2010 United States Open Amateur Rhythm Champion
Lisbeth has been dancing since 2005 and actively competing in the Amateur Rhythm and Latin Categories since 2008. She has placed in the top six of the Amateur Rhythm Championships for the past three years, and won 1st place at the United States Dancesport Championships in Orlando, Florida in 2010.
Her love for dance has enabled her to perform at numerous shows and events throughout the East Coast. It was an honor for her to perform a salsa number on Estrellas al Despertar (Rising Stars) on the news channel Univision.
She has taken Medal Exams in the Rhythm and Latin Syllabus Categories with the USISTD and have passed with honors. In addition, she have received numerous top Amateur couple awards from various dance competitions.
She is a proud member of New York USA Dance Chapter and NDCA.
Ian took his first ballroom dance lessons at age twelve, and was instantly hooked. He danced every chance he got during his teenage years, and discovered competitive dancing in college. Throughout college and graduate school, he was an active member of the Harvard Ballroom Dance Team, competing successfully with several partners.