Salsa – The European & Official British Open Championship 2013
We became the European Professional Salsa Champions 2013 !!!
And Official British Salsa Champions 2013 !!!
The competition was held on the 25th August 2013 at the Scala Latina, King’s Cross, London and the atmosphere was absolutely electric!!! Absolutely unexpected, but we were thrilled at the same time and we were truly honoured to share the stage with all the incredible competitors!
Prize: Professional level Salsa winners won a prize Package worth £2000-£2500. They automatically have been qualify to participate in the Global Salsa Championships in Miami in 2014 AND it will arrange flights and hotel accomodation for them as part of our Package. Event in Miami to support our own European Salsa Open Champions and to take part in the World Salsa Summit
Results of Official European & British Professional Salsa Champions 2013:
1st Marosh Kulhavy & Kristina Ferkova
2nd Niko Valiente & Marisa Cano (Spain)
3rd Sam Schlanger & Eldina Munatayeva (UK)
4th Diego Echenique & Lorene Bargallo (Spain)
"The success of the previous events added to the massive level of interest and, as a result, we have now signed the deal to make this THE OFFICIAL BRITISH title events.The means that the winners of the European Salsa Open title will also be crowned The British Salsa Open Champions and the winners of the European Bachata Open title will also be crowned The British Bachata Open Champions."latincollectiveuk.com - Organisation of the event
"OMG. The biggest & best SCALA event ever – an amazing atmosphere and an amazing night. Great music, great shows and, above all, great competitors. Well done to them all and congratulations in particular to the winners."Joseph Davids-Organisator of the event
"In my 5 years of judging Official Salsa Championships, I can’t remember ever marking a 10… This year I have given out two. And in the same final!! What a fantastic evening, working with so many old school salsa folk and such incredible established and up and coming talent."Paul Salsa Differenza Dribbell -Judge