The Athletic Ballroom Dance School
Real Athletes Here to Teach You
Experience real Ballroom Dancing instructed by real DanceSport athletes.
DanceSport Studio (DSS) is the real deal. As professionally trained athletes and instructors, all DSS Team Coaches are here to show you what the world of Ballroom Dancing truly looks like. From technique, to presentation, to the history of dancing itself, get ready to experience a beautiful world of sport, art, and knowledge that will shape your life in ways you could have never imagined!
Every student and participant at our studio is a part of our DSS dance family, and we are always happy to grow it even bigger with each new member! We welcome all to DanceSport Studio.
Who We Are
Experienced Individuals with a Passion for Educating
Owned and operated by true world-renowned athletes, 3-time U.S. National Vice-Champions, U.S.A. World Team Members, and WDSF World Championship Finalists, the DSS Ballroom Dance School is one of the most unique places where you can learn true Ballroom Dancing from the very best.
Igor Golovach and Michelle-Angela Blank bring together the best of the industry in building a strong-band of dancers here in the United States. Their passion for dance has led them all over the world to partake in competitions and finally to pass on their passion to other generations by opening up various DSS locations, first in Medford, NJ in 2015, and a second location in Philadelphia, PA in 2019. Take a look at the ever-growing DSS Team:
To educate students, Igor and Michelle have developed the DSS Art of DanceSport Training System, which provides specific standards to enhance the training and performance process of athletes, giving them the ability to truly prosper with a proper system of advancement. It is a structure of education and counseling, depicting the interest of athletes and dancers first through series of evaluations and specific educational instruction.
Join Our DSS Family!
Who Can Join? - Absolutely any age, any level.
Competitive - Compete Nationally & Internationally.
Social - Dance for fun!
Fitness & Health - Get in shape.
Events - Prepare for weddings, parties, and holiday celebrations!
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South Jersey and Northeast Philadelphia