Several German couples took part in the WDSF tournaments in Valeggio Sul Mincio close to Verona. Dominik Fenster/Kristina Scibor reached the eighth place in the semi-final of the Rising Star tournament Standard. In the youth Latin tournament Shon Bursteyn/Christina Gidikas not only reached the final but the third place on the podium. In the Rising Stars Latin tournament Alexander Horn/Valeria Jäger reached the semi-final and came tenth.
Lars Erik Pastor / Ecaterina Petrova were the only German couple starting at the Latin tournament in Moscow. They reached a marvellous third place in a field of 109 couples.