Dear friends and fans of acrobatic rock and roll
We are pleased that we have gained the confidence and that we were authorized by the World Rock and Roll Confederation to welcome you on the World Championship, the European Championship in Acrobatic Rock and Roll and the World Cup Boogie Woogie in Prague. The Sports Hall Královka is traditional and suitable place for our sport. This year we organize the 7th Championship and the 17th Letenský Cup.
Czech National Rock and Roll Federation and Club Silueta Praha bring you this amazing show which is a combination of team and couple performances. 19 formations with their original choreographies are going to compete for the European Champion title, 32 Rock and Roll Main Class Free Style couples with the most difficult acrobatics are going to compete for the World Champion title. There will not be missing even the best Boogie Woogie Main Class couples. All the Best dancers from 14 countries will prepare amazing show for us.
With the support of the Ministry of Sports, Capital City of Prague and Prague 7 District, which form the main financial support of this event, we were able to prepare the appropriate background and accompanying program. The Final will be guided by our moderators Tomáš Matuška and Ondra Vodný. The World Championship is held under the auspices of Prague Mayor MUDr. Zdeněk Hřib and Prague 7 District Mayor Mgr. Jan Čižinský. A record of the competition is broadcasted by Czech Television. There is a live stream available on the competition website www.letenskypohar.cz during the whole Championship.
Club Silueta Praha belongs to one of the largest sports clubs in the Czech Republic with around 200 members. Our dancers mostly focus on Acrobatic Rock and Roll as well as on Boogie Woogie, historical dance and many others.
The biggest successes so far have been the title of the Champions of the European Championship 2005 in the Juveniles category - David Kejklíček and Barbora Šemberová, and the Champions of the World Championship Ladies Formations 2006 and 2015 - formation Magic and Angels. Also our formation Mystique dancing in Junior Girls Formation has become the World Champions several times.
A huge thanks to all partners, World Rock and Roll Confederation, Czech National Rock and Roll Federation and all the parents and friends of Acrobatic Rock and Roll who helped us with a demanding and long-lasting preparation of this competition. We wish a successful start to all dancers and we are looking forward to see their fantastic performances.
In the name of the organizer team
President of Czech National Rock and Roll Federation