At the WDSF World Open Standard tournament in Salou, Spain, Dumitru Doga/Sarah Ertmer were the only German couple and reached place 4. In the tournament of Seniors III Standard Alexander and Barbara Valko shared the runner-up place 7 to the final with a Spanish couple. Gerard Baier/Ingrid Cloos-Baier came eleventh in the 13-couple semi final. Markus and Stephanie Greber were celebrated as winners of the tournament in the Seniors II Latin.
Also in Salou the World Championship of the Professional Division Show Dance Standard took place. Michael Wenger/Jekaterina Peredejeva reached 7th place in the final with 8 couples. Two further German WC participants were Philipp Hanus/Siri Kirchmann (9.) as well as Ivo Lodesani/Cathrin Hißnauer (10.).