July 1-5, 2017 instructors

Championship Dance Camps offers world class instructors, including US, UK and World Champions as well as Blackpool finalists and semi-finalists.

Below is the final list of instructors for 2012 Independence Day Ball.

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List of instructors for 2012 Independence Day Ball:

Eulia Baranovsky
  • 2007 World American Smooth Showdance Champion
  • 2006-2007 World American Smooth Finalist
  • 2004,2006-2007 U.S. National American Ballroom Finalist
  • 2003-2007 Finalist in all major competitions including Ohio Star Ball
Todd Borzych
  • Founder DanceSport Endurance (tm), a workout designed to improve strength, flexibility, technique, rhythm, and endurance in Dance Sport Athletes
  • Taught at every IDB for the past 10 year
  • Performed at the Kennedy Center, White House, and the Hofburg Palace in Vienna
  • Lieutenant Colonel in the US Air Force Reserves
Dan Calloway
  • Asian-Pacific Professional 10-Dance Grand Finalist
  • U.S. Professional 10-Dance Grand Finalist
  • Dual Fellow of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD)
  • World Cup Adjudicator, WDSF certified
  • Chair of Judges at many competitions including Manhattan Amateur Classic, Yuletide Ball Championships, and USA Dance U.S. National DanceSport Championships
Garry Gekhman
  • 2006 U.S. Professional Classic Show Dance Champion
  • 2006 U.S. Professional Standard Finalist
  • 2005 Blackpool Rising Star Finalist
  • 2004 Second runners up in the U.K. Championships Rising Star
  • Seven time undefeated Israeli Ballroom, Latin, 10-dance, and Show Dance Champion
Jean-Marc Genereux
  • Ten time Undefeated Canadian Latin Champion
  • Four time Undefeated North American Champion
  • Two time Asian-Pacific Champion
  • Two time Winner, Challenge of the Continent
  • Winner, Ohio Star Ball Open Latin Championship
  • 3rd place, Overall Title, World 10-dance Championships
  • Winner, Latin Title, World 10-dance Championships
Stanley Kuo
  • 9 years experience in Iyengar yoga
  • 3 years experience in each of the following: Pilates, Anusara yoga and Pranayama yoga
  • Created the principles of Yoga Alignment
  • Trainer for other Yoga instructors
Kimberley Mitchell
  • Former British, International, UK, and Closed British Champion
  • Two times U.S. International Latin Champion
  • British Professional Rising Star Champions
  • 5th in the World Championships
  • 3 times Ohio Star Ball Champions
France Mousseau
  • Ten time Undefeated Canadian Latin Champion
  • Four time Undefeated North American Champion
  • Two time Asian-Pacific Champion
  • Two time Winner, Challenge of the Continent
  • Winner, Ohio Star Ball Open Latin Championship
  • 3rd place, Overall Title, World 10-dance Championships
  • Winner, Latin Title, World 10-dance Championships
  • Coach on FOX TV's "So You Think You Can Dance"
Ieva Pauksena
  • 2003 World Professional Standard Finalist
  • 2004 Blackpool Professional Standard Finalist
  • 2002 -2004 US Professional Standard Runner Up
  • 2001 US Amateur Standard Champion
  • 2001 World Amateur Standard Finalist
  • 2001 Blackpool Amateur Standard Finalist
Lydia Petrigova
  • US Professional 10-dance Finalist
  • US Open Professional Rising Star Runner-up
  • Ohio Star Ball Professional Rising Star Latin Champion
Stefano Placidi Zaccarelli
  • 3 times Italian National 10 Dance
  • 4 times Italian National Standard and 2 times Italian National Latin Champion
  • International Standard Semifinalist
  • 3 times Blackpool Standard Semifinalist
  • Runner up at 10 Dance European Cup
Danny Quilliam
  • 19 times Canadian Representative to the World Championships
  • 2002 World Professional Classic Show Dance Finalist
  • 2000 North American Professional Standard Champion
Cher Rutherford
  • Former U.S. Professional American Style Open Smooth, Rhythm and Theatrical Champion
  • ISTD Fellow Ballroom & Latin
  • USISTD Examiner Theater Arts and American Style
  • World Class Adjudicator
Max Sinitsa
  • 3 times Undefeated U.S. Amateur American Smooth Champion (2000-2002)
  • 2010 U.S. Professional Rising Star Champion
  • 2010-2011 U.S. Professional Standard Semi-Finalist
Lori Woods-Gay
  • Dual Fellow, USISTD
  • Examiner, USISTD
  • Former President, USISTD
Oksana Zolotarevskaya
  • 2008 British National Professional Champion
  • 2007, 2008 Dutch National Professional Latin Champion
  • 2007, 2008 UK Professional RS Latin Finalist
  • 2008 International Professional RS Latin Finalist
  • 2003 United States National Mambo Champion