Ballroom Academy of Columbia Awards & Achievements

Awards & Achievements

Our Professionals and Amateur Students compete  NDCA sanctioned World Pro/Am dancesport series competitions held throughout the United States.

Visit DanceSportseries.com to view studio, professional, and amateur rankings.

Ballroom Academy of Columbia finished the 2016 competition season ranked in the top 20 in the United States.

RECENT STUDIO COMPETITION AWARD

*Febuary 2017 Maryland Dancesport – Baltimore, MD

—–Jason Shearin top teacher award

—–Corinne Roa top student award

*August 2016 Heart of America Dancesport – Kansas City, MO

—–Jason shearin top teacher award and DCT top teacher award

—–Amanda Buchana top teacher award and DCT top teacher award

*    July 2016 Twin Cities Open – Minneapolis, MN

——Jason Shearin top teacher award

——Amanda Buchana top teacher award

*    June 2016 Three Diamond Dancesport – Pittsburgh, PA

——Top studio award

—–Jason shearin top teacher award

—–Amanda Buchana top teacher award

*     May 2016 American Star Ball – Atlantic City, NJ

—–Jason Shearin top teacher award

——Amanda Buchana top teacher award

*     March 2016 St. Louis Star Ball – St Louis, MO

—–Jason Shearin top teacher award

—–Amanda Buchana top teacher award

*    January 2016 Nashville Starz – Nashville TN

—–Top studio award

—–Jason Shearin top teacher award

—–Amanda Buchana top teacher award

*    November 2015 Ohio Star Ball – Columbus, OH

—–Jason Shearin 3rd Place World Dancesport Series Rising Star top teacher

*    October 2115 Harvest Moon Dancesport – Chicago, IL

—-Jason Shearin top teacher award

*    September 2015 Cleveland Dancesport – Cleveland, OH

—–Top Studio award

—–Jason Shearin top teacher award

 

*     August 2015 Heart of America Dancesport – Kansas City, MO

—–Corinne Rao – Dancesport Series top 20 student award

—–Ron Allen – Dancesport Series top 20 student award

—–Amanda Buchana 6th place top teacher award & 3rd place Dancer’s Cup Tour Award

—–Jason Shearin 4th place top teacher award & 4th place Dancer’s Cup Tour Award

*     July 2015 Twin Cities Dancesport  – Minneapolis, MN

—–Top Studio Award

—–Corinne Rao Dancesport Series Award and The Dancer’s Cup Tour All-Star Award

—–Ron Allen Dancesport Series Award

—–Amanda Buchana 8th Place Top Teacher Award

—–Jason Shearin 2nd Place Top Teacher Award

*     April 2015 Wisconsin State Dancesport – Milwaukee, WI

—-4th Place Top Studio Award

—-Russ Longely – Top Male Bronze & Top Gun Student Award

—-Amanda Buchana – 2nd Place Top Teacher Award

—-Jason Shearin – 6th Place Top Teacher Award

*     March 2015 St. Louis Star Ball – St. Louis, MO

—–Top Studio Award

—–Corinne Rao – Top Female Bronze Student Award

—–Russ Longely – Top Student Award

—–Jason Shearin – 2nd place Top Teacher Award

—–Amanda Buchana – 3rd place Top Teacher Award

*     Feb. 2015 California Open – LA, CA

———Russ Longley – Top Male Bronze Award

———Amanda Buchana – 2nd place Top Teacher Award

*     Jan. 2015 Nashville Starz – Nashville, Tenn.

———Russ Longley – Top Male Bronze Award

———Amanda Buchana – 6th Place Top Teacher Award

*     Sept 2014 Southwest Invitational – Dallas, Tx

——Corinne Rao – 3rd Place award Texas Ciruit

——Jason Shearin – 5th Place Top Teacher Award

*     Aug 2014 Heart of America – Kansas City, Mo

——Amanda Buchana – 3rd place Top Teacher Award

*     May 2014 Atlanta Open – Atlanta, GA

——2nd Place Top Studio Award

——Dancesport Series top student – Ron Allen, Russ Longely

——Top Bronze Student – Russ Longley

——Top Silver Student – Steve Riechlin

——Amanda Buchana – 2nd place top teacher

——Jason Shearin – 5th place top teacher

*     March 2014 Texas Challenge – Houston, TX

—–Top Studio Award

—–Dancesport series top students – Ron Allen, Corinne Rao

*     March 2014 Heritage Classic – Asheville, NC

—–Top Studio Award

—–Amanda Buchana – 3rd pl Top Teacher Award

—–Jason Shearin – 5th pl Top Teacher Award

—–Dancesport series top students – Ron Allen, Russ Longely, Patti Muxlow

—–Steve Riechlin – Top Amateur Male Silver Award

*     February 2014 Platinum Dancesport – Miami, Fl

—–Ron Allen – Top Amateur Male Bronze Award

—–Amanda Buchana – 10th pl. Top Teacher Award

*     January 2014 — Nashville Starz, Nashville, Tenn

—–Russ Longley – Top Amateur Male Bronze Award

*    September 2013 — Galaxy Dance Festival, Phx, AZ

—-Ron Allen – Top Amateur Male Bronze Award

—-Corrine Rao – Dancesport Top Student Award

—-Amanda Buchana – 10th pl. Top Teacher Award

—-Jason Shearin – 7th pl. Top Teacher Award

*    May 2013 — People’s Choice Dancesport, Phx, AZ

—Steve Reichlin – Top Amateur Male Silver Award

*    April 2013 — San Francisco Open

- Jason Shearin – 7th pl. Top Teacher Award

- Patti Muxlow – Dancesport Top Student Award

*    February 2013 –Platium Dancesport Classic, Miami, Fl

–Top Amateur Male Student Award – Ron Allen

–4th Place – Jason Shearin – Top Teacher Award

–5th Place – Amanda Buchana – Top Teacher Award

*    February 2012–Platium Dancesport Classic, Miami, Fl

–Top Amateur Male Student Award – Ron Allen

–6th Place – Amanda Buchana – Top Teacher Award

  • January 2010—Nashville Starz; Nashville, TN
    • Amateur Student Ron Allen With Amanda Buchana – Top 10 Pro/Am 2009 Dancer’s Cup Tour Award
    • Amateur Student Rosemary With Jason Shearin – Top 10 Pro/Am – 2009 Dancer’s Cup Tour Award
  • March 2009—St. Louis Star Ball; St. Louis, MO
    • 1st Place—Top Studio Award
    • 1st Place-Jason Shearin -Top Teacher Award
  • January 2009—Nashville Starz; Nashville, TN
    • 1st Place—Top Out of State Studio Award
  • December 2008—Holiday Classic; Las Vegas, NV
    • Jason Shearin—9th Place 2008 Dancer’s Cup Top Teacher Award
    • Amateur Student Ron Allen with Amanda Buchana—Top 10 Pro/Am
    • Dancer’s Cup 2008 Award
  • October 2008—First Coast Classic; Jacksonville, FL
    • 3rd Place—Top Studio Award

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