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Oliver Pineda is  the Founder and Director of world reknown Latin Motion Dance Academy, founded by Oliver Pineda & Natalie Zeller (formally Reis) in the year 2000.

As Australia's only 9 times World Salsa Champion, Oliver has won five of his World Salsa Titles with celebrity dance partner of 20 years & three times winner of "Dancing with the Stars" Luda Kroitor & continues to inspire by performing & winning championships till today.

Oliver is responsible for introducing Rueda in 1999 & Kizomba & Semba in 2007 to Sydney, was one of the instigators of linear style Salsa in the year 2000 & is now undoubtedly the pioneer of Mambo ‘On2’ in Australia.

Oliver was most recently featured in an article as one of the top 10 male Salsa dancers in the world & now directs Latin Motion alongside his wife Anastasia Drimousis.

As well as being a special guest performer on Channel 7's 'Dancing with the Stars' demonstrating Salsa, Oliver was also a choreographer for Channel 10's hit TV show "So You Think You Can Dance" & featured numerous times on the Morning Show with Kerrie Anne.

In 2018 Oliver launched his online Salsa classes 'Oliver Pineda Dance'. Now you can learn in your own home without having to travel to Australia to find him!

Why learn with Oliver Pineda Dance?

Oliver Pineda Dance offers a superior experience in online dance instruction. Take Oliver & Luda with you via your tablet onto the practice floor and watch your dancing soar!

Monthly subscription includes:

  • 500+ videos with more added each month;

  • You will find 8 DVDs from the 8 time World Salsa Champion, Oliver Pineda and Luda Kroitor, with each clip remastered for superb quality audio;

  • Topics include Salsa, Mambo, Bachata, Zouk and sought after topics such as musicality, dips, leading & following and much more;

  • One low price for complete site access;

  • Unlimited plays of all material;

  • Free practice music with and without counts;

  • All clips have high quality audio so you can hear the instruction on your phone while practising;

  • Gift voucher subscriptions are available. 

  • Cancel at any time.

The Dance Guru partnership with Oliver Pineda

The Dance Guru has partnered with a team of highly respected International Dance Teachers who have been on the social dance scene for a long time. The Dance Guru only recommends and partners with outstanding and well-respected teachers.

The Dance Guru is an affiliate partner of Oliver Pineda's online teaching programme. We believe in promoting only the best. We don't think you will be disappointed if you subscribe to Oliver's online programmes.

To find out more about Oliver's online dance classes click here for more details:


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