Typical Conversations With Non-Dancers (The 10 Ballroom Dances Compiled by Helena Cej)

Typical Conversations With Non-Dancers (The 10 Ballroom Dances Compiled by Helena Cej)

“Is ballroom dancing romantic?” “Do you have feelings for your partner?” “Is waltz for old people only?” “Do you have a hair stylist and makeup artist?” “How many (dance) partners do you have?” These are some of the questions dancers get frequently from non-dancers, which may come in the form …

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WDSF: German Open Championships 2014, A Tight Race!

WDSF: German Open Championships 2014, A Tight Race!

The month of August is yet another exciting time on the competition calendar. As a major sporting event similar in fame to Blackpool, the German Open Championships (GOC) in Stuttgart receives just as much hype and coverage. Over the course of a week, the world’s best dancers of all ages battle it out …

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Music Collections: WRD Music and DJ Ice’s Very Ballroom collaboration

Who are you covering today? The wait for WRD Music and DJ ICE’s ballroom collaboration is over! As the release is this week,  (August 11, out already!) and given DJ ICE’s remixes consist of some of the most in demand tracks for dancesport competitions, the compilation is in for a thorough review! What’s …

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Not Just A Dancer, But Also A Role Model And A Performer (3 Lessons I Learned from June 29′s Performance)

Think about some of the dancers you admire, who are they? (Or your favourite athlete/actor/singer, your call!) For me, I’ve most certainly got a long list in both amateur and professional levels in many categories of dancing because they all have unique styles that I enjoy watching. Now ask yourself …

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WDSF: Counting Down to 2nd 2014 Grand Slam in Hong Kong

WDSF: Counting Down to 2nd 2014 Grand Slam in Hong Kong

The month of May is certainly one of the most exciting ones in the Dancesport calendar. Not only do we have the Blackpool Dancesport Festival taking place, the 2014 World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) Grand Slam series continues, this time in Hong Kong! While Blackpool is about the glamour, in addition …

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The Road to the Peak: an Interview with Riccardo and Yulia

The Road to the Peak: an Interview with Riccardo and Yulia

Ever wondered what it means to be on top of your game as a world ranked dance competitor? DanceSport Place has conducted an interview with Latin Dance Professional champions, Riccardo Cocchi and Yulia Zagoruychenko, to get the low down on how to prepare for any competition. They share some of …

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