Tuesday, 14 October 2008

2nd Annual Canadian Salsa Championships

How time flies! This past weekend was the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend and that can only mean one thing for the Salsa dance scene in Toronto - the Salsa Congress comes to town.

Thursday night was the Pre-party and also the 2nd Annual Canadian Salsa Championships. This competition had four division last year.

1) On1 Couples
2) On2 Couples
3) On1 Group
4) On2 Group

But this year there were only competitions for two divisions (On1 & On2 couples).

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The Canadian Salsa Championship is an official qualifying competition for the World Salsa Championships held in Disney World, Florida.

The winners for the on1 division were Kelly and Eric from Calgary who in addition to performing and teaching also play host to the Calgary Salsa Congress out in western Canada.
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The winners for the on2 division were Victor and Katia from Montreal who also perform and have their own dance school.
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A great show was put on by all the competitors.
Evan & Kim (on1 competitors)
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Paul and Karina(on2 competitors)
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Danilo & Esther (on2 competitors)
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