The Eastern United States Dancesport Championships is one of the longest running competitions in the United States having run for over 40 years. EUSDC is one of the three original Championship events organized by the United States Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance (USISTD)

In 2008, EUSDC moved from Cherry Hill, New Jersey to its current home of Boston, Massachusetts. Since then, it has become of one of the premier competitions in the country for Pro/Am, Amateur, and Professional competitors who attend the competition each year from across the country to compete for the prestigious title of Eastern United States Champions.

Meet The Organizer



Mark Nocera is a former North American Champion, United States Vice-Champion, and Semi-Finalist at the World 10 Dance Championships. Mark is a longstanding member of the ballroom dancing world having danced and taught for over 40 years. Originally from Rhode Island, he has called Boston home since opening his school, Studio 665, in Woburn in 1984. Mark is a World Class Adjudicator with the NDCA and WDC and is also an organizer of the Boca Ballroom Dancesport Competition held in Palm Beach, Florida in August. Mark is thrilled to be entering his 13th year as the organizer of EUSDC.

2019 Professional Winners!

Professional Smooth and Rhythm Champions

Pro Rhythm

Dmitry Nikishkin & Olena Shvets-Nikishkin

Pro Smooth

Ivan Sovetov & Valeria Mkrtchian

Pro Ballroom

Nazar Batih & Mariko Cantley

Pro Latin

Artur Tarnavskyy & Anastasia Danilova

Past Showcases

The Eastern United States Championships has hosted world class professional performers including: 

2018 - Sergiu & Dorota Rusu

2017 - Riccardo Cocchi and Yulia Zagoruychenko

2016 - Eugene Katsevman & Maria Manusova with Brooklyn Dancesport Club

2015 - Open to the World International Amateur Team Match

2014 - Arunas Bizokas & Katusha Demidova

2013 - Riccardo Cocchi & Yulia Zagoruychenko

2012 - Mirko Gozzoli & Edita Daniute

2011 - Maurizio Vescovo & Andra Vaidilaite

2010 - Domenico Soale & Gioia Ceresoli, John Gaylan & Alexandra Gutkovich

2009 - Mentor Sejdiu & Alla Profatilova, Max Kozhevnikov & Beata, and Eric Luna & Georgia Ambarian

2008 - Michael Malitowski & Joanna Leunis


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