Veronica Pascual (left) and Sergio Saucet, competitors in this year’s Tango World Championships, dance tango in their house in Buenos Aires on August 24. Photo: AFP Veronica Pascual (left) and Sergio Saucet, competitors in this year’s Tango World Championships, dance tango in their house in Buenos Aires on August 24. Photo: AFP
Veronica Pascual (left) and Sergio Saucet, competitors in this year’s Tango World Championships, dance tango in their house in Buenos Aires on August 24. Photo: AFP
Argentina

Tango purists slam online world championships: there’s ‘no credibility in being a virtual champion’, one choreographer says

  • Coronavirus restrictions in Argentina have forced this year’s Tango World Championships online, relying solely on videos sent in by participants
  • Decision to allow individual competitors for the first time also criticised

Topic |   Argentina
Veronica Pascual (left) and Sergio Saucet, competitors in this year’s Tango World Championships, dance tango in their house in Buenos Aires on August 24. Photo: AFP Veronica Pascual (left) and Sergio Saucet, competitors in this year’s Tango World Championships, dance tango in their house in Buenos Aires on August 24. Photo: AFP
Veronica Pascual (left) and Sergio Saucet, competitors in this year’s Tango World Championships, dance tango in their house in Buenos Aires on August 24. Photo: AFP
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