Washington Open DanceSport Competition
April 29 - May 1, 2016

Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel

The Washington Open DanceSport Competition is a 3 day competition featuring American and International Ballroom Styles organized by Robert Woods. It features Professional Open and Rising Star competitions and participates in the World Pro-Am DanceSport Series. The Washington Open is an NDCA sanctioned event.
The 2016 event will feature a professional performance by Riccardo Cocchi & Yulia Zagoruychenko. A spectacular show you don't want to miss! Riccardo & Yulia are 5-time World Latin Professional Champions, 6-time Undefeated US National Professional Latin Champions and #1 Ranked Professional Latin Couple in the World.
Riccardo Cocchi & Yulia Zagoruychenko will be conducting the Congress on April 28th, 2016.


2016 Venue: Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel

Room rate: $133/night

The 2016 event will be held at Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel | Phone: (703) 521-1900 | 900 S Orme St. Arlington, VA 22204.

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Top Studios 2015

CONGRATULATION ON THE GREAT RESULTS! It was wonderful to have your best teachers and students at our 2015 fabulous event! We hope you will come back next year to join us for a even more exciting event.


1st Place


2nd Place


3rd Place

Top Teachers 2015

Congratulations to our 2015 Top Teachers and their wonderful students!


Daria and I wanted to say thank you for a beautifully organized competition. It was truly one of the best events we have attended. You really went beyond regular competition. Our students loved it! We loved it! We are definitely planning to be back next year.
Kirill and Daria - May 15, 2013

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Washington Open is offering a Dance for the Cure Challenge in each style. All ages will be merged.
All entry fees go directly to Dance for the Cure Charitable Foundation.