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  • Combat Competition Manipulation | White Paper

    The members of the Presidential Task Force to Combat Competition Manipulation in DanceSport publish a "White Paper" that should serve as the basis to their discussions on and their efforts in improving integrity in DanceSport.

    22/10/2016 read more ...
  • Better Late Than Never

    At long last, the WDSF Communications team releases the second of its "My Very Best 2015" programmes: the Latin Edition. To say that it is merely a compilation of the very best Latin dancing during 2015 doesn't do it justice! It's more: it shows you the human side of it all!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • 2016 World Formation Standard

    The WDSF Sports Director advises the Member Bodies that the 2016 World DanceSport Championship Standard Formation will take place in Pécs, HUN, on 4 December. Another major event saved in less than one week!

    21/10/2016 read more ...
  • Meet The Elite

    The 2016 World Champions Latin, Gabriele Goffredo and Anna Matus, MDA, will be present at this year's SPORTEL convention in Monaco and showcase DanceSport to the leaders in the sports marketing and media industry.

    19/10/2016 read more ...
  • Platja d'aro-bound

    The number of couples that have registered online for the upcoming GrandSlam leg in Platja d'Aro, ESP, has increased by 100% overnight. A total of 67 have entered Standard and Latin so far. Top-ten couples included!

    19/10/2016 read more ...
  • Counting On You

    The World DanceSport Federation and the organisers of the relocated GrandSlam leg are counting on the dancers to make the competitions in Platja d'Aro, ESP, a success - in terms of participation as well as of level of competition. 

    18/10/2016 read more ...

Travel Subsidies 17/07/2014

2014 GrandSlam Wuhan In addition to the established GrandSlam prize money that will be at stake as always, the top 12 couples in the Latin and Standard standing will beneifit from travel subsidies granted by the Wuhan organisers.

The Chinese DanceSport Federation and the Wuhan Sports Administration announced that couples placing first to third will receive 1,500 €, couples from fourth to sixth 1,200 €, and couples from seventh to twelfth 800 € to offset their travel expenses.

Wuhan takes the place of Beijing as host city of a GrandSlam leg in the annual series through 2017. It is the capital of the Hubei province and has a population of 10 million. Wuhan airport is China's fourth international hub together with Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou.

In a conference held yesterday at the Wuhan Zhuankou Sports Centre, the venue for the GrandSlam, the organisers presented their concepts for a perfectly organised event to the press.