Yiri always knew that dance was his future. He started his career by taking dance lessons at the tender age of 7 in his native country, the Czech Republic, and has been dancing ever since. Yiri is a three-time winner of the International Latin Championship of Czech Republic and ranked 16 in the world. Yiri has over 28 years of experience as a competitve dancer and has studied the art of dancing in numerous countries around the world.
In 2004, Yiri came to United States to further his dance career by taking lessons with world class professional dance coaches. Yiri is the finalist of Professional Latin Championship in the United States. He recently participated in TV shows called “You Can Dance” and “A Dancing Dream”, which are the Vietnamese version of Dancing With the Stars. Yiri and his students placed in the finals for both seasons. Yiri also competed with his Pro-Am students, and won the open scholarship of all categories.
Yiri loves sharing his passion of dance with others. Currently, he offers dance lessons to students of all ages and all age groups. He is available for private dance lessons, group dance lessons, social dancing lessons, wedding dancing lessons, choreography for competitive ballroom dancing, and showcases.