The two German couples did very well on their first International Youth Championship. 61 couples competed in Cambrils, Spain, of which the German couples both reached the semi-final:
Daniel Schmuck/Veronika Obholz, Rot-Gold-Casino Nürnberg 130,856
Daniel Dingis/Natalia Velikina, Grün-Gold-Club Bremen 130,798
The new federation Dancesport Europe hosted their first competition, the European Championship of National Teams. Each Team had to include one couple each of U21, Adults and Senior
97 couples from 12 nations came to the World Open Standard competition in Berlin.
On behalf oft he German federation, president Heidi Estler thanked the former National Team Coach and National Youth Coach Standard, Asis Khadjeh-Nouri, for his work of 15 years.
Marius-Andrei Balan/Khrystyna Moshenska defended their title German Champion Amateur Latin with a clear victory in all dances.
Concluding the season of the 2nd National League Standard in Göttingen, TSC Grün-Weiß Braunschweig gave another convincing performance and was placed first by all judges, finishing on top of the ranking. After winning all four competitions, the promoted team of the last season will be promoted into the 1st National League.
The clubhouse of the TSA im VfL Pinneberg hosted the North Regional Championships of the five Northern States. The decision to not host the competition in the big Rübekamphalle proofed to be right.
The TSC Mondial in Cologne hosted the Regional Championships 10 Dance. Already by early noon the Championships started, which included also the State Championship Senior IV B-S Standard. 11 couples danced in the Junior II B category.
In the small municipality of Pieve di Cento, close to Bologna, Standard and Latin couples danced various WDSF World Ranking List Competitions. Especially in the Rising Star competitions there were some notably good results.
Alexander and Sarah Karst win South Regional Championship Adult 10 Dance
Nikita and Elisabeth Yatsun South Regional Champions Youth 10 Dance