Joel and Clara Marasigan

Archive View: September, 2015

Recipe for How to Become a Good Dancer
September 3rd, 2015

recipe-575434_640Have you ever wondered how some people get to be such good dancers and others do not? What makes the good ones so successful?


The Unbridled Spirit of the UBC Dance Club
March 13th, 2013

It was yet another fun-tastic event at the UBC Gala Ball this past weekend!!! You never really know what to expect, as the executives are always a brand-new group of kids every year, presented with this massive undertaking of putting on a full-on competition for the local DanceSport community. This year, the execs definitely did not disappoint. They showed everyone their unbridled spirit and enthusiasm towards dancing, that (as I know from experience) can only come out of being at the UBC Dance Club!


The 6 Most Common Rookie Mistakes in Competition
March 12th, 2010

Photos from UBC Gala BallWith the upcoming UBC Gala Ball this weekend, I thought I’d post some of the most common mistakes that I’ve observed from first-time competitors. If you are indeed a rookie competitor, please read!!!


The Olympic Athlete’s State of Mind
March 3rd, 2010

olympiclogoOne of my favourite things about the Olympic coverage was definitely the interviews that were conducted with the athletes, their coaches and families… The theme that keeps coming back over and over again through these interviews is how important an athlete’s state of mind is. Sure, hard work, of course, is a key ingredient to success. But it definitely isn’t all there is.


Interview with Simone & Annette – Part 2
February 1st, 2010

Photo courtesy of Ivo DimitrovAs you can see from this hard working and dedicated couple, success does not come easily. You have to be patient and focused; you have to work hard and be committed; and you have to have faith and believe strongly in what you are doing… All vital ingredients to get you to the top!