Hollywood Dancesport Classic – October

The Hollywoood Dancesport Classic will be one of the premier ballroom dance events on the West Coast this year.  The dynamic partnership of our own Mary Murphy, world renowned ballroom dance coach Michael Chapman and Dancing with the Stars favorite Jonathan Roberts makes this dance competition one of the not-to-be-missed events of the season.

Let luxury and style surround you as you dance the night away with stars of the stage, screen and dance floor.  After the competiton, go star gazing on Rodeo drive and enjoy brunch al fresco under the warm California Sun.

Visit the competition website at for more information.

Holiday Dance Classic – Las Vegas  – December

Mary Murphy from Fox’s hit television show “So You Think You Can Dance” is proud to team up with Wendy Johnson and Sam Sodano to host the Holiday Dance Classic in sunny Las Vegas!  Join Champion Ballroom Academy’s staff of instructors as we show you that the best dance studio in Las Vegas isn’t in Las Vegas!

2017 Competition is from Dec. 5th through Dec 10th @ the Luxor Hotel!

For more information on the competition, check out


2013 Finalist – Most Innovative Product or Service

The San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce recognized Champion Ballroom Academy in its first year as a member of the Chamber for its innovative business idea of introducing the Hillcrest Fitness Lunch.  Our idea of adding dance and fitness to a busy business just minutes away from downtown made an impact with the Chamber’s select commitee.

2008 Top Studio – Yankee Classic

Our manager took a team of students to the Yankee Classic Dance Championships in 2008 and singlehandedly brought home the Top Small Studio Award.  Now here in San Diego, we are looking forward to great things on the west coast

2002 Top Studio – Southwest Regional Dance Championships

The Southwest region of the U.S. is home to some of the highest ranked ballroom dance instructors in the country.  We are proud that most of them either teach or coach at Champion Ballroom Academy.  Winning this coveted Top Studio Award for the region is proof of the hard work that Champion Ballroom Academy instructors do with their students and with their own competitve careers as well.

1999 Top Studio – Holiday Dance Classic

Las Vegas is the home for the Holiday Dance Classic and Champion made it a home away from home in 1999 taking the Top Studio Award showing that what happens in Vegas…. comes home to San Diego!