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USA Dance Chapter 5047
P.O. Box 94766
Albuquerque, NM 87199
United States
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505-288-0313

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Photos » Swing into Summer competition June 2016

Swing into Summer competition June 2016

Swing into Summer swing contest 1

Judges Millie Leahy and Julio Santiesteban consult before the swing dancers take to the floor.



Swing into Summer swing contest 2

Paul Stepanaskie and Kathy Campbell were among the swing dance winners.



Swing into Summer contest 3

Diane Chan and Greg McIntosh show how this swing stuff is done.



Swing into Summer swing contest 4

Swing Shift, one of the longest-playing Albuquerque dance bands, provided live music for the swing dance competiton. Jack Cutshall (on sax) and Bruce Miller (trumpet) founded the band nearly 40 years ago. Bob Banks is on the keyboard.



Swing into Summer swing contest 5

Sue Thorson and Andy Nelson made a formidable partnership.



Swing into Summer swing contest 6

Judge Millie Leahy keeps a close eye on Dennis and DeAnn Rushing.



Swing into Summer swing contest 7

Paul Stepanaskie and Kathy Campbell (left) go toe-to-toe with Zinas Crooks and Everett Farr.



Swing into Summer swing contest 8

DeAnn and Dennish Rushing were among the winners of the swing dance contest.



Swing into Summer swing contest 9

Julie Weaver and Mike Sanchez are all smiles.



Swing into Summer swing contest 10

Lisa Mondy and Jim Schreiber were among the first-place finishers in the swing contest.



Swing into Summer swing contest 11

Esther Roybal plays peek-a-boo with dance partner Juanito Clemena.



Swing into Summer swing dance contest 12

Kathleen Sanchez found her favorite dance partner, and wasn't sharing.



Swing into Summer swing dance contest 13

They came, they conquered: These first-time visitors were among our first-place winners. We hope they come back for more!



Swing into Summer swing dance contest 14

Ruth Horowitz (left) give partner Rosie Harper a high-five.



Swing into Summer swing dance winners

These handsome people were the winners of our swing dance competition. The first-place winners in the various categories are kneeling in front.



Swing into Summer best costume winners

Josie Tennant (left) and Julie Weaver never thought their classic poodle skirts would someday help them win awards for best costumes!