Dancing at the Eurogames 2020

The dance competition will be the European Championship in same-sex dance is therefore organized in cooperation with ESSDA, the European Same-Sex Dance Association.

The competition will take place at Boston-Club Düsseldorf, Vennhauser Allee 135, 40627 Düsseldorf. This venue is a known Dance Sport location in Düsseldorf and around. There will be a big dancefloor, restrooms, a bar for snacks and drinks and a separate room for warming-up.

The dance competition takes place from Wednesday, August 5th till Friday, August 7th.

On Saturday, August 8th from 12.00 - 15.00 there will be a Tea-Dance for a social come-together.



The following dance styles are offered: Standard, Latin, 10 dances (combination) and Show dance.

All couples should be of the same sex. Detailed rules, including age limitations, are provided by ESSDA and are given here. For Show Dance ESSDA has provided a separate set of competition rules, which can be downloaded here. Please, read them before registering.

The title of European Champion will be awarded to the highest ranking couple in A and Open levels. EuroGames Düsseldorf medals in gold, silver and bronze will be awarded for the final three in each division.

The dances will be danced during the Dance Championship:

  • A-division will dance Slow Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Slow Foxtrot and Quickstep in Standard Dance. Cha-cha-cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble and Jive in Latin American.
  • B-division will dance Slow Waltz, Tango, Slow Foxtrot and Quickstep in Standard Dance. Cha-cha-cha, Samba, Rumba and Jive in Latin American.
  • C- and D-division will dance Slow Waltz, Tango and Quickstep in Standard Dance. Cha-cha-cha, Rumba and Jive in Latin American.


All information is subject to change. Please continue to visit the web page for the most accurate information. If you have any questions, please contact EuroGames Düsseldorf at

EuroGames Düsseldorf will not take in consideration the individual participants possibilities to participate in several sport events when making the schedule, that is the participant’s full responsibility. There might be changes in the governing rules and information about this will be informed to all participants before the EuroGames Düsseldorf start.



Provisional Timetable

Wednesday, 05.08.2020, 10.00 – 17.00

10 Dances Senior Male & Female

10 Dances Adult Male & Female

Show Dance Couples

Show Dance Teams


Thursday, 06.08.2020, 10.00 – 20.00

Senior Male Standard

Senior Female Latin

Adult Male Latin

Adult Female Standard


Friday, 07.08.2020, 10.00 – 20.00

Senior Male Latin

Senior Female Standard

Adult Male Standard

Adult Female Latin




Boston-Club Düsseldorf, Vennhauser Allee 135, 40627 Düsseldorf 



By car: There is a parking space for approximately 100 cars behind the building.

By train: From Düsseldorf central station take the train „S1“ in direction of Solingen. At the station „Düsseldorf-Eller S“ you have to get out. The venue is about 200 meters walking distance.



Adults Standard and Latin American styles (F and M)
Seniors Standard and Latin American styles (F and M)

10 dances (F and M)

Show Dance couples and teams

Social Tea-Dance


A, B, C, D, within age groups adults and seniors




ESSDA - European Same-Sex Dance Association          
DVET - German Dancesport Association             


Audience entry with athlete’s or day pass (10 €).


Competition Officials

Burkhard Hans - MC
Peter Meager - MC
Thorsten Reulen - Chairperson
Dörte Lange - Scrutineer
Rolf Eutenmueller - Scrutineer
Tobias Jungbär - Scrutineer
Kai André Lillebø - ESSDA Representative


Competition Adjudicators

Sandra Caspers - Germany
Norbert Glohr - Germany
Kathie Krick - Germany
Stéphane Alkama - France
Regina Gombar - Austria
Walter Bonte - Netherlands
Margarita Vyshetravskaya - Ukraine
Angelo Schabon - Belgium
Julie Tomkins - Great Britain
Nikolaj Lund - Denmark

Key facts

Days: Wednesday, 05.08.2020 to Saturday, 08.08.2020

Disciplines: Standard, Latin, 10 Dances, Show Dance

Levels: D-A

Min/Max: appr: 50-80 couples

Sports details

See main information.



EGLSF-member fee: 80 Euro
Additional fee for non-EGLSF: + 20 Euro 
Sports price: + 17 Euro



Level 2, Women/Man is understood as women*/man*ident






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