James McManus, who represents Ireland in the competition, took up the Argentinean dance when he was in his 80s.
I don't remember balance ever being a factor until the number 85 rolled around and captured my attention. I was just starting to learn tango and hand-in-hand with that came yoga. Both of which cannot be achieved without good balance plus quite a few other things.
Below I share with you precious strategies that helped me go miles from not exercising at all to becoming content with my body and life most of the time.
I asked Jevgeni Davidov, an award winning and critically acclaimed dancer, to share his experience of dancing, competing, teaching and touching people's lives with the art of dance.
You cannot think at all during tango, but you have to be incredibly mentally alert. The only time I have ever felt this seemingly paradoxical experience is during meditation. Not surprisingly, I am terrible at meditation.
The local Tango community has organized to provide emergency shelters for those in need. This is a particularly colorful example of how residents of the German capital have taken it upon themselves to welcome the tens of thousands arriving into the city.