11-11 WDSF World Championship Ten Dance – Shanghai / China

Bjoern Bitsch & Ashli Williamson, Denmark
“The World Ten Dance Championship is the most difficult event for our athletes”. With these words WDSF President Carlos Freitag opened the championship on November 12th this year in Shanghai. 34 couples had come to compete for the title. Last year in Vienna, Bjørn Bitsch & Ashli Williams from Denmark could win the title ahead of Timur Imametdinov & Ekaterina Nikolaeva from Russia. At the European Championship Ten Dance in Moscow in April we had experienced a rum start. Timur and Ekaterina Read more [...]

11-11 DTV German Championship Standard – Nürnberg / Germany

German Dancesport Federation (DTV) had invited to “Meistersinger Halle” in Nuremberg to find the German champion in standard section at November 5th 2011. Only seven days ago we saw the world championship standard in Moscow. This had not been a lucky day for Benedetto & Claudia. We saw hard fight between the German couple, who had been world champions standard twice, and challenger Emanuel Valeri & Tania Kehlet from Denmark. At least, Emanuel & Tania won the title. Read more [...]

11-10 WDSF World Championship Standard
Moscow / Russia

It happened around 11 p. m. at International Expo & Conventional Center “Crocus-Expo” in Moscow on November 29th: the finals rounds of the World Championship Standard 2011 were completed. The finalists had come back to the floor waiting for the results. The speaker called on the couples who had won 6th place, … 5th place … 4th place … 3rd place … Same procedure (ranking) as last year in Wetzlar. Then he called on the couple with the number 27 for 2nd place! Read more [...]