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New German Champions Juniors I B Latin

35 couples competed this Saturday noon in Berlin. The semi final was filled with couples from 5 different federal states, but in the final, there were only two couples each from Bremen, Nordrhein-Westphalen and Baden-Württemberg.

Kristina Scibor
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German Champions Juniors II B Latin from Berlin

Four dancers from Berlin reached the final out of 71 couples at the German championship Juniors II B Latin. Only Efrem Kuzmichenko/Samira Hafez were both from Berlin. Pawel Pastuchow/Juliane Engelke, who were sixth last year, danced for Bremen with new partners this year.

Kristina Scibor
Dumitru Doga/Sarah Ertmer achieved the European bronze medal 10-dance.
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Doga/Ertmer receiving European Bronze Medal 10-dance

Balan/Moshenska winning World Ranking Competition Latin

Dumitru Doga/Sarah Ertmer from Düsseldorf made it to the rostrum of the European Championship 10-dance in Copenhagen, Denmark. They were given the bronze medal and missed the silver medal only in a bit more of a half point.

Sonja Schäufler
Simone Segatori/Annette Sudol
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Ranking competition Amateur S Standard

Segatori/Sudol leading high quality field

The ranking competition in the Boston-Club Düsseldorf was well attended: Among the 26 couples taking part in this competition eight are raking among the best twelve couples in the German ranking list. According to this fact semi-final and final was a real pleasure for the audience.

Sonja Schäufler
Konstantin and Corina Maletz. (source: private)
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Win on Valentine’s day in Szigetszentmiklós

Hungarian Open

The place where the competition took place is not only difficult to spell, but also difficult to pronounce: Szigetszentmiklós, close to the Hungarian capital Budapest. The city is on a small island on the Danube and therefore was the perfect setting for a romantic Valentine’s day.

Peter Chen
Zsolt Sándor Cseke/Malika Dzumaev with a lot of feeling. (Foto: Bayer)
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Cseke/Dzumaev: Strong performance in Glinde

At the beginning of the ranking list competititon in Glinde the 15 Latin couples had to battle for some space. The competition was nested into the raking list Senior II Standard competition in which more than 100 couples took part. Therefore, floor and also the space next to had already been well occupied.

Sonja Schäufler
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Results from the South

From the WDSF competitions taking part in the Spanish capital Madrid the following results can be reported: Marek Bures/Anastasiia Iermolenko Khadjeh-Nouri were placed 4th in the World Open Latin competition. The semi-final of this competition in which 65 couples took part was reached by Arthur Ankerstein/Georgiana Barbu who finished 12th.

Sonja Schäufler
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Goldstadtpokal 2016 - World Open Latin

Last night, the final of the World Open Latin competition took place. 74 couples had started the competition in the morning, amongst them 12 couples out of the top 28 worldwide.

Kristina Scibor
Andreas Wenzler/Verena Lieb (Foto: P.D. Reif)
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Ranking list competitions in Wolfsburg

Rising Star Standard

The first competition of the weekend with ranking list competitions in the CongressPark Wolfsburg has already been danced. Out of 13 entries for the Rising Star Standard competition, 10 couples danced. From all parts of the country, the couples arrived safely to Wolfsburg, despite very difficult weather conditions. A decision in the final with 3 to 2 brought Andreas Wenzler / Verena...

Peter Chen
Thorsten Strauß/Alma Marit Herrmann (Foto: P.D. Reif)
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First in the ranking list competition: Thorsten Strauß / Alma Marit Herrmann

Senior I Standard

45 couples danced in the first ranking list competition Senior I Standard in CongressPark. After three rounds, the digital markings by seven judges resulted in an equal number of placings from 5-7 and consequently in a final of 7. The first victory 2016 in Senior I went to Thorsten Strauß / Alma Marit Hermann from Pinneberg who were placed first in all dances, followed by Victor Fischer / Alexan...

Peter Chen