Mark & Olga Elsbury
Mark and Olga met and started dancing together on February 9th, 2002 and 2 weeks later they won their first competition in the Under 21 Ballroom National Selection Competition.
By November of that year they were The British National Under 21 Ballroom Champions and semi finalists in the British National Under 21 Latin Championship and in the same year they won The UK Closed 10 dance Championship.
In 2003 they won The International Under 21 Ballroom Championship. In 2004 they became The British Open Under 21 Ballroom Champions. Later that year they entered the Adult Division and became runners up in The British National Ballroom Championship, a title they held for 4 years until finally in 2009 they became The British National Champions.
In 2010 they won The UK Closed Ballroom Championship and The British National Ballroom Championship for the second time. Also in December of that year they made their first final in The World Championship.
2011 was also a fantastic year for them, they won The Closed UK Championships for the second time and later on in November became 3 times British National Ballroom Champions In Blackpool!!!!
In May 2012 they finally broke into the semi final of the Open British Championships(open to the world) and finished 11th in that competition and then in July 2012 won the UK Closed Championships for the 3rd time.
Oct : 12th – 15th 2018 (Fri – Mon)
Festival Weekend with Optional Ballroom Technique Tuition, Cabaret, Mark & Olga
Sherry reception * Dinner and B&B * Formal ball * Hosted by Paul & Carole with the renowned Eden Nights music collection * Use of the ballroom during the day for practice (sometimes time specified)
Optional BallroomTechnique Tuition plus a Cabaret,# DTWD121018
Nov : 23rd – 25th 2018 (Fri – Sun)
Pre-Xmas Winter Warmer Weekend with Opt Ballroom Technique Tuition, Cabaret, Mark & Olga
Sherry reception * Dinner and B&B * Formal ball * Hosted by Paul & Carole with the renowned Eden Nights music collection * Use of the ballroom during the day for practice (sometimes time specified) *
Optional 4 x 75mins Ballroom Technique Tuition plus a Cabaret with Mark & Olga# CAWD231118