Standard Winners At The 2017 World Games Wroclaw

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A total of 27 official sport disciplines were held during the 2017 World Games, and DanceSport showed out as one of the favorite competitions of the 11-day event, which wrapped up July 30 in Wroclaw, Poland.

Below are the interviews and winning routines from the Standard Division at this year's World Games! Check out more from the event's live stream, which can be found on the official World DanceSport Federation site.

Routines and post-event interviews:  


Gold Medalists: Benedetto Ferruggia & Claudia Koehler (GER)





Bronze Medalists: Evaldas Sodeika & Ieva Zukauskaite (LTU)


The Dance Community Is Adapting To The Changes Brought On By COVID-19

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Dance is perhaps the most physically demanding and grueling art on the planet — and also maybe the most intimate. The necessary physical proximity to your partner or partners is key in many forms of dance, but especially in ballet, ballroom, and hip-hop. Even in elaborate group dances, physical engagement and connection drive a great performance. 

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7 Dance Movies We Can't Stop Streaming

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Netflix. Amazon Prime. Hulu. HBO. Disney Plus. Countless others.

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We Stand With You

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The events of the last week have been tremendously painful to us all.

The Oregon Doctor Whose Dances Went Viral In The Best Way Possible

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As we know very well here at FloDance, there is nothing in the world that brings as much hope, inspiration, love, and human connection as dancing. Even in the midst of COVID-19 and the difficulties that this global pandemic has caused, people are still dancing. And there's nobody who has demonstrated that better than Dr. Jason Campbell, who practices at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland. 

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Why Dancing During a Pandemic Is Important, Even If It's Tough

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The coronavirus pandemic has stranded all of us in our homes, and for dancers, that's especially difficult! We like to move, sweat, rehearse, perfect our routines, and express our creativity with our bodies. This whole lockdown thing is almost making that impossible.

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Keeping Up With Your Dance Training

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Being sick is the worst! Being sick when you’re a dancer is the ABSOLUTE worst. Not only do you feel horrible, but you also can’t do what you would normally do to brighten your mood—dance! Now, as many of us know, the same could be said for staying in quarantine.

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2020 UCWDC Country Dance World Championships Recap

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Wow, dancers! What a way to end the week! The 2020 UCWDC Country Dance World Championships started with some wonderful dancing by the ProAm divisions and this year, the competition included over 6,500 entries! It just kept getting better and better as we moved into the Couples and Line Dance events, finally culminating in mind-blowing performances by the Classic Masters group on Saturday evening. 

The Best Time of the Year: 2020 UCWDC World Championships Preview

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It’s time again for the UCWDC Country Dance World Championships, friends! Held at the beautiful Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee, next week promises nonstop dancing in the form of workshops, daily competitive events, and nightly social dancing. Dancers, amateur and professional alike, from around the world have been preparing for this event all year. Some will be competing at Worlds for the first time, while others are returning to defend their titles or try for a second title at a new level.

Two-Steppin' Down Santa Claus Lane

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The final competition of 2019 is officially complete, which means Worlds is just around the corner! Couples who qualified to dance in Nashville at the UCWDC Country Dance World Championships are surely making their final tweaks and adjustments and preparing to compete on the biggest stage in country western dance.

Dancing in Dixieland

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Happy Holidays, everyone! This weekend will mark less than two weeks until we find out if we made it onto Santa's Nice List. Can you believe it? Here at FloDance, we’re taking a break from shopping and gift wrapping to attend Christmas in Dixie, the final UCWDC competition before Worlds! That means it’s sure to be an exciting weekend.