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    20/08/2018 read more ...
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  • 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!

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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.

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  • 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 ...
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World Cup STD in Chelyabinsk, RUS 07/04/2018

The 2018 PD WC STD Podium 22 couples started in Chelyabinsk, RUS, at the 2018 WDSF PD World DanceSport Cup Standard. After a spectacular final, Donatas Vezelis - Lina Chatkeviciute, LTU, claimed the title with 190.10 points. Important to point out: their trophy, which was donated by the organisers, is of gold! 

Runners-up with 189.05 points, down just 1.05, were Simone Segatori - Annette Sudol, GER. Bjorn Bitsch - Ashli Williamson, DEN, took third with 186.85 points.  

4th place: Andrzej Sasdecki - Karina Nawrot / Poland (179.75 points)
5th place: Andrey Motyl - Ekaterina Kim / Russian Federation (177.65 points)
6th place: Igor Potivin - Yanina Yakubova / Russian Federation (172.95 points)

Here is the winners' interview by Helmut Roland ...

gGF2sbvqmB0|ITV Vezelis - Chatkeviciute, LTU