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Artem Kolesnikov / Maria Sedin split

Shortly after the German Championship in Bad Aibling, Artem and Maria split. In a letter both thanked the DTV and the TNW for their great support.

Peter Chen
Andrei Cicoare and Alina Blehm (Foto: Bob van Ooik)
Federation

Separation: Andrei Cicoare and Alina Blehm

Andrei Cicoare and Alina Blehm (1. TC Ludwigsburg) have separated. Their thanks for the very good support go to DTV, TBW and of course their club. They also thank their main trainers Dagmar Beck and Alice Schlögl for the excellent athletic support. Andrei and Alina were very successful: they were multiple county champions of the Junior section and finalists of the German Championship. Most recentl...

Stephanie Krüger
Henik Buchholz / Kristina Limonova (Foto: Bob van Ooik)
Federation

Separation: Henrik Buchholz and Kristina Limonova

Henrik Buchholz and Kristina Limonova (TSZ Stuttgart-Feuerbach) have ended their dancing partnership. In an email they thank everyone who supported them. "Of course we would like to thank the DTV, as well as the TBW and the TSZ Stuttgart-Feuerbach for the great support we received", Kristina and Henrik wrote. Their thanks also went to their parents, who backed them and made the partnership possibl...

Stephanie Krüger
Meeting in Stuttgart (Foto: privat)
Federation

Meeting in Stuttgart

The Managing Committee of the European association DanceSport Europe, which was founded at the German Open Championship a year ago, met during the GOC in Stuttgart in order to discuss strategic themes and topical issues. For the topic public relations Heidi Götz was in invited, who is in charge of PR in the presidium of the World Dancesport Association. The Managing Committee agreed to set up an o...

Stephanie Krüger
Jan Janzen und Victoria Litvinova (Foto: Thomas Wilczek)
Federation

Jan Janzen and Victoria Litvinova Seperated

Jan Janzen and Victoria Litvinova have seperated. Jan and Victoria say thank you for for the support of the past years from their club, and the federations of Baden-Württemberg and Germany. The successful youth couple were German Champions in 10 Dance this year and Vice-Champions in Latin and Standard. At the World Championships Youth Latin, they won the bronze medal. They were part of the German ...

Kristina Scibor
Lars Pastor / Ecaterina Petrova (Foto: sports-picture.net)
Federation

Ecaterina Petrova & Lars Pastor split

Today, Ecaterina Petrova / Lars Pastor representing TC Seidenstadt Krefeld announced the end of their partnership. They were part of Team 13 and DTV national team B-Latin. Furthermore, they were part of the D4 team of TNW. They want to thank the TNW and the DTV for the long and generous support and hope to return to the floor with new partners very soon. 

Peter Chen
Federation

The wedding bells were ringing twice for four

The wedding bells rang quite loudly in August - loudly enough to reach our team. After the GOC Anatoliy Novoselov / Tasja Schulz went on holidays (proof: a picture taken at the beach on Facebook). Their next post came from the beach as well - but then in a wedding suit and a wedding gown. They were married on August 20 th. Tasja will use a double barreled name in the future: Schul...

Peter Chen
Daniel Shapilov at the German Open 2012.
Federation

Obituary for Daniel Shapilov

Tanzsport Deutschland mourns the passing of Daniel Shapilov. A young and ambitious dancer, a promising talent - his life came to an end, too early at the age of only 20. Many friends and companions received the news of the unexpected death of Daniel Shapilov with great dismay and disbelief. Our deepest sympathy goes to the Shapilov family. What remains are love, rememb...

Peter Chen
Pressekonferenz der GOC
Federation

PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE OCCASION OF THE 29TH GERMAN OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

The GOC's responsible persons invited representatives of press, radio and television to a press conference in the run-up to the 29th German Open Championships. The press conference was held at the Weinstube Jägerhof of vineyard Peter Mayer, one of the GOC's sponsors. Due to the good weather and the enjoyable temperatures the press conference took place outdoors. Managing director Harry Körner prov...

Petra Dres
Federation
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Vadim Lehmann / Maria Kleinschmidt split

Vadim Lehmann and Maria Kleinschmidt (TC Seidenstadt Krefeld) announced their split. They danced together for almost seven years and were part of the national team. After "unforgettable and wonderful years", both wanted to thank their teachers, among them Harry Körner, Pavel Kurgan, Asis Khadjeh-Nouri, Dirk Heidemann, Martin Pastor and Horst Beer, as well as the federations TNW and DTV. "We have...

Peter Chen