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2013 Australian DanceSport
Melbourne, December 6 - December 8
What a fabulous event for Team
Emporio, winning 5 Australian Titles and a number of couples placing in the top 3 and
Top honours go to John Henderson
& Lorraine Irwin, winning 3 Australian Titles in Master I Level 1 Latin, Masters I Level 2 Standard and
Masters I Level 2 New Vogue. They also placed second in the Masters I Level 1 Standard and New
This is an outstanding result for
a brand new partnership of only 5 months and we look forward to seeing much more from John and
John & Lorraine in action at the
With 2 Australian Titles to their name, Qunyi Sun & Liu Yinghong (aka Sun & Ying), also
did the studio proud. Sun & Ying won the Masters II Level 1 Latin and Master II Level 1 New Vogue. They
also placed 4th in the Masters II Level 1 Standard. This was their first National event - what a result for
this great couple.
Sun & Ying pictured at the Summer Festival
In the Masters II Level 2 New
Vogue, both Steven Carfew & Julie Bennett and Sun & Ying made the Semi-Final.
Making the Semi-Final of the Adult
Level 3 Latin, dispite living in different States, Adam Francis & Lucia La Bella.
Roman Krasowski & Fay Reid placed 2nd in the Masters II Level
4 New Vogue and 3rd in the Masters II Level 3 Standard.
In the Masters II Open New Vogue, 2 couples from Team Emporio
made the Semi-Final. Brenton Hillard & Mary Mears and Oryst & Janett Tkacz. Brenton & Mary also
placing 2nd in the Masters II Level 4 Standard with
James & Irene Stevens making the final in the
Masters II Open Latin and also Masters II Level 4 Standard.
Brenton & Mary at the Aussies 2013.
Also in the Masters II Open Latin, making the Semi-Final,
were Neale McLaughlan & Kris White.
Neale & Kris pictured at the
Summer Festival 2013.
Last but not least, a special mention for Clint Fiedler &
Gisell West, making the second round of the WDSF Open Standard.