The Official British Open Professional Salsa Championship 2011
We became the runner-up at The Official British Open Professional Salsa Championship 2011
The Official British Open Professional Salsa Championship 2011 was held on the 2nd of April 2011 in Bolton UK. Competing in the professional category we were truly amazed by the variety of salsa dance styles presented at the Competition and we were absolutely delighted to finish in 2nd place!!! We were also very proud of our students Omar and Olga who competed together for the first time and finished in amazing 2nd place in Amateur Salsa division!!!
Results of Official British Open Professional Salsa Champions 2011
1st Nicolas Valiente & Maria Cano
2nd Marosh Kulhavy & Kristina Ferkova
Joint 3rd Theo Awadzi & Charlotte Cane and Jordon Todorov & Camilla Elwheshi
5th Tony Harrison & Cally-Jane Allen
Our students were dancing in Amateur category and they came 2nd.
Results of Official British Open Salsa Amateur Champions 2011
1st George Antonis & Lucy Sterling
2nd Omer Jakup & Olga Silvestrova – Our students.
(“Great Job guys..! Congratulations!!! We prepared them for that competition and they made us proud”)
3rd Jay Peddi & Rasa Panzaite
4th Felipe Reyes & Clare Kennedy
5th Smain Rahoui & Kathy Brooke
6th Casswell Elllis & Amanda Ellis
"Uncle Phil would like to say a massive thank you to all the competitors, spectators, vendors, My Home Town, and of course Helen Walker and the crew team who all delivered an amazing performance at the British Salsa Championships this year.We’ve been overwhelmed with the amount of messages and calls following the event and we’re so proud to hear from you all again that each year it keeps on getting bigger and better! We couldn’t do it without a lot of help and some remarkable talent.Everyone involved is contributing to raising the profile of competitive salsa in Britain and showcasing some of the outstanding talent we have in salsa community. We hope very much to be welcoming you all to the Championships next year.On behalf of all our competitors, we’d like to say thank you to all the sponsors who donated so many prizes this year, and of course to our judging team, who we were extremely pleased this year to include Miguel Rico, Nelson Campos, Tina Thaiya, Paul Dribbell, Tony D, our Scrutineer and our Chair, Ansell Chezan who donated the Professional Latino Show Dance Gold Cup and without whose expect advice we would be lost."Message from Organizator Uncel Phil after Championship