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Roberto Albanese

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Born: May 25, 1973
Hometown: Bremen, Germany
Current location: Bremen, Germany
Current status:

Roberto Albanese is a former Ballroom dancer specializing in International Style Latin. Roberto won several times the North German Championship, made multiple International Open Latin Finals. Roberto with his formation team won several German Championship titles and European and World Champion titles. July 2013, he was appointed as a head coach of German Federation (DTV) , in March 2018 Albanese was named "Bremen coach of the year 2017". Roberto is World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) and a National Adjudicator for the Deutscher Tanzsportverband e.V., as well as organizer of one of the biggest DanceSport camp and also competition "Dancing SuperStars Festival" in Bremen (Germany).

Overview

Roberto Albanese is professional dancer a German DanceSport Coach and Choreographer in International style Latin and Formation Dance (Latin). In 1991 Roberto came to a DanceSport school and within a shirt period of time rose through the various level of classed in his Dance Studio. In two years he got into the S-Class and started dancing with his partner and future wife Uta Deharde.

Amateur career

For their long partnership Roberto and Uta have achieved many accomplishments, they made many IDSF Open and International Open Latin Finals, also they have represented Germany at many International events in Netherlands, Blackpool Dance Festival in England, Italy, USA, Denmark, Belgium, Slovakia, Austria and Hungry. Some of their results: second place at the DTV Ranking competition S-Latin 1999 in Frankfurt, first place DTV Ranking S-Latin 2000 in Frankfurt, Roberto won several times the North German Championship. Albanese was a member of the German National Formation Dance team and reached with Uta Deharde the first place in the German overall ranking 1999/2000.

Professional division

In the fall of 2000, Roberto Albanese and Uta Deharde desided to turn in to Professional Division. In 2001 they made the Final at German Open in Professional Rising Star, 2003 WDDSC World Professional South American Showdance semi-finalist, 2003 National Germany Professional Latin Finalist also was first in the German Ranking.

Life after competitive career

Roberto Albanese is Kader trainer of Landestanzsportverband Bremen and Lower Saxony. In the end of July 2013, he was appointed as a head coach of Deutscher Tanzsportverband e.V. (DTV) , in February 2017 the youth Latin league head coach, in March 2018 Albanese was named "Bremen coach of the year 2017". In addition, he is an honorary member of the National Dance Sport Association. His successes as a coach are spectacular: with the GGC-A formation four times world champion, three-time European champion, ten-time German champion and as a coach of various successful single couples in the main categories youth and adults.

Roberto Albanese has been married to Uta Deharde since April 2007, with whom he has a daughter. The couple are owners of dance school in Bremen with locations in the center city in Hastedt.

Formation Team

Roberto Albanese trains the Latin Formation team "A" of the TSC black and silver Bremen in 2002 joined with the Green Gold Club Bremen (GGC). In the first year he made the promotion to the regional league, and three years later, the Latin-A-Team rose to the 2nd Bundesliga. In 2002 followed the promotion to the 1st Bundesliga, where the formation team immediately took fourth place. Later, Roberto with his formation team won several German Championship titles and European and World Champion titles.

TV Shows

In 2006, Roberto Albanese was a participant in the RTL dance show "Let's Dance" German variation of "Dancing With the Stars", in which he danced with the no-angel singer "Sandy Mölling". The dance couple finished their competition with the third place. Albanese achieved the same result with actress "Nina Bott" in 2010.

  • Season 1 (2006): Sandy Mölling (3-d Place)
  • Season 3 (2010) : Nina Bott (3-d Place)

World Renowned Adjudicator

Aside from being a National Adjudicator for the Deutscher Tanzsportverband e.V., Roberto Albanese has been an adjudicator for the World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) since 2015. He holds an "A" License as well as a "PD" License. Roberto has judged many WDSF events including but not limited:

  • 2019:
    • WDSF PD European Latin Championship in Karlsruhe, Germany
    • WDSF International and World Opens Standard and Latin in:(Russia, Moldova, Latvia, Germany, Italy)
  • 2018:
    • WDSF PD Word Latin Championship in Shijiazhuang City, People's Republic of China
    • WDSF World Under 21 Latin Championship in Tbilisi, Georgia
    • WDSF International and World Opens Standard and Latin in:(Italy, Georgia, Slovakia, Netherlands, Romania, Austria, Latvia)

  • 2017:
    • WDSF International and World Opens Standard and Latin in:(Italy, Singapore, Romania, Austria, Latvia)
    • WDSF Grand Slam Latin in Stuttgart (Germany)
  • 2016:
  • 2015 WDSF International and World Opens Standard and Latin in: (Romania, Italy, Germany and United States)

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