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-19621/Youth-Latin-45925/Ranking
Z Anton Skuratov / Alena Uehlin (TTC München), Valentin Lusin / Renata Busheeva (TD TSC Düsseldorf Rot-Weiß) und Anatoliy Novoselv / Tasja Schulz (Schwarz-Weiß-Club Pforzheim) travelled to the Grand Slam Standard competition in Moscow. 250 couples were dancing. Anton and Alena danced in a strong field and finished sixth in the final. Valentin and Renata reached the quarter final and finished 24 th. Anatoliy and Tasja reached the third round and were placed 31 st. According to TBW Training Director Michael Grether who was coaching the couples in Moscow, Tolik and Tasja showed a performance that would have justified a place in the next round as well.
All results: http://www.worlddancesport.org/Event/Competition/GrandSlam-Moscow-19147/Adult-Standard-44508/Ranking
Even bigger than the standard competition was the Grand Slam Latin competition in Moscow with 282 couples dancing. Pacel Pasechnik / Marta Arndt (TSC Astoria Karlsruhe) danced into the final and finished fifth. Jan Dvoracek / Malika Dzumaev (Grün-Gold-Club Bremen) reached the fourth round and finished 27-29 th.
1. Armen Tsaturyan / Svetlana Gudyno, Russia (192,70)
2. Charles-Guillaume Schmitt / Elena Salikhova, France (184,74)
3. Andrey Kiselev / Anastasia Kiseleva, Russis (183,76)
4. Stanislav Nikolaev / Elena Ziuziukina, Russia (181,63)
5. Pavel Pasechnik / Marta Arndt, TSC Astoria Karlsruhe (180,63)
6. Yury Simachev / Anastasia Klokotova, Russia (179,89)
All results: http://www.worlddancesport.org/Event/Competition/GrandSlam-Moscow-19147/Adult-Latin-44507/Ranking