Denis & Yuliya were born and raised in Russia and both began dancing at the age of 6. They started their dance career by dancing both Styles: International Latin and Standard. They have been dancing partners for 13 years, and together have achieved Russian national championship titles ,England rising stars top three, & traveled all over the world competing and teaching.
After Denis & Yuliya moved to USA in 2008, they became USA national professional latin finalists.They then were USA national show dance runner ups, & after that certified world class educators who have judged some of the most prestigious competitions in the world.
In 2015, while living in Los Angeles, they decided to retire from competitive dancing as a couple and focus their passion for dancing on their studio, teaching others, and performing and judging competitions.