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Wheelchair Dance Giveaway

February 7, 2019 | WJBK

February 2, 2019 | WKBD Street Beat

Michigan Class Teaches Ballroom Dancing to People in Wheelchairs

August 2018 | Inside Edition

A ballroom dance class solely for those in wheelchairs is held once a month at the Fred Astaire Studio in Michigan. Recently, professional ballroom dance instructors from across the country taught the basics of the dancing styles, wheelchair techniques and judging criteria. Janice Pegg, a participant diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in her 30s, said the class has helped move her out of her comfort zone. 

Our Paralympic Team Does It Again!

July 2017 | Fox2 News

Our Paralympic team wins silver!

June 2017 | ABC Action News

Teaching Student with Rare Disorder How To Dance For Prom!

Mitch Albom’s Interview | Local 4 News At 5

October 27, 2016

From the pool to the dance floor: World champion Paralympic swimmer wins ballroom dancing title