The Latin Connection is a leading UK based dance company. Through its founder JimmySA, have been organizing events in Abu dhabi, Dubai and Uk for nearly a decade. They organize various events including Teesside Latin Dance Festival , awarded runner up Uk Special event. Jimmy SA teaches and performs (with the team) in regional and International festivals.
Jimmy founded Salsa Abu Dhabi in 2001, was Salsa Abu Dhabi’s lead instructor, introduced La Rueda to Abu Dhabi 2002, plus organized various events and festivals in Abu Dhabi and Dubai until 2005. He was awarded the National Award for promoting Salsa in Emirates – Dubai Salsa Cup 2005.
In UK, Jimmy started the Latin Connection, was lead instructor for Newcastle Uni Salsa Society, plus choreographed their student team shows for 3 years and lead instructor the Latin Connection. He organizes the popular Teesside Festivals and currently teaches and performs with the Latin Connection regionally, Nationally in UK major congresses and International congresses abroad in UK, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Malta, Cyprus, Tunis .
His passion and energy, strong technique, experience and easy explanation in classes have influenced and inspired many generations of new salseros and hs classes have always produced successful dancers, teachers and performers throughout the region and in various congresses he teaches in.
Most recently he was awarded Top Regional UK instructor. His aim is that people like and enjoy salsa and have loads of fun whatever their style or level.... Its not just about salsa he says, its the way we live life .. We love dancing and will do it every day if we can ! Catch him on the dance floor or in one of the parties around