The All Ireland Championships 2019

All Ireland 2019 Over the weekend of 21st and 22nd September we competed in the All Ireland Championships in National Basketball Arena, Dublin. All of our summer training paid off as a number of dancers were crowned All Ireland Champions AND every one of our dancers placed in a finalist position in every category that…

Summer Training Camp

Summer Training Camp With summer almost at an end it’s back to some serious training for our existing and future champions. We held an intensive summer camp during August which focused on a variety of skills and technique from latin technique with Wojtek, to ballroom frame & stance, ballet posture, ankle strength with Laura and…

The DFI Athletes Cup 2019

The DFI Athletes Cup 2019 On April 7th our team took part in Athletes Cup 2019 in National Basketball Arena. Competitors took part in open, solo and student/teacher events with a number of our newest dancers moving up to higher levels and achieving great results in the process. In addition, many of our more experienced dancers…

St. Patrick’s Day Classic 2019

On Saturday 16th March 2019 our dancers took part in the St. Patrick’s Day Classic 2019. Our competitors took part in a number of Open, Student/Teacher and Solo events and as ever took home a wide range of silverware for their efforts. Now we begin work on training hard for the Athletes Cup on 7th April…

The DFI Emerald Open 2019

The DFI Emerald Open 2019 Over weekend of 23 / 24th February our ballroom & latin team had an action packed weekend at the DanceSport Federation of Ireland Emerald Open 2019. Over 50 of our dancers took part in open championships, student/teacher and solo events across the weekend and really did our school proud with their efforts…

The 5th Christmas DanceComp 2018

Christmas DanceComp 2018 Well we did it, the best competition of the year so far……. On Sunday 9th Dec we hosted the annual Christmas DanceComp 2018. It was a great success with over 350 competitors throughout the day. We had top results across all categories of the competition. See below our long list of winners…

The 5th annual DFI Christmas DanceComp 2018

Saving the best until last …….. Join us as we host the 5th Annual Christmas DanceComp 2018 (nominated for the best competition of 2017 by DanceSport Federation of Ireland). The last competition in the 2018 DFI calendar and by far the competition worth waiting for. We have a packed programme of Ballroom & Latin Open…

20th Maribor Open, Slovenia 2018

20th Maribor Open, Slovenia 2018 On Dec 1st and 2nd our Junior couple Sean and Megan represented the WP Dance Academy and Ireland at The 20th Maribor Open in Slovenia.  As always they battled on the dance floor with the worlds best couples to achieve 20th position in WDSF Junior Open Latin.  It was also…

DanceSport Federation of Ireland AWARDS 2018

DFI AWARDS NIGHT 2018 The 3rd Annual Dance Sport Federation of Ireland awards nights took place on 10th November and our school thoroughly enjoyed a great night of entertainment and of course plenty of dancing! This is our school winners this year: Most improved Juvenile 1 couple – Justin Plesca & Erika Calin. Most improved…

City of Dublin Championships – October 2018

CITY OF DUBLIN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018 On October 28th our dancers took part in the City of Dublin event. Our school had a very successful day as our dancers put all their hard work onto the dance floor. We had winners in all categories across all age groups.  Congratulations to all who took part….we now look…

The Irish Open Championships 2018

The Annual Irish Open Championships took place on June 10th This is the last competition of the season in Ireland & many of our students did us extremely proud winning Irish Championship titles across the Minor, Juvenile and Adult sections.   Our Irish Open 2018 Champions:   🏆  Tina Song – Minor2 Solo Irish Open Champion 🏆  🏆 …

City of Cork DanceSport Festival 2018

The first ever City of Cork DanceSport Festival was held on March 24th in the esteemed venue of the Cork City Hall. It was a great event and its first for Cork City which made it even more special. The President of Ireland Michael D Higgins even popped in to visit the event. Our dancers…

The Emerald Open 2018

Wojtek’s students competed in the annual Emerald Open at the weekend and as always they made him very proud with great achievements in the Minor, Juvenile, Junior and Adult sections. All the dancers put on amazing displays on the dance-floor and there were trophies and medals in lots of categories across the Open Championships and…