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On Air | On Sunday | Tell A Friend! 02/11/2012

Platja d'Aro For the next three days, news will all be posted on the "Live from Platja d'Aro, ESP" blog that you can access here or, if you are using a mobile device, from the menu at the bottom of your screen.

For the first time, the sports broadcaster EUROSPORT will air the finals of the 2012 GrandSlam Standard, the World Open Latin and the International Wheelchair DanceSport Open LIVE from Platja d'Aro, ESP, starting at 19:00 CET (UTC +1 hour).  We urge the DanceSport communities in Europe and in the Asia-Pacific region (within Eurosport's footprint there) to promote the 2-hour broadcast to their families and friends. Every viewer counts!

On the "Live from Platja d'Aro, ESP" blog, WDSF Communication reports about the preparations for the live transmission from the Palau de Congressos i d'Esports.

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