Quickstep – July 2016

However, as with a lot of the dances of the era, a bright spark over in London got hold of it and thought ‘That dance could make me some money’ so they took it’s basic form, standardised the figures and packaged it up as the Quickstep basics that we know of today. Clever fella….

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The British Open Championships (Part two)

Rarely over the years have couples made dramatic jumps to the final 6. Couples who are normally in the quarter final have to wait their turn so to speak and hope that couples in front will slowly turn professional or split up, giving them a shorter route to the next round. Dancers can of course get better, but this takes time so it’s very unique to see couples go from the last 24 to the final in just a matter of months. This is what happened at the British….

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