WDSF Ballroom Dancing Championship, Pécs, 24 – 25 November

  • 22 Oct 2018 7:37 AM
  • Budapest Business Journal
WDSF Ballroom Dancing Championship, Pécs, 24 – 25 November
In November, the city of Pécs will host the WDSF World DanceSport Championship Formation Standard 2018 for the second time since 2016, as well as the Szigo dance cup, according to a press release.

The competitive ballroom dancing event will run this year on November 24–25.

Pécs already hosted the world championship two years ago, the first occasion in 20 years it was held in Hungary. A total of 15 countries participated with teams of 20. Together with support staff, countries were represented by nearly 500 participants, entertaining a crowd of 1,500-2,000 spectators.

According to the press release, the organizers want to eclipse the last event, with preparations and the registration of teams already underway.

In addition to the world championship, the second day of the event will feature the Szigo Cup, with a variety of age groups dancing.

Further information is available at the eventʼs Facebook page.

Venue:
Lauber Dezső Sports Hall
7623 Pécs, Veress Endre u. 10.

  • How does this content make you feel?

XpatLoop Media Partner

Budapest Business Journal

Hungary's largest and oldest source of business and financial news in English. Since 1992 it has presented essential information on Hungarian business life, including international analyses about the country. These days the BBJ newspaper is published every other week, while it releases daily business news online including premium paid content.

Explore More Reports

  • Chinese Poet Awarded Janus Pannonius Prize

    Chinese Poet Awarded Janus Pannonius Prize

    • 17 Sep 2018 8:20 AM

    Yang Lian, a Chinese poet who lives in Berlin, was presented the Janus Pannonius Grand Prize for Poetry at a ceremony in Pécs, southern Hungary.

  • Hungary's Special Kodály Method To Be Spread In China

    Hungary's Special Kodály Method To Be Spread In China

    • 1 Aug 2018 9:22 AM

    Péter Hoppál, the deputy head of parliament’s cultural committee, and Kuan Yu, a senior official of the Chinese ministry of culture, have agreed that the Kodály method, a comprehensive music education system developed by Hungarian composer Zoltán Kodály will be spread more intensively in China.

  • Top 5+1 Iconic Hungarian Visual Artists

    Top 5+1 Iconic Hungarian Visual Artists

    • 12 Jul 2018 9:25 AM

    Hungary has contributed to the global art scene on many occasions. Aside from a couple of dozens of film directors and actors from Hungary who have made a lasting impression on the world, visual artists must be highlighted too. The Culture Trip has collected six of the best ones.