#ThursdayThoughts

I took enough lessons to learn my basics. I have fun social dancing, that’s all that matters, right? Why do I need more lessons? You may have fun social dancing, but are you sure your partners are enjoying their dance with you? Maybe they smile, but don’t be too quick to assume their smile means approval. Your […]

#ThursdayThoughts

I’m bored with my dancing. How can I get more interesting/exciting material? If you impatiently skipped over the technique and got in the bad habit of collecting patterns, you are probably disenchanted with your dancing because you never learned how to do them properly, expressively, comfortably, or musically. That’s what the technique is for, so […]

October success stories

Competing is one side of West Coast Swing that we will highlight once in a while. Every month we’ll try to keep track of the (WSDC) competition results of all WCS dancers who live and dance in the Netherlands. In this item we share their success stories. WCS Festival (Düsseldorf, Germany) 🏆 Miranda Lam won […]

#ThursdayThoughts

“There are never enough leaders” So? What are you going to do about it? Well, let’s consider your choices: 1. Quit coming.Serious? 2. Keep taking classes and wait your turn.It is a good way to practise your patience but you may consider to read further …. 3. Recruit more leader friendsPromote WCS by telling your […]

#ThursdayThoughts

I’ve got all the patterns I can handle at the moment. Why should I go to another workshop? Good workshops teach more than patterns. Sometimes the best workshops teach no patterns at all. Sometimes just hearing old info in a new way can can really hit home for you and something clicks. Sometimes your body […]

September succes stories

Competing is one side of West Coast Swing that we will highlight once in a while. Every month we’ll try to keep track of the (WSDC) competition results of all WCS dancers who live and dance in the Netherlands. In this item we share their success stories. This month we heard about the following successes […]

August success stories

Competing is one side of West Coast Swing that we will highlight once in a while. Every month we’ll try to keep track of the (WSDC) competition results of all WCS dancers who live and dance in the Netherlands. In this item we share their success stories. This month we heard about the following successes […]

July success stories

Competing is one side of West Coast Swing that we will highlight once in a while. Every month we’ll try to keep track of the (WSDC) competition results of all WCS dancers who live and dance in the Netherlands. In this item we share their success stories. This month we heard about the following successes […]

June success stories

Competing is one side of West Coast Swing that we will highlight once in a while. Every month we’ll try to keep track of the (WSDC) competition results of all WCS dancers who live and dance in the Netherlands. In this item we share their success stories. In June we heard about the following successes […]

May success stories

Competing is one side of West Coast Swing that we will highlight once in a while. Every month we’ll try to keep track of the (WSDC) competition results of Dutch WCS dancers and WCS dancers who live in the Netherlands. In this item we share their success stories. It’s always possible we miss something 😬 […]