Gumbo of Ballroom Weekend 2011
BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Dancers paired up at Crowne Plaza Sunday to wrap up the 2011 Gumbo of Ballroom weekend.
All weekend folks were trying to get through the Gumbo Dance Sport Championships, and Sunday the professionals were showing students how to do it.
This is one of the premier dance competitions in the nation with over three hundred dancers from twenty different states.
Lenar Whitney was one of this weekend's competitiors, and she said anyone of any age can do it.
"It is not as difficult as it looks, the music moves you, and the excitement of the dance and the people around you is really wonderful. " said Whitney