James

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JamesA truly accomplished dancer, James has been dancing since 2004. James runs and teaches at Salsa Dance Leeds and at Leodis Collective throughout the week along with DJing a local salsa night on Call Lane in Leeds. He specialises in Street and Latin dancing, particularly Salsa, Bachata and Merengue. Recently winning a regional competition for Salsa and performed at Street and Latin at the Blackpool Tower Ballroom at the World Freestyle Dance Championships.

As well as normal partner dancing, James is also an expert in lifts and dips that can be integrated into your choreography if you’re feeling adventurous.

James has danced for charity in the Light Leeds as part of Lindy at the Light and helped to raise £7,500 for the NSPCC.
See James teaching and dancing at StreetSalsa below.

James Dancing and Teaching Salsa

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