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The Tourist Board signs the agreement for the thirteenth edition of the Spanish Open Salou

The Tourist Board signs the agreement for the thirteenth edition of the Spanish Open Salou

Salou. Costa Dorada. The Spanish Open Salou has become a major Dance Sport events worldwide. Six days of sports competitions dancing couples at the highest level in Salou will meet next December. The Councillor for Tourism, Benedict Dams, has signed an agreement with the last hour ATA Productions organizer for the celebration of the thirteenth year that this year will be held from 2 to 7 December 2011 at the Municipal Sports Pavilion. One of the main news of the contest this year will celebrate the end of 'Grand Slam' in standard and Latin dances, or whatever it is, the chance to see dance in Salou the 13 best pairs in the world in these two modalities. It is therefore a clear incentive because there is great difficulty in seeing all these couples together in the same track. Precisely for this reason, the awards have doubled through the 20,000 to 40,000 euros. Thus, it is working to close the bridge of the Immaculate is held the thirteenth consecutive year of this massive event which brings together more than 2,500 couples dance, so more than 5,000 dancers and sponsored institutional Tourist Board, the support of the City of Salou and the cooperation of the Athletic Department. They will be six days of entertainment in which competitions will be held in different categories and styles, and dancers will participate on national and international level. Among the competitions that recourse, highlighted the celebration of the XIII National Open Dance Sport (IDSF International Open), the holding of an international test in the form of Standard and Latin, the highest world-class competition and the World Championship Senior and Latin, among others. The Councillor for Tourism, Benet Presas, said "This initiative serves to strengthen our target in terms of the volume of people moving in Salou for the bridge to the media coverage that has the event." In fact, it is estimated that the economic return to the town during the days of the Spanish Open would be placed around 700,000 euros, without calculating the impact that television is the capital of the Gold Coast event that is broadcast for 80 stations. Note that, apart from the pairs, there is a large audience makes this kind of events that raise the influx, according to the organization's 8000 people.  

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