World Para Dance Sport has announced that the World Championship 2017, the world’s biggest gathering of Para dancers, will be held in the Belgian town of Malle between 21-22 October.

Around 150 athletes from 25 countries are expected for the competition which is being hosted at the 161110140901992 WorldParaDanceSport logo 01Provincial Education Centre. It follows on from other successful competitions held in the country in previous years.

Malle, located about 70km northeast of Brussels, Belgium, will host the competition from 20-23 October.
It is the first time that Belgium has hosted the World Championships.
It will be the world’s biggest gather of Para dancers, with around 150 athletes from 25 countries expected to compete.

Great Britain’s Gary Lyness & Paula Moulton will be competing for Team GB in Latin and Freestyle Combi.

Move It Wheelchair dance jive

The event will be streamed live HERE.
Provisional timetable below.

Saturday October 21th 2017
10h30: Women’s Single Class 1 – first round and redance
Woman’s Single Class 2 – first round, redance and semi-final
Men’s Single Class 1 – first round and redance
Men’s Single Class 2 – first round and redance
14h00: Opening Ceremony
14h45: Combi Latin Class 2 – first round, redance, quarterfinal
Combi Latin Class 1 – first round, redance
17h05: Woman’s Single Class 1 – final
Woman’s Single Class 2 – final
Men’s Single Class 1 – final
Men’s Single Class 2 – final
18h00: Combi Latin Class 2 – semi-final, final
Combi Latin Class 1 – final
18h55: Duo Standard Class 2 – first round, redance, final
Duo Standard Class 1 – General Look, final
20h10: Medal Ceremony

Sunday October 22th 2017
10h30: Women’s Single Freestyle Class 1
Woman’s Single Freestyle Class 2
Men’s Single Freestyle Class 1
Men’s Single Freestyle Class 2
13h15: Combi Standard Class 1 – first round, redance, semi-final
Combi Standard Class 2 – first round, redance, semi-final
15h45: Continuation of the competition
Combi Standard Class 1 – final
Combi Standard Class 2 – final
16h10: Combi Freestyle Class 1
Duo Latin Class 2 – first round, redance, final
Duo Latin Class 1 – general look, final
18h05: Combi Freestyle Class 2
19h30: Medal Ceremony and Closing Ceremony