Felipe Telona Jr

Before dance, Felipe started as an athlete that lost his scholarship to an injury. A friend introduced him to the world of Ballroom dance and he found his PASSION.

He went to Utah where he learned all styles of dancing with a focus in Latin Ballroom. After 3 years he turned professional in a new style to him, American Rhythm. Three months after turning professional he became fifth in the U.S. as a finalist with his first professional partner.

Felipe then met Carolina, began to dance together and establish their illustrious career together. Felipe now travels the country lecturing, choreographing, performing as well as coaching professionals and students.

3-time United States Bronze Medalists, World Mambo, World Salsa Champions, and  United States Silver Medalists in the Professional American Rhythm division.
Assistant Choreographers on “So You Think You Can Dance”, Assistant choreographers for Celine Dion Music Video, 2008 World Tour Featured Dance Artists on America’s Ballroom Challenge Seen on PBS, Featured Performers for the Gracie Allen Awards, Featured Performers for the “dancers for Life Tribute” at the New York City Center on Broadway, Choreographers for an American Express Industrial Film.






This instructor is associated with the following syllabi:

DVIDA Bronze Bachata

DVIDA Silver Bachata

DVIDA Bronze Salsa

DVIDA Gold Salsa

DVIDA Silver Salsa


This instructor is associated with the following technique:

American Rhythm Mambo