Daniel Dingis/Natalia Velikina reached the 4th place out of 27 couples in the WDSF Open Youth Latin competition in the Lithuanian Kaunas. Maxim Stepanov/Ksenya Rybina danced into the final of the WDSF World Open Adult Latin competition and finished also 4th, but out of 49 couples. Anatoliy Novoselov/Tasja Novoselov-Schulz were given the runner-up place 7 to the final out of 36 couples in the World Open Standard competition.
At the same time Michael and Beate Lindner were dancing the WDSF Open Senior II Standard competition in Rimini, Italy. They left all their 49 competitors behind and left the floor as winner of the competition.