Nov 25, 2018


- Press Release 164/2018

The 4th edition of the IDO World Gala Event ‘Best of the Best’ was staged yesterday evening at the SACHSENarena in Riesa, Germany. IDO Vice President and Sports Director, Fiona Johnson Kocjancic led on this extraordinary platform.

2017 IDO World Jazz Dance Champion Kseniya Goryacheva from Russia took the top award, the BILL FOWLER CUP and a monetary prize of 4,000 euros. Second place was awarded to Genci Berisha from Slovak Republic and third place to DQ Dance Squad from Germany.

IDO Vice-President Fiona Johnson Kocjancic said:

‘It has been an extraordinary Gala, with the best of the very best in IDO for 2017, competing for the Bill Fowler Cup. I take this opportunity to congratulate the winners and thank all the participants for their performances.

Many thanks must also go to our VIP Adjudicators for accepting our invitation, FVG Riesa and IDO President Michael Wendt who embraced the Gala with the organization logistics, and to all the Gala team for the endless support.’

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