Star Cup Ritmo Danza Italy 2018

Our amazing journey to participate in International events was a big focus during the 2017/18 season and in June, 5 of our couples competed in the Italian Star Cup. The 5th Star Cup Ritmo Danza was held in the beautiful location of Faenza, Italy and hosted some of Worlds top couples. All 5 couples –…

International Dance Community

Each year as our dance school evolves and grows stronger, we embark on new challenges to showcase our dancers at international events and also to invite others to join us. This years Christmas DanceComp which we hosted, was not only our largest Dance Sport event in Ireland to date (Over 370 dancers competed and 1000 spectators watched)…

Karen&Wojtek Christmas DanceComp 2016

The Christmas DanceComp 2016! What an amazing day we all had, brilliant dancing and brilliant results especially from all our first time competitors and our newly formed couples. When news of our competition reached the North Pole – Santa and Mrs. Claus took time from their very busy schedule to make a surprise visit. Great…

DFI Christmas DanceComp 2016

Karen & Wojtek School of Dance and the DanceSport Federation of Ireland present the ‘Christmas DanceComp 2016’ on Sunday 27th Nov. 2016 at the Pillo Hotel, Ashbourne, Co. Meath. Doors open at 9am. We will have an International panel of Adjudicators. Prices: €15 per adult & €12 per child. Santa will make a special visit !…

UMSK Championships, Reykjavik-Iceland 2016

Congratulations and well done to our couples who travelled to Reykjavik-Iceland for the UMSK International Championship. What a fantastic experience it was  for all our students at this great Competition. They all danced exceptionally well and achieved fantastic results! Elliot & Avah – 1st place Juvenile Latin and 3rd place Juvenile Ballroom. Faustina & Kelly – 10th place Junior 2 Ballroom, 10th place Junior 2 Latin. Sean &…

UKA Blackpool – Winter Gardens, 2016

Once again our School went to Blackpool-England to represent Ireland in the UKA medallist Student/Teacher competition of the year. Third year in a row our Students proved that competing in the highest levels (Stars , Bars & Laurels and Gold) is not a problem for them at all, winning in every section they were entered!…

German Open Championship 2016

Well done to our two amazing teachers Wojtek & Karen who competed in the German Open Championship in Stuttgart in August. They had some very tough competition but made us all very proud by achieving their very high placings this year. The standard of dancing is always very high with up to 300 couples competing in the Latin section  at the…

Stars of the Future 2016 – Brentwood,Essex

Another great competition for the students from our school! Three couples travelled and competed in Stars of the Future 2016 in Brentwood: Elliot and Avah, Sean and Megan, Faustina and Kelly. All of them danced exceptionally well. The standard of dancing was very high and we are very proud of their achieivements. Well done to…

WDSF World Open Adult Latin

Ljubljana, Slovenia, 02 April 2016 Our two amazing teachers competed in the WDSF World Open Adult Latin in Ljubljana. They danced brilliantly, finishing in 13th place. All of the students and parents in their school are very proud of their marvelous result,and are delighted to have them as teachers. Well done Wojtek and Karen!

Pennine Trophy Day 2016 – Manchester

On 13th March our two little superstars Elliot and Avah attended the Pennine Trophy Day in Manchester. They were practising a lot as always and achieved a great result. That was a memorable competition, their commitment paid off again. We are very proud of them.  

Blackpool Champions of Tomorrow 2016

The Winter Gardens , Blackpool – England Few of our dancers took part in a great international competition – Champions of Tomorrow 2016. Being entered in the highest level grade events in their age groups they achieved top results. Big well done to: Elliot and Avah – 4th place ballroom,6th place latin Emma Lawlor –…

Karen&Wojtek Christmas DanceComp 2015

What a fantastic weekend from beginning to end! We are so proud of our school and how far we have come,it would not be possible without the help from our parents and our dedicated dancers! We would like to thank all the DFI schools who attended our competition,our comperes,scrutineers,door staff,floor stewarts,the DJ, and of course…

UKA Blackpool – Winter Gardens, 2015

UKA medallist Student/Teacher Our school had a great competition in Blackpool – England. We had amazing results and an amazing time together ! Well done to our winners Faustina Calpanovaite – 1st place latin gold Junior2 Kelly Costa – 1st place latin bronze Junior1 Megan Elliott – 1st place latin gold Juvenile2 Robyn Kearns –…

International Adult Open in Noordhoek – Holland

Wojtek and Karen travelled to Holland and attended the ‘The Wooden Shoe’ competition held in Noordhoek near Amsterdam. They danced in Adult Open latin section and as the only Irish finalists finished on top of the podium ! First place for Ireland !