Carine & Rafael
Rafael and Carine were born in Fortaleza, Ceara, northeastern Brazil. Since their childhood, both of them had a great contact with...
the dance world, either at parties or family in the traditional dances of northeastern forró. At that time they learned to love what later would become the passion of their lives.
Rafael and Carine are distinguished by good technique and musicality, and above all, the harmony of their dances. Between 2008 and 2010 they won the Brazil Salsa Open twice, played the national championship at the World Salsa Congress in Brazil. Also in 2009 were finalists for the World Salsa Open. And on their very first appearance together, they won third place for the best choreography competition.
They have also won the fifth edition of the traditional championship Rey Castro, São Paulo. They are renowned teachers and choreographers since 2005 not only in Brazil, but also abroad. Among them are the World Salsa Congress in Brazil, Rio Salsa Congress, Puerto Rico Salsa Congress (Puerto Rico), Brasilia Salsa Congress, Salsa Congress weasel (Argentina), Sampa Samba Dance and Workshop by Jimmy Oliveira.