Welcome to the Dance Carousel "Blaues Band der Spree" in Berlin.
It takes place at Sport Centrum Siemensstadt every Easter.
2013 - Russia wins WDSF Latin
Igor Makarov/Anna Baklanova (Master Club Moscos) from Russia are the winners of the WDSF International Open Latin competition. They won all dances and so climbed the first step of the rostrum. They were followed by Konstanty Kolesinski/Joanna Szumkowska from Poland. The couple from the Czech Republic became third.
1. Igor Makarov/Anna Baklanova, Master Club Moscow RUS
2. Konstanty Kolesinski/Joanna Szumkowska, POL
3. Lukas Bartunek/Katerina Hrstkova, TK Maestro CZE
4. Rihards Eglitis/Agne Malinauskaite, Sukurys LTU
5. Volodymyr Sharapov/Joanna Dabrowska, POL
6. Jan Dvoracek/Malika Dzumaev, Grün-Gold-Club Bremen
2013 - World Champions win
The acting world champions of the Seniors I Standard, Tassilo and Sabine Lax (TSC Excelsior Dresden), are the winners of the WDSF competition. Although Sabine Lax got hurt during the tournament the married couple beat 104 couples and ranked in first place. They were followed by Zdenek Pribyl/Lenka Pribylova from the Czech Republic, who were able to win the Quickstep. The Germans Dr. Markus Lilli/Manuela Wichmann climbed the third step of the rostrum. The other places in the final were also reached by German couples: Bernd and Sandra Ketturkat became fourth, Thorsten Strauß/Sabine Jacob ranked in fith place and Marco Wittkowski/Petra Fischer reached the sixth place.
2013 - Victory for Paul Lorenz/Ekaterina Leonova
121 couples took part in the competition WDSF International Open Standard. In the end the German couple Paul Lorenz/Ekaterina Leonova was victorious. They won four of five final dances. Lorenz/Leonova were followed by two couples from Denmark: Earle Williamson/Charlotte Christiansen became second, Dmitri Kolobov/Signe Busk ranked in third place.
1. Paul Lorenz/Ekaterina Leonova, Art of Dance, Köln
2. Earle Williamson/Charlotte Christiansen, Dänemark
3. Dmitri Kolobov/Signe Busk, Dänemark
4. Dariusz Mycka/Luiza Piotrowska, Polen
5. Edgaras Baltaragis/Indre Kucinskaite, Litauen
6. Žymantas Kucikas/Januškeviciute Urte, Litauen
7. Alexandru Ionel/Cordula-Patricia Beckhoff, Rot-Weiss-Klub Kassel