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Philipp Hanus und Siri Kirchmann (Foto: Bob van Ooik)
Professional Division

Philipp Hanus/Siri Kirchmann in the final

World Championship PD 10-dance

13 couples from seven nations came to the congress centre in Böblingen to choose the new world champion 10-dance of the Professional Division. In three rounds the couples showed their talent in both disciplines, in the evening event they were even dancing to live music within the scope of a festive ball. All couples and especially the final couples were supported outstandingly by the enthusiastic ...

Sonja Schäufler
(Foto: Bob van Ooik)
Professional Division

Pavel Pasechnik/Marta Arndt: Transition to PD

Recently they have been representing the German dance sports at the European Championship Latin as the German runners-up champions and were given the 7th place. Now they are switching to the Professional Division: Pavel Pasechnik/Marta Arndt, TSC Astoria Karlsruhe. In their writing to the DTV they are thanking "for the long lasting and unique support of the DTV, the TBW and our club Astoria Karlsr...

Sonja Schäufler
Professional Division
Professional Division

Transition to the PD: Denislav Dimitrov/Iliyana Staevska

Denislav Dimitrov and Iliyana Staevska (Gelb-Schwarz-Casino München), actual Bavarian Champions Adult Latin and member of the national team, changed to the German Professional Division. In their message to the DTV the couple is thanking the federations and their club for the long lasting support. Further thank goes to their club trainers Carsten Lenz and Monika Niederreiter "who supported us in go...

Sonja Schäufler
Professional Division
Professional Division

German couples in Italian finals

At the WDSF International Open Latin competition in Pieve di Cento, Italy, Pavel Pasechnik / Marta Arndt made it into the final and finished fourth. The WDSF PD Standard competition was won by Benedetto Ferruggia / Claudia Köhler, the WDSF PD Master Class II was won by Heinz-Josef and Aurelia Bickers, Günther and Antje Nagel finished sixth. 

Peter Chen
Ferruggia / Köhler win European Championship Standard
Professional Division

Ferruggia / Köhler win European Championship PD Standard

Benedetto Ferruggia and Claudia Köhler clearly won the first three dances in the European Championship of the Professional Division in Copenhagen, Slow Foxtrot went to the runners-up Emanuel Valeri / Tania Kehlet from Denmark. In Quickstep, Benedetto and Claudia again received seven out of nine first places and therefore were crowned champions. The second German couple was Sas...

Peter Chen
Final German Championship PD Latin (Foto: sports-picture.net)
Professional Division

Sergiu Luca / Maria Arces – German Champion DTV-PD Latin

Marius Iepure / Ottilie Mabuse – German Champion PD Show Dance Latin

A splendid end of the year was celebrated by the DTV-PD with the German Championship Latin and the German Championship PD Show Dance Latin. The festively decorated ballroom in the concerthall Bad Pyrmont was completely sold out, when the German professional couples of the Professional Division of the DTV proofed their abilities and stunned the audience. German Champions in Lat...

Peter Chen
Professional Division

Schedule online

29th German Open Championships

The preliminary time schedule for the 29th German Open Championships 2015 is online now. Please see at " Competition plan".

Petra Dres
Professional Division
Professional Division

Andrey Zaytsev / Elizaveta Cherevichnaya win PD World Cup Latin

Luca / Arces on sixth place

Twenty-two couples competed at the WDSF World Cup Latin of the PRofesional Division in Magdeburg, Germany. Andrey Zaytsev / Elizaveta Cherevichnaya from Russia won with all top marks in front of their fellow countrymen Evgeny Stepanov / Alexandra Pakhmutova, who were second in Samba, Rumba and Jive. Daniele Sargenti / Uliana Fomenk from Italy were third, and in Cha Cha Cha second. 1. Andrey Zay...

Kristina Scibor
Benedetto Ferruggia/Claudia Köhler (Foto: sports-picture.net)
Professional Division

Feruggia/Köhler new European Champions of the WDSF PD Standard

With standing ovations the excited spectators celebrated the new European Champions of the WDSF PD Standard in the sold out ballroom of the MARITIM hotel in Magdeburg. Seven couples reached the final. Benedetto Feruggia/Claudia Köhler stood out in all dances and won confidently. The silver medal went to Emanuel Valeri/Tania Kehlet from Denmark. They were given the 2nd place in all dances. 3rd fini...

Sonja Schäufler
Professional Division
Professional Division

Benedetto and Claudia Vice World Champions of the Professional Division Standard

World Champions Gozzoli/Daniute retire from active dance sport after award ceremony

Before the quickstep the result was two to two dances in the final. Gozzoli/Daniute won the waltz and the slowfox, Feruggia/Köhler the tango and the Viennese waltz. So Benedetto and Claudia were 0,02 points behind Gozzoli/Daniute before the quickstep. The last dance had to decide and in incomprehension of many spectators the Lithuanian couple won. In the sports hall of the university of Nanjing, C...

Sonja Schäufler