Foot Notes Dance Studio Ltd

June 23, 2005 13:27 ET

Edmonton Ballroom Dancers Win Big

Local Studio Tops at International Competition Attention: Arts/Entertainment Editor, City Editor, Lifestyle Editor CAMBRIDGE, MASS.--(CCNMatthews - June 23, 2005) - This past weekend, 3 Edmonton area ballroom dancers representing Foot Notes Dance Studio were big winners at the 2005 DanceSport Yankee Classic that took place at the Boston-Marriot Hotel in Cambridge Massachusetts June 16-19

Maija Lissa Wallace, Hayven Dzus, and Joanna Wong danced their way to victory in a field of over 400 competitors from across North America. Competing in numerous categories, all three women turned in winning performances. The three Edmonton area competitors were accompanied by their coach, Foot Notes Dance Director Jay Leipert.

The strong finish by the Edmonton team garnered Foot Notes Dance Studio of Edmonton the trophy for "Top Studio" in the Small Studio Category.

Studio Dance Director and well known Edmonton dance teacher Jay Leipert was honored by winning a "Top Teacher" award. Not only does Leipert instruct and choreograph dancers' routines, but he serves as dance partner for each of the ladies as well. "This victory really speaks to the dedication and countless hours of practice by Jay and his students. They really worked hard for this, and deserve every congratulation. We are very proud of them! " commented Foot Notes owner Cynthia Dea.

Foot Notes Dance Studio is a privately owned Edmonton Alberta company that offers group and private dance lessons in a relaxed, social atmosphere.

/For further information: Cynthia Dea, Owner

Contact Information

  • Cynthia Dea, Owner, Foot Notes Dance Studio Ltd
    Primary Phone: 780-469-3281