'World-championships' Dance Articles


4th Annual Salsa World Championships postponed

Posted on over 8 years ago
4th Annual Salsa World Championships postponed

For those who haven't found out yet, we thought we would make a post here too. This year's World Salsa Championships have been'postponed'. The message on the championship's website reads as follows:<br/> <br/>The Salsa Seven Inc. regrets to announce that "4th Annual World Salsa Championships at Disney's Walt World Resort" scheduled for December 3-6, 2008, has been postponed. The Salsa Seven and Disney Special Programs are discussing plans for re-scheduling this extraordinary world-class competition. <br/>While we know of several dance teams that had made it through the competing rounds, we have not received word if the dance teams will have to qualify again if the even does not take place before next December. The reason of the cancellation is not known....




2008 Mayan World Salsa Competition Results

Posted on about 9 years ago
2008 Mayan World Salsa Competition Results

Club Mayan results are in! Though they are not posted on the Mayan website yet, the Jamaican Salsero Blog has posted the information along with a review of the competition from the competitor's perspective. The 13th Annual Mayan World Salsa Competition took place over the last two weeks, with professional finals this past Saturday....




Mayan World Salsa Dance Competition 2008 - Finals

Posted on about 9 years ago
Mayan World Salsa Dance Competition 2008 - Finals

For those who closely follow the Los Angeles salsa scene, the 13th Annual Mayan World Salsa Competition will be held on May 17th, 2008 with first prize being $5,000 dollars. That is still a good amount of dough even if the US dollar is falling.... (I wish we got paid in Euros or Pounds)....




ESPN To Re-Run 2007 World Salsa Championships

Posted on about 9 years ago
ESPN To Re-Run 2007 World Salsa Championships

Hello Salsa friends. This is Dany Joshua and I have great news! If you missed the 2007 World Salsa Championships, don't worry because you can catch the competition on one of the ESPN networks. If you live in the USA, then you can watch the broadcast in Spanish on 'ESPN Deportes' or in English on ESPN2. If you live elsewhere, see the schedule below. No excuses now! Set your Tivo!...




Salsamentary : A Documentary of the Salsa World Championships

Posted on over 9 years ago
Salsamentary : A Documentary of the Salsa World Championships

Our friend Alan from Nuevotec Productions has made an awesome documentary about the ESPN Salsa World Championships - which is being called a 'Salsamentary'. It is an amazing work to get to know how the entire World Championships started, learn about the people, the dancers and everything that goes on behind the scenes. Here is a brief description:<br/> Salsamentary takes a look at the journey of six dancers as they step on salsa's largest stage through its highest level of competitive dancing. Each dancer has their own reason for competing. Some enjoy the challenge of competing against the world's best dancers. Others want to build their salsa dance resume and credentials quickly through the event, which is televised on several ESPN national and international stations, as well as DVDs sold globally. The rewards cannot be expressed just in terms of the prize money awarded to the first, second, and third places....