Lucy Yoo

Lucy is an award winning International Latin Dance Champion and competed professionally in American Smooth and Rhythm. She is a former rising star champion in Korea and has qualified for the World Salsa Championships. In addition to competing and instructing, Lucy performs ballroom dance shows with her professional partners and dance students. Lucy choreographs her own pieces as well as showcases done by her students.

Lucy is an Adjunct Professor at City College of San Francisco and teaches dance and physical education classes including Zumba and Yoga. She studied dance in college and earned a Master’s degree in Physical Education by completing a thesis on The Evolution of Ballroom Dance in the US. Lucy began dancing at an early age and prior to becoming involved in ballroom, she studied ballet, modern dance, and Korean traditional dance.