Olena Shvets-NIKISHKIN & Dmitry Nikishkin
Olena Shvets-Nikishkin and Dmitry Nikishkin met in 2011 and became dance partners, representing the USA. They got married in 2015.
Making the Finals of the United States National Championships in Professional Latin 2016
• Hollywood Dance Sport Professional Open Latin – 5th Place - 2015
• USA National Professional Rising Star Latin Vice-Champions – 2013
• Professional Latin North American Champions – 2012
• Blackpool American Rhythm Vice-Champions
• San Francisco Open American Rhythm Champions
• CanAm Dancesport Gala American Rhythm Champions
• International Grand Ball American Rhythm Vice-Champions
Olena was born in Ukraine in 1990 and started dancing when she was 5. She danced in Ukraine till she was 19, before moving to the United States, who she represents now.
Dmitry was born in the South of Russia, starting dance at the age of 5. He was a champion of his region and at the age of 21 moved to New York to improve his dance skills. In 2011 he met a wonderful girl (Olena) who became his dance partner and in 2015 his wife.
Olena dances in the Sophia and Dmirty wears the React.
You can find Olena on Facebook here and Dmitry here