Malta Participates in the German Open Wheelchair DanceSport Championships
The German Open Wheelchair DanceSport Championships were recently held in Rheinsburg Germany, where more than twelve countries participated in the six major championships.
Malta was represented by Steven Fenech & Roxanne Buttigieg who were placed third in the Latin American Class 2 Championship and fourth in the Ballroom Class 2 Championships. The couple will be training hard for the next major competition the Holland Dance Spektakel, which is to be held in Cuijk, the Netherlands during the Easter week-end.
Wheelchair Latin American & Ballroom Dancing originated in the Netherlands over 25 years ago and the Holland Dancs Spektakel is the largest competition on the wheelchair dance calendar.
Malta has for the past 15 years been involved in wheelchair dancing and Pippa Roberts who lectures and trains dancers around the world and is also the coach of the Maltese dancers will be lecturing in the Netherlands during the congress which is being held prior to the Championships.