After the Pattern Dances it all looks like a Russian sweep on the podium in the category Advanced Novice. Maria MARCHENKO / Egor POZDNIAKOV danced to the lead in the Short Dance. Irina KHAVRONINA / Nikita TASHIREV and Ekaterina ANDREEVA / Ivan DESYATOV follow in second and third place.
Maria MARCHENKO / Egor POZDNIAKOV earned three times a level three for their sequences in the blues and four times in the kilian. They totaled 32,42 points. Irina KHAVRONINA / Nikita TASHIREV earned always a level two for their sequences in the kilian and two times a level 2 in the blues. They garnered 27,37 points. Maria MARCHENKO / Egor POZDNIAKOV earned six times a level two in the kilian and and one level two for their sequence in the blues. They scored 27,10 points.
Ramona GRIMM / Markus KÖNIG of Germany earned 18,35 points and are currently ranked 8th. With a solid blues the moved up 10th to 8th. Dortmunds couple Lara LUFT / Asaf KAZIMOV competed in their first international competition and are sitting in 10th with 15,75 points.
Good luck to all couple for the Free Dance tomorrow!