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    The outcome of Sunday's General Meeting in Lausanne has made headlines ever since. National Member Bodies comment on the many decisions taken by the delegates, specialist sports media focus on the reshuffle at the top ...

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  • Change At The Top

    After serving two years, WDSF President Lukas Hinder resigns to bring the constituent parties closer together in how they interpret dance as sport. After a tranisitionary period, First Vice-President Shawn Tay will succeed him.

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  • The President's Hour

    The nearly 200 delegates and observers to the 2018 General Meeting who had gathered at the auditorium of the Lausanne Olympic Museum were able to listen to a highly inspirational speech by the IOC President Dr Thomas Bach.

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YouTraining DanceSport 05/09/2012

Several new lectureshave been added to the WDSF DanceSport Academy's YouTube channel. The number of available learning resoures now exceeds 20 - which amounts to 3 hours 30 minutes total viewing time! 

German trainer Horst Beer collaborated with WDSF in creating this learning resource on rhythm and timing in Samba. The video was recorded in August 2012 during the GOC in Stuttgart. The WDSF DanceSport Academy wishes to acknowledge the support of Horst and the GOC organisers to the YouTraining DanceSport programme.

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Fabio Selmi - Simona Fancello © Helmut Roland Watch the lectures by the Italian trainers Fabio Selmi and Simona Fancello on the WDSF DanceSport Academy's YouTube channel. They were recorded by Prof Helmut Roland during the 2012 edition of "The Camp" in Wuppertal, GER. The WDSF DanceSport Academy wishes to thank Fabio, Simona and the organisers of "The Camp" for allowing that these recordings may be published as part of the YouTraining DanceSport programme.