Raliza Velichkova, or Rali as she is affectionately known, hails from Bulgaria. Trained in Pedagogy and Sports education, Rali effectively combined her education and experience to be an effective dance coach.
For 4 years, she served as part of the national coaching team for Latin and Standard Ballroom Dancing in Turkey. Throughout her career she has excelled as champion in the 10-Dance category in Latin and Standard Ballroom competitions.
Her participation and ranking in several prestigious competitions in the international arena such as the WDSF International Open Latin has earned her much credit as the revered international adjudicator and dance coach that she is today.