Ryan Wilson started dancing at the age of 5 and Olesia started at the age of 7. Ryan danced in the juvenile British Team in Blackpool back in 1999 and then joined the Junior British Team in 2002 against the world. Olesia did her first competition in her home country, Estonia, competing in Junior category. Olesia was a frequent winner of Latin Championships and represented Estonia at International competitions.Ryan represented Great Britain as number one couple at the Junior World Championships held at Moscow, Russia. Ryan teamed up with Olesia in 2003 and together they reached their highest result placing 4th in the Ballroom Junior World Championship held at Blackpool.
Ryan and Olesia competed in the 10 dance category, making UK National finals in both Latin and Ballroom. After a year of dancing together and frequently winning Ballroom Youth championships they went onto represent Great Britain as number one couple in Ballroom Youth World Championship held in Chisinau, Moldova.
Ryan and Olesia were very lucky to be trained by some most talented Latin and Ballroom teachers and Champions like Marcus & Karen Hilton, Christopher Hawkins, Joanne Bolton, John & Sniequole Wood, Robert& Barbara Grover, Warren and Kristi Boyce, Michael Stylianos and Lorna Lee, Lorraine Kuznik, Niel Drewer, Mary Richardson.
Ryan & Olesia made their decision to concentrate on Ballroom while moving onto Amateur field, and had a successful Amateur career featuring in semi-finals and finals in Ballroom Championships, reaching finals in US Open Championships in Miami. After 20 years of successful competitive career Ryan & Olesia decided to turn Professional and develop their own dance school “Dance Madness” based in their hometown Bournemouth.
They were regular finalists in National Ballroom Professional ranks in UK. Currently Ryan & Olesia are lecturing, demonstrating and teaching all over UK. They are privileged to be working with one of the UK’s top Dance Holidays company “Dance Breaks” providing tuition for their masterclasses across England.
Ryan and Olesia’s passion is to develop people’s talent and share their passion for dance with their students. Ryan and Olesia have coached for Bournemouth University Ballroom and Latin Dance Society as well as offer guest appearances for other Dance societies for Universities across the UK.
Ryan and Olesia have helped many “Rising stars” to achieve top scores at their Meal Examination results as well as gain success at the Medallist competitions and Open circuit competitions. Ryan and Olesia are available to perform their show routines from private functions to big events across the UK.