Instructor, Coach & Pro-Am Competitor
Erik started dancing
at the age of five and entered the dance competition arena when
he was nine. By twelve, he'd
won the title of Junior American Style Champion at the North
American Dance Competition held in Atlantic City, New Jersey. That same year,
Erik started competing in International Latin Style. Since
eighteen, Erik's talents and efforts in dancing continuously landed
him a spot in the finals of Amateur Canadian and United States
Dance Competitions. In
1996, Erik ranked second in the North American Dance Championships.
States Ballroom Championships, Ohio Star Ball, La Classique
du Québec, North American
Championship and Embassy Ball.
Généreux, Ruth Ver May, Tona, Rufus Dustin, Ginette Couroyer, Buddy Schwimmer, Nadia & Johanne Eftedal, Wendy Johnson and Ray Rivers.
Jim Korkoran's video clip
Role, Canadian television shows and major fundraising
Role, USC short movie, "The Magic Box"
Dancer, Van Dance Creations by Louis Van Amstel
National Dance Council of America
Peta Siddall Foundation
Director, South Coast Ballroom Center, Irvine, CA
USC, Mater Dei High School, Buena Park Elementary, CA
Avant Garde, Londance, Vivo Dance Center, Dance North
County, Champion, South Bay Dance Club, and Club 2005