Richard has been dancing since he was 7 years old and has been a professional dance teacher since 1998. With a long competitive background, Richard’s passion is training his pupils to dance with style and individuality. Whether it’s children or adults, Richard’s belief is that it’s not always about being the best, but being the best that you can be. Richard is a Fellow in the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing and is a member of the ISTD Ballroom Faculty.
FISTD, Senior Examiner
Raymond Miles founded the Miles School of Dancing and together with wife and dance partner Joyce Miles, have built their family's dancing legacy since 1981.
Although retired from a competitive career, Raymond still takes active part in the dancing development of his students at all levels as well as within the ISTD where he is a Senior Examiner.
Jenni has been a pupil at the school for many years and has won numerous ISTD Blackpool Finals trophies for both Latin and Ballroom dancing.
An amazing character, Jenni's experience and tuition style are greatly appreciated and she is a very popular member of the dance school with pupils.
Jenni also teaches FitSteps FAB (For All Bodies) a dance fitness class which is accessible to all but especially tailored for lower impact options and suitable for older dance addicts!
FitSteps and Pilates Instructor
Gemma has been competing as an amateur dancer for the past 12 years and is the proud winner of many ISTD and open circuit trophies. She is a qualified Pilates instructor and also teaches our fun FitSteps dance fitness classes with great enthusiasm. A beautiful dancer, she also regularly assists with ballroom and latin classes as well as looking after her and Richard's young son Oscar, a very enthusiastic 3 year old dancer!