Slovak Open

31st August 2016

slovak-openOn behalf of the Managing Committee of DanceSport Europe, Secretary General Evea Bartukova writes:

We would like to invite you warmly one more time to the DSE European Universities Championship STT and LAT held in Bratislava 11.9.2016. The DSE event is being a part of Slovak Open Championship containing also other WDSF competitions. Invitation letter has already been distributed by the organizer – Slovak Dance Sport Federation, you can find detailed information, conditions for participation at

Just briefly, both dancers must be students, age limit is 28, dancers of all classes and pre-classes may participate, competitors represent their University (not country), high-school students who graduate in the school year 2016/2017 are allowed to participate as well. 

University sport is one of the main areas of interest of DSE and we trust that you and your dancing students will support this event and that the university DanceSport will grow all over the Europe.

Secondly we would like to draw your attention to the second addition of the European Week Of Sport, 10.-16.9.2016, organized by EU Commission. As you can see the date corresponds with the date of the Slovak Open and DSE European Universities Championship which became an official events of the European Week Of Sport. Importance of the event is being underlined by the Slovak Presidency of the Council of EU since July 2016. The official opening event of the European Week of Sport and “kick-off” by the EU Commissioner Navracsics will be held in Kosice, Slovakia on the 10th of September.

DSE strongly supports activities of EU office and recommends the member bodies to contact their National Olympic Committees if they have not done it by now about the European Week of Sports. We would like to ask you to monitor the events in your country and around and we will be happy to share your experience. With your help and participation DSE would like to establish an active role in Europe and support activities of EU Office such as the European Week of Sports for future.

DSE will provide you with further information soon.