We met with Artem Plakhotnyi and Inna Berlizyeva in the lobby of the BIC. They won theProfessional Rising Star Ballroom at the UK Open 2012. Originally they come from Ukraine but now dance for USA. They are US Professional Ballroom bronze-medalists. See their profile page.
Artem and Inna told us how they met each other in a dance school in Kharkov when they were kids and how they ended up dancing together for USA. They run their own dance studio in Phoenix, Arizona, they teach, dance Pro/Am and compete in Professional circuit. They talked about the busy, even crazy work schedule and what they like to do in their spare time, if they have any. Read more in the interview.