FADS Dance Board Member Sasha Bylim


• Dance Board Member
• Co-National Dance Director
• Area Director
• Studio Owner
• Studio Manager

• With Fred Astaire Dance Studios since 1996


Sasha was born in Poltava, Ukraine and started dancing in 1976. Over these years he’s danced at more then 500 Dance Sport championships. Sasha is currently  a Co-National Dance Director, a Long Island, NY Area Franchise Developer, and an owner and manager of the Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Tarrytown, NY.


  • 2001 National United States Finalist in International Ballroom Style
  • 1998 National United States Rising Star Champion in International Ballroom Style
  • 1996-2001 Fred Astaire National Champion
  • 1990 Soviet Union 10-Dance Championships Second Runner-Up
  • 1989-92 Ukrainian National Champion in International Ballroom, Latin American and 10 Dance Styles
  • 1993-95 Ukrainian National Champion in International Ballroom Style
  • Finalist in many major International Championships in the United States, Germany, Canada, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Bulgaria, Russia and Ukraine
  • Bachelor Degree in Education
  • NDCA National Class Adjudicator
  • Licentiate Degree in American and International Styles


  • American Smooth
  • American Rhythm
  • International Ballroom
  • International Latin
  • Business Training


Sasha Bylim is part of the prestigious Fred Astaire Dance Studios National Dance Board team that actively coaches our Students & Instructors in dance studio locations across our network, oversees Dance Instructor training and certification, judges (Professional, Amateur, Pro/Am) at Regional and National Fred Astaire Dance Studio Dance Competition events, 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 Dance Board or any of its members, please contact us.