Two time National Canadian American Smooth Champion
Canadian National 9 Dance Champion (Ballroom and Latin)
US National R.S. Champion
American Smooth World Finalist
US National 9 Dance Runner Up (Ballroom and Latin)
Irina Chalkevitch was born in Belarus in the family of professional ballroom dancers, former champions and superstar coaches Janna and Vladimir Chalkevitch. She learned ballroom dancing from the very early age, participated in many competitions and earned very high level awards.
At the age of 22 she moved to Canada, where she became Canadian National Dance Champion in Ballroom and Latin dances multiple times.
Later Irina moved to the United States, continued dancing and became the US Champion, Winner and Finalist getting important awards.
Now she lives in Poway, San Diego County of California, owns F.A.B. Ballroom and teaches dancing. Her parents also help her to give dance lessons and teach dancing. She loves her husband and their 3 dogs.