Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Gift Guide for Ballroom Dancers

So here’s the situation: a special somebody in your life has recently fallen down the wondrous rabbit hole that is ballroom dancing. They’re tired...

On Private Videotaping At Comps

Recently on social media there has been a lot of discussion in pro/am groups about private videotaping. A lot of frustration is being expressed...

From Dancing to Education: Going Beyond Disciplines

This April, Erin was celebrating her birthday with family, friends, flowers and her favorite fluffy cat, a gray tabby Main Coon with expressive emerald...

Accountability & Transparency in Pro-Am Competitions

Competing at any Pro-Am competition is expensive. Period. For many competitors, the cost of one competition, especially if it is not local and requires...

Dance Sport With A Sibling – Yay or Nay?

Recently Ballroom Dance Tube posted a video of Yuriy Simachev & Anastasia Klokotova's rumba with a tricky question "Brother & Sister’s Dance of Love?"...

Emanuel Valeri & Tania Kehlet – Dreams Do Come True

It could easily be said that Emanuel Valeri & Tania Kehlet are the 'sweethearts' of competitive dancersport. Almost 15 years of successful dance partnership,...

Retirement of Evgeny Smagin & Polina Kazachenko

It hasn't even been two weeks, and the competitive DanceSport industry is losing another amazing couple - Evgeniy Smagin & Polina Kazachenko, who have announced...

Retirement of Maurizio Vescovo

On Thursday, October 13th 2016, at the International Championships held at the magnificent Royal Albert Hall, after competing for over 30 years, Maurizio Vescovo...

Why Having Dance Sport At The Olympics is Not A Good...

I bet a lot of you will agree with me that, during the Olympics the whole world comes to a “stand still”. Even the...

Dance Comp Review VIDEO QUEST

Doing a minute video with ballroom dance celebrities was half the price. I had to go ALL IN! But, let me start from the very beginning... Karina...