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Segatori/Sudol Also Win in Taipeh

Simone Segatori/Annette Sudol have continued their successful tour of Asia and added another victory to their account by winning the WDSF Open Standard in Taipeh, the capital city of the Republic of China.

Stephanie Krüger
Federation
Federation

Dvoracek/Dzumaev Third at North-European Championship Latin

Andreas Hoffmann/Isabel Krüger and Jörg Gutmann/Isabel Matthes are North-European Champions

In Helsinki, Finland, several world ranking tournaments took place, amongst these also the newly introduced North-European Championships Standard and Latin. Jan Dvoracek/Malika Dzumaev reached the final in Latin and the 3rd place on the podium. Valentin and Renata Lusin barely missed the final in Standard and reached seventh place. In the Youth Latin tournament three DTV couples were in the final:...

Stephanie Krüger
Federation
Federation

Dancing on TV

Saturday, November 1st 2014, 11:45 - 00:45 pm, NDR and Radio Bremen (Sportclub live) World Championship Formations Standard from Braunschweig. From 8:30 pm there will be a live stream of the semi-finals via internet:  http://www.ndr.de Sunday, November 2nd 2014, 11:30 - 12:15 pm, NDR and Radio Bremen (Sportclub) from Braunschweig, repetition (45 minutes)

Stephanie Krüger
Federation

Evelyn Hopp New Youth Officer

Evelyn Hopp is the new Youth Officer of the DTV since October 1st, 2014. She took over from Vialij Mihailoff, who is now Sports Director of the DTV. During her studies (Master of Sports Administration) in Sochi/Russia, Evelyn got insights into the structures and tasks in international sports. Through her job as trainee at the German Olympic Federation (DOSB) and as trainer and judge she also knows...

Stephanie Krüger
Dominik Stöckl und Katharina Belz (Foto: Peter Schmitz)
Federation

Stöckl / Belz Miss the Semi-Final

World Championship Youth Standard

In Chisinau (Moldova), the World Championship Youth Standard took place. 60 couples competed and at the end, there was much reason to be happy. Dominik Stöckl / Katharina Belz reached the quarter-final of the best 24. One single mark was missing for them to reach the semi-final. As runners-up they reached rank 15-17. Jan Janzen / Victoria Litvinova, the second German representators, ...

Kristina Scibor
Marius-Andrei Balan/Nina Bezzubova (Foto: Peter Schmitz)
Federation

Marius-Andrei Balan and Nina Bezzubova Split

Marius-Andrei Balan and Nina Bezzubova  will continue on split paths from now on. The world championship last weekend was their last competition together. Both of them want to return to the dance floor with new partners as soon as possible. In their letter to the federations they said: "We were able to have wonderful experiences together in the past four years for which we are very grateful." They...

Kristina Scibor
Dumitro Doga / Sarah Ertmer (Foto: sports-picture.net)
Federation

German Successes at the Holland Masters in Steenwijk / Netherlands

Last weekend, noumerous German couples were successful at the Holland Open in Steewijk / Netherlands: Dumitro Doga / Sarah Ertmer won the World Open Latin competition, Jonathan Maier / Romy Kuhlmann came fourth in front of Martin Klose / Kristina Kratz.  At the World Open Standard competition, Bogdan Ianosi / Stefanie Pavelic won the silver medal. Fabian Wendt / Anne Steinmann reached place four. ...

Kristina Scibor
Federation
Federation

Balan / Bezzuova in the Final Again

World Championship Latin

The world championship in latin dances took place in the nearly sold-out Cez Arena in Ostrava, Czech Republic. 78 couples competed in front of the cheering audience in order to declare the world champion. Marius-Andrei Balan / Nina Bezzubova danced a great competition and reached the final. Unfortunately, their wish for a medal did not come true, they reached place four. Pavel Pasechnik / Marta Ar...

Kristina Scibor
Federation

Dominik Stöckl / Katharina Belz new German Champions Youth A Standard

At the German Championship Youth A Standard a high number of 47 couples were participating. Also the level of performances was impressive, therefore it was no surprise that the placings in the final were decided by narrow margins. Winners with all first places were Dominik Stöckl / Katharina Belz. Clear Runners-up were Jan Janzen / Victoria Litvinova. Two couples from Hesse were com...

Peter Chen
Nikita Schneider / Jacqueline Joos (Foto: Bob van Ooik)
Federation

World Championship Youth Latin and Grand Slam

Competitions in Moscow

68 couples danced at the World Championship Youth Latin in Moscow. German Champions Nikita Schneider / Jacqueline Joos (Schwarz-Weiß-Club Pforzheim) reached the semifinal and finished 11 th. Mikael Tatarkin / Nicole Wirt (TSZ Heusenstamm) danced into the quarterfinal and were placed 23 rd. All results:  http://www.worlddancesport.org/Event/Competition/World_Championship-Moscow...

Peter Chen