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  • 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 ...
  • Vezelis - Chatkeviciute Win The PD European STD

    The "White Nights Ball" organised by the Dance Promotion Group provides the spectacular backdrop to the 2018 WDSF PD European Standard in St. Peters-burg, RUS. Helmut Roland is on location and reports from the event.

    02/06/2018 read more ...
  • Still More To Come

    Coverage on the 2018 PD World Latin is about to reach record levels. As for the PD events in Chelyabinsk, RUS, WDSF had dispatched Helmut Roland to produce real-time coverage. Multi-camera VOD coverage is still to come.

    07/05/2018 read more ...
  • New PD World Champions Latin

    Gabriele Goffredo and Anna Matus, MDA, continue from where they left off in the first part of their career by winning the Professional Division World Latin title. Runners-up in China were Marts Smolko and Tina Bazykina, LAT.

    05/05/2018 read more ...

2017 PD World STD and PD 10th Anniversary 13/09/2017

Prague Open Dance Festival from September 15th - 17th at the famous Lucerna Palace in Prague set the stage for the 2017 WDSF PD World Championship Standard. 43 couples from 16 nations are on the starting list.

2017 is the 10th year of WDSF Professional Division. For this event of WDSF Professional Division, a very special PD 10th Anniversary Ceremony is set up. All the former PD World Champions since 2007 were invited to join the anniversary. They all will be introduced in a special ceremony and a video of former competitions of these couples will be shown. 

The following former PD World Champions, who in the meantime have completed their competition dancing, are expected to join the ceremony and will be welcomed:

- Alexei Galchun - Tatiana Demina (2007, 2008)

- Paolo Bosco - Silvia Pitton (2009, 2010, 2011)

- Domenico Soale - Gioia Cerasoli (2012)

- Mirko Gozzoli - Edita Danuite (2013, 2014)

- Emanuel Valery - Tania Kehlet (2016)

We are looking forward to exciting PD World Championships Standard 2017 in Prague and we wish all 43 participating couples luck and success. 

WDSF Communications Commission, Helmut Roland, will be at the place to report about the event.