Vali Damaskou (Australia)


    With an impressive 30years of Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, Salsa, Ballroom and Street Latin, Vali is set to detonate the floor on fire. As a lover and participant of all styles of dance it is no surprise that she is an inspiration to watch as she gets lost in the music. A dancer who is not afraid to feel the funk and guarantees to mesmerise your dance as she continues her strong delivery of Street Latin.

    Vali is the artist accountable together with her then partner Oliver Pineda for taking the risk and introducing Kizomba in Australia and in the Salsa Scene around the world back in 2008, teaching and performing it. Her love for Kizomba brings her today collaborating with the best Kizomba male artist around the world.

    Her work includes representing Australia and Greece at various congresses and competitions around the world, performing, teaching, judging and featured in various world dance tours and major events throughout Europe, Oceania, United States and Asia.

    Achievements:
    Australian Cha Cha Ladies Champion 2014
    Australian Cha cha Couples Champion 2014
    World Salsa Champion 2012
    Australian Bachata Champion 2011
    Assistant Movie director 2011
    World Salsa Championship 6th Place 2009
    Asian Salsa Open Champion 2009
    Choreographer in ‘Dancing With The Stars’ & ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ 2008-2009
    International Judge Since 2008
    Australian Salsa Champion 2008
    Australian salsa Champion 2007
    Australian Dancing Society Honours 2006
    Dancesport Latin/Ballroom Overall Champion 2006