Dancing has an unfair reputation as merely a hobby rather than a sport. Yet in order to master some styles and moves, dancers need to have the physical fitness and concentration of an athlete. Physiotherapist Adam Rowland who has worked in both ballet and rugby league compared the two disciplines: “they [ballet dancers] do more
It’s early December, 2016 and I’m sitting outside Restaurante 1830, a legendary Latin dance club overlooking the ocean on Havana’s Malecon. It’s been about four weeks since Trump’s election shook the international community at large and just a few weeks since Castro’s death in Cuba. The combination of these two events charged Havana with a
When I fell for salsa, I fell hard. It started with total fascination; the camaraderie of dancing on a team; the pulsating rhythm; the incredible dancers whose movements took my breath away. It captivated my whole spirit. I was in love with salsa! It felt like discovering a whole new and exciting world, and I
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Salsa is not my first love, but it has become one of the primary loves of my life. I’m an introvert at heart, but I work in environments that require a lot of interactions with people. I was blessed to discover salsa at a young age during my teenage years, and it has helped me