- International Dance Council Member
- With Fred Astaire Dance Studios since 2008
Ricky Bentzen is originally from Denmark, and represented his home country throughout his Amateur career. He was undefined Danish Latin Champion and 2-Time World Latin Semi-Finalist. In 2008 he moved to the United States, where he became part of Fred Astaire Dance Studios and began his Professional career as an American Rhythm Competitor with Albina A. Habrle.
- Danish Latin Champion
- 2-Time Youth Latin World Semi-Finalist
- 11-Time undefeated Fred Astaire Professional Open Rhythm Champion
- World Professional Open Rhythm Vice Champion
- 4-Time World Professional Rhythm Finalist
- 3-Time US Professional Open Rhythm Finalist & more!
- 11-Time Fred Astaire National Open Professional Rhythm Champion
- 3-Time US National Open Professional Rhythm Finalist
- 4-Time World Open Professional Rhythm Finalist
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- American Smooth
- American Rhythm
- International Latin
Ricky Bentzen is part of the prestigious Fred Astaire Dance Studios International Dance Council, which oversees Dance Instructor training and certification, judges (Professional, Amateur, Pro/Am) at Regional, National & International Fred Astaire Dance Studio Dance Competition events, actively coaches our Students & Instructors in dance studio locations across our network, and continuously reviews our proprietary dance curriculum to ensure only the finest, most up-to-date programs for our Students. For more information on the Fred Astaire International Dance Council or any of its members, please contact us.