Top 13 Training Camps to Go To in 2020
Going to training camps is a very important part of the life of a dancer. First of all, you get the chance to have access to certain teachers that otherwise might be a bit hard to get to. Secondly, it’s a very good opportunity to increase your network.
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Us, at Dancesportlife, understand that the information you receive at training camps is very valuable, but sadly, you cannot physically go to every camp. Therefore, we’ve created the platform Dancesportlife Academy on which you can find the lectures from some of the best training camps in our dancing world.
In this article, you’ll find a list of 2020 training camps that we consider are some of the best. If you don’t have the chance to go to them, don’t worry, we’ll be present at some of the camps from this list to record the lectures and put them up on Dancesportlife Academy.
1. Master Evolution Camp
We started our year in a very exciting way! Between 8-10 January Dancesportlife team was in Benidorm, Spain at the Master Evolution Camp to film the lectures from the camp. You can already check them on our website.
It was a beautiful event organized by Valeri Ivanov Zahariev, Pietro Braga, and Frederic Mosa. Some of the most renowned teachers from the WDSF world (and not only) covered a wide range of subjects from tips & tricks, character of a dance, musicality, and technique.
Here are some of the names that were present there: Lasse Ødegaard, Anna de Grande, Domenico Soale, Emanuel Valeri, Karina Rubio, Mirko Gozzoli and others.
Oh, and let’s not forget about the stunning location: MELIÁ VILLAITANA!
We’ll keep you posted when the 2021 event will take place
2. Body Expression International Training Camp
On 18 & 19 April, in Mariotto, South Italy you can experience two days of group lessons and private lessons with some of the biggest Italian legends. Some of the highlights of the camp are the Special Night of Stars Gala and the guided practice with live music of the Grand Orchestra Italiana conducted by Mr. Simone Mezzapesa.
You can find extra info or make a reservation on their Facebook Official Page or:
☎️ +39 391 4102206
📲 Whatsapp: +39 391 4102206
Oh and by the way, Mariotto is near Bari, so maybe after the camp is over, you can spend one day extra in one of the most popular locations in Italy!
3. THE CAMP
Already popular amongst many top dancers, THE CAMP in Wuppertal, Germany will be this year between 27-29 April in The Historical Town Hall.
The organizers Asis Khadjeh-Nouri & Henner Thurau announced the list of teachers:
You can find more details on their website.
4. The Dance Camp
Between 30th of April and 3rd of May prepare yourself for an amazing 4 days of lectures with some of the best names in the industry at the Holiday Inn Hotel, Saint-Petersburg Russia.
Check out the presentation video from Marius Mutin. If this doesn’t make you curious, I don’t know what could 😜
5. Dancing Superstars Festival
Bremen, Germany hosts on the 7th & 8th of June one of the most popular camps – the 7th edition of the Dancing Superstars Festival.
This year, some of the teachers present are Catia & Giordano Vanone, Emanuel Valeri, Claudia Köhler, Peter Stokkebroe, Martino Zanibellato, and Karina Rubio. Make sure to go on Facebook and see the full list.
The price per day is 90 euros, but if you register for the full two days you can pay 150 euros. The email address is: [email protected]
6. Dance Camps DK
Last year in July, the Dancesportlife team was present at the Summer Dance Camp in Denmark, an event organized by Kristina & Peter Stokkebroe and Frank Høgh. We truly felt welcomed. The entire team is very well organized and are there to help you with any issue that you might have. You can even see this in their motto:
This year the camp will take place between 5-10 July in Horsens, Denmark. On their website, you can see more details.
Also, if you want to see how the energy is there, have a look at our aftermovie from day 2 of the camp:
7. INTERNATIONAL TRAINING CAMP 2020
Between 17th and 19th July, Alessio Tattoli, Cosmo Tattoli & Team Vivo Latino are organizing the 8th edition of the INTERNATIONAL TRAINING CAMP. The list of teachers that will be there is absolutely jaw-dropping:
Oh, and the cherry on the cake is that on the 18th of July they are organizing a special Welcome Pool Party!
Info and reservation on their Facebook Official Page or:
☎️ +39 392 9462826
📲 Whatsapp: +39 392 9462826
8. London Open Training Camp
By “top camps” we do not necessarily mean only camps that are super popular or camps that have been going on for years and years. We keep an eye out for new events as well, that have a promising start.
One of them is the London Open Training camp, a WDSF event in London. The event is organized by Marius Iepure, a well-known name in the dancing world, but also in the TV entertainment industry. The camp will take place between 20-21 July and some of the names present are Peter Maxwell, Jürgen Neudeck, Karina Rubio, and Pietro Braga.
Let’s stay tuned for more info!
9. Edita Daniute International Training Camp
Between 16-22 July 2020 in Vilnius, Lithuania, Edita Daniute & Mirko Gozzoli are organizing the Edita Daniute International Training Camp at the Vilnius Grand Resort.
Here you can find all the information you need to know about this great event of the ballroom dancing world:
10. Mabo Training Camp
Mabo training camp 2020 is at its 4th edition. Held in Rome, in the beginning of September, the camp already announced some of the teachers. Follow them to know the new revealed special guests for this year.
Every night the camp organizes a practice section with live music orchestra. On the free time all attendees can use the pool and enjoy the experience.
11. International Preparation Quality Camp
The International Preparation Quality Camp is an event that takes place between 11-14 September in Warsaw, Poland. It is an event organized by Lukasz Tomczak. If you cannot make it in September, there is also a similar event organized by Lukasz between 17-20 April.
The full list of teachers will be announced soon, but for now here are some of the names: Christopher Hawkins, Lyn Marriner, Massimo Giorgianni, Greg Smith and of course Lukasz & Aleksandra Tomczak. If you want to book your place, you can write to Lukasz on his Facebook or Instagram.
12. Dance Amore Roma
One of the most beautiful events that we’ve been to in 2019 was in Rome at Dance Amore, a camp organized by Stefano di Filippo, Dasha Chesnokova, Annalisa Di Filippo, Alessio Potenziani, and Veronika Vlasova.
Besides the luxurious venue, in the heart of Rome, Parco Dei Principi Grand Hotel & SPA, you get the chance to learn from the very best teachers from the dancing world.
Here is our aftermovie from last year:
This year’s event will take place between 17-18 September, followed also by two days of competition. You can go to their website to find more details and register.
13. Gladiators Dance Congress
In 2019 we had the honor to go to the Gladiators Dance Congress in Rome, an event organized by Simona Fancello & Wiktor Kiszka. There, we filmed the majority of the lectures with some of the greatest legends in our dancing world. You can visit Dancesportlife Academy and join the membership to check them out.
Here is our aftermovie from the 2019 event:
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