from 8 nations will present there shows. We are expecting showdance of the highest performance.