le deuxième sport national est donc les danses de salon: chachacha, rumba, salsa, merengue, tango, Kompas (le zouk haitien)... ET çà rigole pas; moi qui leur avait dit que je savais danser, je me tape légèrement la honte. Je vous aurai bien poster des vidéos mais c'est trop galère à charger, vous vous contenterez donc des photos!
Vidéos de danse folklorique
Soccer is the sport king here like many other countries. So as Euro cup is broadcast in the afternoon, the country is going more slowly with radio or TV sets yelling in the streets. Soccer is so important that even during ballroom dance session, matches are broadcast on screen while the band is playing. Such was the case on the 15th of june while Haiti was playing against dutch antilla to qualify for the world cup (when there is hope there is life…). You can check with the pictures below.
The second national sport is ballroom dances like chachacha, tango, salsa, meringue, kompas (Haitian zouk)… And they’re very serious about this; I shouldn’t have told them that I knew how to dance. What a shame!