Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Will A New Judging System Change The Way We Dance?

There is a saying: "You can not manage what you do not measure". For dancesport competitors, the measurement is generally placement in a competition....

Will DanceSport Be In The 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo?

Will DanceSport be in the Olympics? A better question might be "How Will DanceSport get to the Olympics? Most of us in the Competitive Ballroom...

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...

Two Couples – Same Showdance

It is common to have a similar themes for the ballroom showdance and two couples mentioned below is the perfect example of that. "Schindler's List"...

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...

5 Important Things I Learned from Dancing With The Stars and...

How you look at the Pro/Celebrity dance shows really depends a lot on whether you are a dancer or not. Non-dancers know what they do...

Was American Style Congress Really Worth The Trouble?

Absolutely, YES! If I was forced to describe American Style dancing in one word, I would have to say: Addictive! Yes, I know that...

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...

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...