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Madeleine in China
We are excited to announce that Madeleine has been invited to
adjudicate a number of international events in China.
Madeleine is the only South Australian IDSF adjudicator, and has a long record of judging International events all over the world,
including the IDSF Senior World Latin Championship in Spain. Despite
past experience, this will be a first in the sense that Madeleine will also adjudicate the Wheelchair Dance
First stop is in Beijing for a two day event, 21-22 March, where
the Wheelchair Dance Competition and the Asian Ballroom Competitions are held.
From Beijing, it is straight off to Hong Kong for a 3 day dancing
bonanza. From the 27 – 29 March, there will be:
The 3rd Hong Kong DanceSport Festival
The 6th Hong Kong Wheelchair Dance Sport Festival
The 5th HKIAABD Cup Hong Kong International Open Ballroom Dance
There will be a number of performances from some of the biggest
names in the game, including Amateur, Professional and Wheelchair dance champions.
Madeleine had a key involvement in setting up what is now a great
friendship with Mr Bill Lau, Chairman of the H.K.I.A.A.B.D (Hong Kong International Association for the
Advancement of Ballroom Dancesport), making the first contact in Blackpool in 2005. Mr Bill Lau is a great
supporter of DanceSport, both in China and internationally, and we were fortunate enough to have his support
at the recent Australian DanceSport Championship.
We will be posting the story (and photos) on the website when we
You can read the full story here.