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Early off at the World Championship Youth Standard

At the World Championship in Kitakiyushu, Japan, 62 couples took part. Being the first time Japan was hosting a World Championship the organizer team did a good job. But in the strong competitive field our two representatives could not establish themselves. Arseni Pavlov/Nicole Balski reached the 47th place, Krisztian Kuljak/Franziska Holweg the 49th place.

Sonja Schäufler
Sven Traut is new National Youth Trainer Standard (source: private)
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Sven Traut new National Youth Trainer Standard

The Presidium has selected Sven Traut for the vacant post of the National Youth Trainer Standard. Traut was competing in Ten Dances and has been active as a trainer with a focus in Standard and is already part of the DTV regional federations trainer team.

Peter Chen
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Korn / Domme next to the final

World Championship Junior II Latin in Riga

During the Baltic Grand Prix in Riga the World Championship Junior II Latin was danced. Among 60 couples were also two couples from Germany who were supported by a high number of fans and flags. Nikita and Elisabeth Yatsun reached the quarterfinal and finished 19 th. Steven Korn / Katrin Domme were recalled into the semifinal. Their performance was stronger from round to round and ...

Peter Chen
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Tatarkin/Wirt 7th in the World Championship 10-dance Youth

As Jan Janzen and Victoria Litvinova ended their partnership in the beginning of November, the German vice champions in the youth class 10-dance had only few weeks to prepare for their participation in the world championship in Kiev. Mikael Tatarkin/Nicole Wirt faced this task with a lot of concentration and demonstrated that they do not have to hide behind the strong international competition. On...

Sonja Schäufler
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Maribor, Lillestrøm, Dnepropetrovsk

Anatoliy Novoselov / Tasja Novoselov-Schulz were fifth at the WDSF World Open Standard competition in Maribor, Slovenia. Marius and Barbara Torka finished fifth at the Senior III Standard competition. Claudiu Ana / Vanessa Goryayeva finished fifth as well - at the Youth Latin competition. In their own age group, Junior II, Claudiu and Vanessa were runners-up, followed by Erik Witt...

Peter Chen
Dominik Stöckl / Katharina Beiz third at WiDaFe 2015. (Foto: Thorben Heks)
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Winter Dance Festival (WiDaFe) Day two

WDSF Youth Standard On the first World Ranking competition of the second day of the Winter Dance Festival in Dortmund, 34 couples were on the floor. Throughout four rounds, the couples proofed their outstanding talents and offered high-class dancing. With elaborated choreographies and impressive floor craft, Semen Khrzhnovskiy / Vitalin Bunina took home their second ...

Peter Chen
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WC Juniors II Standard

Nikita and Elisabeth Yatsun and Andrei Cicoare/Alina Blehm represented the DTV in Moldavia. 63 couples were starting. Both couples danced a good tournament as national Asis Khadjeh-Nouri reported. However they missed the entry to the very strong round of the last 24. Nikita and Elisabeth reached place 28.-30. Andrei and Alina reached place 39./40. in the round of 48. Final:  1. Dmitry Chelpanov/...

Stephanie Krüger
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Partial European Championships in Riga

Couples of the DTV are admitted to take part in the "North European Championships" in Riga. Admitted are couples from the following countries: Latvia, Estonia, Lituania, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Iceland, Germany, Poland. Date: Friday, 18.12.2015 Starting classes: Junior I Standard Junior I Latin Junior II Standard Junior II Latin Youth Stand...

Stephanie Krüger
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Baltic Youth Open 2015

Coinciding with the Austrian Open and considering the arriving WiDaFe, the competitions at the 26 th Baltic Youth Open saw a high number of participants. Due to the international competitions on the same weekend and various splits, at the ranking list competitions some final places were available, which gave an extra motivation especially to the couples in the s...

Peter Chen
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Results from World Rank Tournaments – added

In Alassio, Italy, Dragos Ana/Darya Gerenchuk danced the world rank tournament latin, reached the final and came third. They also started in the U21 and danced to second place  Nikita und Elisabeth Yatsun reached 9th place in Juniors II Standard in standard they came 7th. Claudiu Ana/Michelle Nazarenus were very happy about their second place in Juniors II Latin.

Stephanie Krüger