About JBDF
What is JBDF ?
History of JBDF
Hokkaido Division
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About JBDF


History of JBDF


March 24, 1992: Developed through its parent body the Nippon League of Competitive Ballroom Dancing (NLCBD), the Japan Ballroom Dance Federation (JBDF) was authorized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology as a public service corporation presiding over both the professional and amateur ballroom dancing.
1992: JBDF has started to organize various annual competitions such as the Japan International Dancing Championships.
1992: JBDF has started to conduct annual qualifying examinations for instructors/coaches (commercial sport facilities instructors and amateur regional instructors).
1999: JBDF has started to hold congresses and conduct examinations annually for professional dancing instructors/coaches.

JBDF Organization Chart