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Pavel Pasechnik and Marta Arndt (Foto: Peter Schmitz)
Federation

Austrian Open – Second Day

The second day of the Austrian Open in the Multiversum in Schwechat also brought several successes. WDSF World Open Latin Two couples reached the final. Pavel Pasechnik/Marta Arndt (TSC Astoria Karlsruhe) danced a very strong tournament and were very visible through all rounds. A little surprisingly they reached place three, not only them having expected a little more. Evgeny Vinokurov/Christina...

Stephanie Krüger
Simone Segatori and Annette Sudol (Foto: Peter Schmitz)
Federation

Simone Segatori and Annette Sudol are World Champions

With an impressive performance Simone Segatori/Annette Sudol (TSC Astoria Stuttgart) claimed the title in the standard section in front of a sold-out audience in the Multiversum in Schwechat near Vienna. "Highly professional", DTV-National Coach Fred Jörgens praised the performance of the couple from Stuttgart. Over all rounds they kept their direct competitors Dmitry Zharkov/Olga Kulikova at a ...

Stephanie Krüger
Braunschweiger TSC (Foto: sports-picture.net)
Federation

Braunschweig Also Wins With All Ones

Ludwigsburg is a good place for Braunschweig: The Braunschweiger TSC have already won a World- and a European Championship here and now also a German Championship. The defending champions were two weeks World Champions when they travelled to Ludwigsburg and met hosts who showed their best side and much improved since the WC. In the end the rating though was quite clear on all four positions of the...

Stephanie Krüger
Grün-Gold-Club Bremen A-Team (Foto: sports-picture.net)
Federation

Bremen’s West-Side-Story Wins With all Ones

That's how fast it can happen: If you have to start the final of the German Championship as the first team, you get your results first. In this case it was Grün-Gold-Club Bremen (A-Team), who opened the final in Ludwigsburg with their choreography "West Side Story". The tension dissolved swiftly: nine ones in the rating brought Bremen another champions title. The FG Aachen/Düsseldorf, also with a ...

Stephanie Krüger
Bernd and Sandra Ketturkat (Foto: Peter Schmitz)
Federation

Austrian Open – First Day

Even the first day of the Austrian Open gave lots of occasion for cheering. To the joy of the German fans they were invited to sing the German anthem twice in the Mulitversum in Schwechat near Vienna.   WDSF Open Senior II Standard Three couples reached the final. Bernd and Sandra Ketturkat (TC Royal Oberhausen) could hardly believe it, when they were called up as winners and took place on the to...

Stephanie Krüger
Federation
Federation

Further Success Announcements from the Czech Republic

Last weekend WDSF-tournaments also took place in Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic. For the DTV the following successes were announced: in the Seniors I Standard section, Rene und Heike Seyboth reached the final and reached place for as double-starters. In their own age group, Seniors II, they left the floor as winners. The places three to five also went to German couples: Norbert Jäger/Beate Christi...

Stephanie Krüger
Annette, Simone, Alena, Anton, Renata and Valentin (Foto: privat)
Federation

Segatori/Sudol and Skuratov/Uehlin also on One and Four in Italy

There was not much time for celebrations, as some couples flew to their next tournament in Italy only hours after the end of the German Championship. In Pomezia the same two couples reached the top two steps of the podium: Simone Segatori/Annette Sudol won the WDSF World Open Standard tournament, Anton Skuratov/Alena Uehlin came second. Valentin Lusin/Renata Busheeva reached sixth place in the fin...

Stephanie Krüger
Federation
Federation

Pasechnik/Arndt Win in Paris

Pavel Pasechnik/Marta Arndt outscored the international competitors and won the WDSF International Open Latin tournament in Paris, France. In the Senior II Latin a German couple also won: Rolf and Iris Pernat left all couples of this section behind them. Jörg Gutmann/Isabel Matthes reported the third place in the tournament of the Seniors I Standard. In the Seniors II Standard Jürgen Beck/Claudia ...

Stephanie Krüger
Dumitru Doga und Sarah Ertmer (Foto: Tom Wilczek)
Federation

Austrian Open – Third day

On the third day of the Austrian Open, German couples had good results again. WDSF World Open Standard It was a great day for Dumitru Doga / Sarah Ertmer (TSC TD Düsseldorf Rot-Weiß). They danced a great competition throughout all rounds and made it into the final. The German fans would have loved to see a placing further ahead but at the price presentation ...

Peter Chen
Maria Kleinschmidt und Vadim Lehmann sind Fünfte der WM Jugend Zehn Tänze. (Foto: Boris Exeler)
Federation

Vadim Lehmann / Maria Kleinschmidt Fourth at the World Championship U21 10 Dance

Besides the Senior II Standard, also the World Championship Under 21 10 Dance was organised in Vancouver, Canada. Vadim Lehmann / Maria Kleinschmidt were nominated by Tanzsport Deutschland. In a competition with 21 couples, they easily reached the final and were even placed third according to the marks. If the results were only based on the latin-american dances, they would ha...

Peter Chen