BIO

Welcome to our LATIN DANCE CLUB site.

Let us introduce ourselves, we are Vince and Jen nd we run Club 50/50. Over the last 14 years, we have been BRISBANE LATIN DANCERS, PERFORMERS, COMPETITORS, CHOREOGRAPHERS and INSTRUCTORS.

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We were initially taught by leading dance schools in Brisbane and represented them at major events both in Australia and overseas in their Advanced performance teams.

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Then came the time for us to create our own performance teams, introducing our own unique style and sharing great moments with the other dancers in the team.

Over the years we have performed in Australia, South Korea, Vietnam, Italy and New Zealand.

Some of the places/events we have performed at in Australia are :

Club 50/50
The Sydney Latin Festival
The Sydney International Bachata Festival
Byron Latin Fiesta
Salsa Solo/Brisbane Latin Fiesta
Doudoule Latin Dance Camp
Salsa Open
Casablanca Sunday Salsa Seduction
Cloudland
Sharks Gold Coast
Sunshine Coast Latin Dance Club …….

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We qualified for the highest level of certified Latin Dance instruction through 10 x World Salsa Champion Oliver Pineda from Latin Motion in Sydney and now run our own regular classes.

We are proud of our achievements and awards …….

2006 – Champion Runners Up – Latin Street Dance Competition – Merengue and Salsa

2006 – 1st Place – Amateur Salsa Competition – Salsa

2007 – Ist Place – Darwin’s NT Salsa Amateurs Championships – Salsa

2011 – 3rd Place – QLD Salsa State Titles – Cabaret Salsa

2012 – 1st place – QLD State Championships – Teams Division – Bachatango

2013 – 1st Place – QLD State Championships – Amateur Teams – Urban Bachata

2014 – 1st Place – QLD State Championships – Latin Partnered Teams

2014 – 1st Place – QLD State Championships – Salsa Partnered Teams

2014 – 1st Place – Latin Open Australia – Zouk Teams – Amateur

2015 – 2nd Place – Latin Open Australia – Bachata Teams – Amateur

2015 – 1st Place – Latin Open Australia – Zouk Teams – Amateur

2016 – 1st Place – QLD Latin Dance Championships – Amateur Mixed Latin Partnered Teams

2016 – 1st Place – QLD Latin Dance Championships – Amateur Mixed Salsa Partnered Teams

2016 – 1st Place – QLD Latin Dance Championships – Amateur Bachata Couples

2017 – 1st Place – QLD State Championships – Amateur Zouk Couples

2017 – 1st Place – QLD State Championships – Amateur Latin Fusion Couples

2017 – 1st Place – QLD State Championships – Pro-Am Salsa

2018 – Australian Latin Dance Community Excellence Award – For years of outstanding service

We hope to see you soon at Club 50/50 at one of our Tuesday classes or Saturday night Latin dance parties.

Vince and Jen x