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Dancesport Scotland is the governing body which covers all Ballroom and Latin American dancing throughout Scotland, it covers all age groups. Created in 1945, its aim was to support Amateur Dancing throughout Scotland both social and competitive. It organises competitions for all ages and grades throughout the year using chart ratings as a guide for the selection of couples for overseas representation in both World and European Championships. 

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The Scottish Closed December 2014!


The demonstrators for the night were Mark and Olga Elsbury who delighted the audience with a super demonstration of the standard dances and gave Scotland a taste of their winning show dance from Blackpool. As is usual in Glasgow they got a rousing reception.

Winners of the Modern Amateur Championship were Tibor Poc and Hilary Mouat, Runners up were Lewis Peacock and Jessica Quirke followed in third place by Patrik Scholtz and Laura Bryans, fourth Ashley and Lucy Squire, fifth Paul Millar and Emma Buchanan and in sixth place Job Thijssen and Maria Kowal. The Senior Modern Championship was won by Ewan and Julia Wallace. Runners up were John and Isabel Borland. Third place went to Alex and Audrey Hamilton, fourth Eddie and Anne Cerexhe Burness, fifth Iain and Fiona Sneddon and sixth place John and Barbara King.

Winners of the Latin Championship were Tibor Poc and Hilary Mouat, second place Lewis Peacock and Jessica Quirke with third place going to Patrik Sholtz and Laura Bryans.

The 2014 top Pre Championship title was won by Iain and Fiona Sneddon.

Compere for the night was Dancesport Scotland's Chairman Matt Welsh. Music - Jim Murray, Scrutineer - Charlotte Comrie Judges' Steward - Dave Peebles, Competitor Stewards - Sandra Mackie, Ann Marie Harper. Prizes were presented by Alison Craig from Sport Scotland.

Judges were Mark and Olga Elsbury, Alan Ford, Anne Murray and Margaret Redmond

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