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Jun 07, 2011
International Grand Ball 2011 DanceSport Championships
San Francisco, the City by the Bay
International Grand Ball July 29th - July 31st 2011San Francisco, CA
It is with great pleasure that we invite you back to San Francisco - the City by the Bay, and to celebrate our 43rd anniversary. The IGB is going green: all entry forms and ticket order forms are available online - if you wish to receive the info package by mail, please contact us. We are a proud member of the World Pro/Am DanceSport Series and our event qualifies for the 2011 Grand Finale, the "Superbowl of DanceSport" at the Ohio Star Ball. Attention Teachers: a whopping $10,000.00 will be awarded to the top 1st place teacher - one of the largest prizes in the US! Another Youth and Adult Training camp is planned on Thursday, July 28, all day - confirmed coaches are:
Shirley BallasShirley Ballas"The Queen of Latin." Former UK and International Professional Latin Champion and runners up at the World Professional Latin Championships.Hubert & Monique DeMaesschlackFormer Belgium Professional 10-Dance Champions
Johan EftedalFormer European & British Open Professional Latin ChampionOlga ForaponovaOlga ForaponovaFormer US Professional Smooth Champion
Maria ManusovaMaria ManusovaFormer US Amateur Latin Champion and Grand Finalist at the World Professional Latin ChampionshipsGiacomo SteccagliaGiacomo SteccagliaFormer Italian Professional Latin Champion, Grand Finalist at the World and European Latin Championships
Sammy StopfordSammy StopfordFormer European, British and UK Open Professional Latin Champion. One of the Top Latin coaches in the World and a World Class adjudicatorSven TrautSven TrautFormer World Amateur 10-Dance Champion
Jonathan WilkinsJonathan WilkinsFormer US and World Professional Standard Champion
To register for the training camp, download and complete the Training Camp Registration form. Private lessons with the coaches are also available. Register today to reserve your spot! Airport Marriott Waterfront HotelEnjoy the newly remodeled Airport Marriott Waterfront Hotel's Ballroom, Restaurant, Bar and Guest rooms. Choose from a variety of "IGB Packages" to make your visit more comfortable - or even stay longer to enjoy the real "San Francisco Experience" with fine dining, sightseeing and first class shopping. Feel free to contact the IGB Office at 650.366.0504 with any questions or concerns. Hope to see you all at the 2011 International Grand Ball.
Stephan Krauel & Denise Jourdaine-KrauelStephan KrauelDenise Jourdaine-Krauel
This coupon is good for one free Pro/Am single dance entry for every 10 paid. It is not valid for any Multi-Dance or Scholarship events. Please enclose this coupon with your entry form by the deadline, July 1st 2011.


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