Yuki Nishii and Azusa Haruna
Yuki Nishii and Azusa Haruna are Japanese and represent Japan. They have been dance partners since 2005 and regularly compete across the globe.
All Japan Championships - Semi-finalists.
• Japan Premier Cup – 3rd Place
• Japan International Dance Competition – 8th Place
Yuki is 35 years old and is from Mie, Japan. He started dancing at the age of 18 when his friend invited him to join his university's Latin dance team. During his 4 years at university he competed in and won many local and regional university competitions finally culminating in becoming the All Japan Latin university champion in 2003. After graduating Yuki continued to dance and in 2005 started dancing with Azusa Haruna.
Azusa is 33 years old and is from Tokushima, Japan. She began dancing at the age of 2 when she started classic Ballet. At the age of 15 she started to study Latin dance after being impressed by some dancers on a TV show. Azusa continued to study dance through her University years and won many local and regional university competitions, before becoming the all Japan Latin university champion in 2004. After graduating from university she began dancing with Yuki Nishi in 2005.
Yuki wears Response and Freed Latin Flex. Azusa wears a shoe made to her own specification.