Viktor Tkachenko – Dance Instructor

Bio:  Viktor started dancing when he was 8 years old and continued his training at various studios throughout Ukraine. He graduated from Kharkov’s State Academy of Physical Culture and Sport with a Master of Sport in Ballroom Dance and Choreographic Art. His accomplishments include being a finalist and prize winner of international ballroom dance tournaments (IDSF, UFST, SGOSTY, TDSF). He has worked as a performer on cruise ships such as Silver Sea Company, performed in the “Ice World Festival” in Harbin, China, and worked as a performer at “The Venetian Hotel” in Macao, China. Since his arrival in the United States, he and his professional partner have received impressive results at various competitions including Fred Astaire NY/NJ Regional Rhythm Finalists and Mixed Novice Winner, Falls Premier Ball Rhythm Champions, Crystal Leaf Rhythm Champions, Can-Am Rising Star Rhythm Champions, and finalists in many American and Canadian professional competitions.  He is a highly skilled dancer and a wonderful instructor.