Monthly Archives: July 2009

  • More video than you can shake a stick at

    Posted on July 31, 2009 by lauraet in competitions.

    Tweet Click here to see videos of all of our dances at last weekend’s SouthernStar Midsummer Classic.  Thanks again to our awesome videographer Jeff for wielding the camera and enduring many hours on a metal folding chair!  Here’s one video from the playlist just to get you started.  This is silver-level swing; we got straight […]

    Continue Reading...
    No Comments.
  • SouthernStar Midsummer Classic 2009

    Posted on July 28, 2009 by lauraet in competitions.

    Tweet Every competition we participate in brings new pleasures.  At this year’s SouthernStar Midsummer Classic in Tampa, FL we got to see a couple we met last year as spectators, John and Theresa, “graduate” to the next level and become competitors.  They are such nice, fun people–last year, despite our being strangers to them, they […]

    Continue Reading...
    4 Comments.
  • Better Than Chipotle

    Posted on July 12, 2009 by lauraet in lessons.

    Tweet We had our first lesson today with Wayne Brockman at Academy Ballroom Cumberland.  Wayne is a certified adjudicator with 3 decades of competitive experience.  A year ago, he left his successful studio in Colorado in his daughter’s hands and came to Georgia to teach with his sister.  We are glad he’s here!  The lesson […]

    Continue Reading...
    No Comments.
  • Preparing for SouthernStar Midsummer Classic

    Posted on July 10, 2009 by lauraet in competitions, lessons.

    Tweet Our registration form for this year’s SouthernStar Midsummer Classic in Tampa went out in the mail today, so it’s official–we are going!  By the end of the month we also expect to register for the Derby City DanceSport Championship in Louisville, KY.  It’s going to be a busy few weeks but we’re looking forward […]

    Continue Reading...
    No Comments.