Cameron Johnson

  • Entertainment; Health & Wellness; Other; Sports

  • New York, NY

Hailing from South Africa, Cameron Johnson started his dancing career at the tender age of 5, under the tutelage of his parents. Competitively, Cameron is the unbeaten South African International Standard Champion in the Junior, Amateur and Professional ranks from 1985–-1999. Cameron has represented South Africa at the World Championships in Germany, Denmark and Hungary from 1991-–1995. In 1996 Cameron represented South Africa in the Open Fleetwood Professional Championship in Blackpool, England and was placed 6th. Also in 1996, Cameron represented South Africa in the Open French Masters Professional Championship on the Isle of Reunion and was placed 3rd. In 2000, Cameron was invited to immigrate and teach in the USA, where he has since made his home in New York. In 2008, Cameron represented the USA at the World Pro/Am Championship in Buenos Aires, Argentina and was placed 1st. To date, Cameron is still active in the competitive Pro/Am arena where he teaches and moulds his students into the best dancers they can be. Since 1995, Cameron started studying to do his professional qualification exams and in 1996, achieved a Highly Commended pass rate as an Associate in International Standard through the South African National Council of Ballroom Dancing. In 1999, Cameron also achieved a Highly Commended pass rate as an Associate in International Latin and a Highly Commended pass rate as a Licentiate in International Standard through the United Kingdom Alliance in London, England.