WPDA International Training Camp 2022

Some very exciting news to mark the start of new dance season – we have organised an International Training Camp at WPDA this August. We are very lucky to be able to host an event of such calibre at our studios. Introducing our guest teachers, both world renowned coaches and adjudicators. Mr. Igor Gutovskyi: Igor…

Oksana Nikiforova in WPDA

It was an absolute pleasure to host Ms. Oksana Nikiforova at Wojtek Potaszkin Dance Academy over the weekend of May 14 and 15. This was her first time ever visiting Ireland! Many of our dancers are familiar with Oksana after training with her online before, as well as abroad at International events – we were…

International DanceSport Festival – Pomorie, Bulgaria 2022

The WPDA travelled to Bulgaria to take part in the International WDSF DanceSport Festival. We were hosted by Grand Hotel Pomorie in a superb dance hall setting with a range of events from beginners to world class WDSF Juniors, Youths, Adults and Professionals. There were about 500 dancers taking part in the festival from many…

BDSF Belgian Championships 2022.

At the weekend of 30th April/1st May, the Belgian DanceSport Federation (World DanceSport Federation member body) organised their annual National Championships that were held in a beautiful city of Turnhout near Antwerp. The competition welcomed the very best Belgian dancers in Under21, Adult and Senior divisions. There was also a number of regional competitions and…

Oksana Nikiforova – WPDA, May 2022

It gives us great pleasure to announce that we will have Ms. Oksana Nikiforova here with us at Wojtek Potaszkin Dance Academy, Dublin next month – this will be her very first time in Ireland! “Oksana Nikiforova is a world class dancer recognised widely by the DanceSport community. Most notably she is 3-time Latin World…

The Athletes Cup 2022

Our Ballroom and Latin dancers participated in the DanceSport Federation of Ireland Athletes Cup 2022 held at Kilcullen Community Centre on the 10th of April. As always, WPDA displayed a high quality of dancing and saw wonderful results – well earned for the hard work put in by all dancers and their teachers. This was…

The DanceComp 2022

The weekend of January 15-16, 2022 will surely go down as one to remember – for reasons aplenty! We were absolutely delighted to be able to host our 8th live DanceComp after a gap of two years. Despite the unexpected turn of events, team WPDA stood strong and pulled off yet another successful edition. We…

Domino Cup in Moletai, Lithuania.

On the 20th November the WPDA team represented Ireland at an International DanceSport event in Moletai, Lithuania. Thanks to the amazing hospitality of our Lithuanian friends, our dancers had an opportunity to practise with their International competitors before the big weekend! The quality of dancing was at an extremely high level, but they held their…

Baltic Cup International Dance Festival 2021

Our Director, Mr. Wojtek Potaszkin was invited to adjudicate at the prestigious Baltic Cup and Polish Open Championships held in Elblag, Poland over the weekend of 20-21 November 2021. Every year, annually in October, Elbląg changes into the international capital of dance. The Baltic Cup Festival is now not only one of the biggest dance…

The 8th DanceComp, 2021 is finally here!

We are thrilled to announce details of the final competition in the DFI calendar year For the 8th year running, Wojtek Potaszkin Dance Academy have an action packed event planned including a full programme of Ballroom&Latin, Hip Hop and Breaking events for all levels and ages with a highly esteemed panel of adjudicators and maybe…

Alenka Bohak in Ireland

Alenka Bohak in Ireland Our school was honoured to host Ms. Alenka Bohak for the weekend of 25th – 26th May. Alenka who hails from Slovenia is an internationally renowned DanceSport professional who has extensive experience in the DanceSport industry and it was a great opportunity to have her with us to share that knowledge with us….

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…

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…