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New Instructor Announcement!

Independence Day Ball is excited to welcome two new instructors to our 2017 dance camp!

Max Sinitsa

    Max Sinitsa

  • 2016 United States Professional American Smooth Finalists
  • 2016 World American Smooth Finalists
  • Finalists in all major American Smooth Championships in the U.S.
  • 2017 American Smooth Star Dance Tour Champion




Tatiana Seliverstova

    Tatiana Seliverstova

  • 2016 United States Professional American Smooth Finalists
  • 2016 World American Smooth Finalists
  • Finalists in all major American Smooth Championships in the U.S.
  • 2017 American Smooth Star Dance Tour Champion


Our next event, Independence Day Ball (IDB) Dance Camp, will take place July 1 - 5, 2017 at the Hilton Washington DC/Rockville. IDB has sold out many years so register NOW to secure your spot!

Highlights:
  • OVER 100 Latin, Standard, Smooth & Rhythm workshops!
  • Advanced track for Open and Professional level dancers
  • ALL instructors Blackpool, UK, US and World Champions and Finalists
  • Workshops focus mainly on technique
  • Private lessons available with all of the instructors
Special features: Capital Building
  • Over 10,000 sq ft of dance floor
  • Supervised practic rounds
  • Practice space open all night long
Fun activities:
  • Fireworks trip to Washington D.C.
  • Get personal with the instructors at the "Pizza with the Pros" (tm) Q&A party
  • Social dance party Saturday, July 1
Register Now!

Important Dates to Remember

  • June 1, 2017 - Last day to save money on one-day passes and tango immersion
  • June 8, 2017 - Last day to make your hotel reservation at the $99 discounted rate
  • **New in 2017** - There will be a late registration fee for anyone that registers on-site, so register by June 30, 2017 to avoid this!

Our IDB 2017 instructors!

We are excited to have many World-Class instructors teaching at IDB 2017. Stay tuned - we have more instructor announcements coming soon! Private lessons are available with all of the instructors.
  • Mayo Alanen: World and US Professional Smooth Finalist
  • Jackie Becker Herman: Personal Trainer, Zumba and Group Exercise Instructor
  • Dan Calloway: US Professional 10-Dance Grand Finalist
  • Garry Gekhman: US Professional Standard Finalist
  • Mazen Hamza
  • Mazen Hamza: National & World Smooth Vice-Champion
  • Matt Hauer: US Professional Rising Star Rhythm Champion
  • Perry Herman: Strength and conditioning coach, personal trainer and group exercise instructor
  • Izabella Jundzill: National & World Smooth Vice-Champion
  • Vladimir Karpov: World Professional Latin Vice-Champion
  • Andrei Kazlouski: US National Latin Finalist
  • Tania Kehlet: WDSF PD World Standard Champions
  • Denis Kutepov: Blackpool & UK Open Professional Rising Star Ballroom Finalist
  • Igor Litvinov: World and US Professional Ballroom Finalist
  • Ana Llorente: World Mambo Champion & Blackpool Theater Arts Champion
  • Alexandr Melnikov: Russian multi-time Ballroom, Latin and 10-Dance Champion
  • Anna Mikhed: World, Blackpool and US Professional Standard Finalist
  • Kelvin Roche: 9-time World Hustle Champion
  • Lori Ann Roche: 9-time World Hustle Champion
  • Karina Smirnoff
  • Tatiana Seliverstova: US & World American Smooth Finalist
  • Asta Sigvaldadottir: US National and Blackpool Rising Star Finalist
  • Max Sinitsa: US & World American Smooth Finalist
  • Karina Smirnoff: UK Open and US Professional Latin Champion
  • Bill Sparks: 4-time US Professional Latin Champion
  • Emanuel Valeri: WDSF PD World Standard Champion
  • Bree Watson: 3-time World Professional Rhythm Champion
  • Glenn Weiss: 2-time World Ballroom Champion
  • Katusha Wilder: World Professional 10-Dance Finalist
  • Ruslan Wilder: World Professional 10-Dance Finalist
  • Ronen Zinshtein: World Professional Ballroom Rising Star Finalist

Vladimir Karpov

Private lessons available!

One of the highlights of Independence Day Ball is not only taking group classes, but private lessons with all of our instructors. Register now! They are on a first-come first-serve basis and are selling out quickly.

Register Now!

Hustle Fusion!

Kelvin & Lori Ann We will be hosting a new Hustle immersion program at the 2017 dance camp. It will be taught by USA Hustle Champions Kelvin and Lori Ann Roche. The class will take place in the evenings so that it will not conflict with the regular camp. For complete information and the updated schedule please visit Huslte Fusion page.
  • Friday, June 30th - Balance and stability, arm drills and styling, turns and spins
  • Saturday, July 1st - Combinations with dips and tricks with presentation and showmanship
  • Sunday, July 2nd - Understanding different body actions such as impulse, impact, acceleration and more
  • Monday, July 3rd - Making everything work together in a routine
Additional registration is required for the program.
Register Now!

Argentine Tango Immersion

Tango Immersion Returning this year is the IDB Argentine Tango Immersion Program. This start-to-finish crash course in Argentine Tango will be 10 hours of instruction over four days, June 30-July 3. Master the basics of Argentine Tango including Boleos, Sacadas, Volcadas, the Tango-Waltz and the Mini-milonga. For complete information please visit Tango Immersion page.

Additional registration is required for the program.
Register Now!

Social Activities

In addition to the workshops, we host nightly social events:
  • Fireworks trip: Trip to downtown Washington to see the Fireworks on the National Mall near the White House, Capitol and Washington Monument
  • Saturday Night Social Dance
  • "Pizza with the Pros": Q&A session with our panel of instructors that always ends in laughter and one-of-a-kind demonstrations

Get all the details and register at www.ChampionshipDanceCamps.com

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