Representatives with Miami-based dance studio Salsa Kings announced today that its students won 16 medals, including gold at the Miami Latin Dance Championships (MLDC).
“We are very excited about this,” said Andres Fernandez, owner and company spokesperson for Salsa Kings.
Fernandez explained that the MLDC opened Casino (Cuban-style salsa) category, giving all levels of students the opportunity to represent their talent. Salsa Kings, which also won Miami’s Rueda de Casino Dance Competition held in Feb, 2020, competed in 18 categories, placing in 16 and takes home 10 first place in amateur and Pro-am levels starting from teen all the way up to over 40.
“This is an amazing accomplishment for our students, and we could not be prouder of everyone who competed and trains at our studio,” Fernandez said of Salsa Kings, which recently moved to a new location at 13944 SW 8th St #209 Miami, FL 33184 (the second floor of the San Miguel Shopping Center).
Salsa Kings was established in 1998. All dance instructors are certified by the World Salsa Federation and are World Champions in the Salsa and Bachata Cabaret divisions. The company has worked with world-renowned artists such as Pitbull, Willy Chirino, La India, Oscar de Leon, and Jose Alberto “El Canario” and more.
In addition to the success of Salsa Kings’ students, the company, according to Fernandez, is also gaining popularity on one of the world’s hottest social media platforms. Salsa Kings has gained more than 20K followers on TikTok in 2020. Those interested in Latin dance styles can follow the company @salsakings on TikTok.
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