SANTA BARBARA SWING
AT THE CARRILLO RECREATION CENTER
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Come learn to swing dance from a world-renowned instructor with over 30 years experience teaching Lindy Hop & Balboa.
Sylvia Sykes has taught everything from beginner lessons to master classes to students all over the world. She travels to teach and judge at events over 40 weekends a year.
Sylvia is an inductee into the National Swing Dance Hall of Fame, as well as the California Swing Dance Hall of Fame. She is a U.S. Open champion, was the NASDE top point winner, two time California Balboa Champion, and has won many Strictly Swing and Jack & Jill dance contests in the U.S. in Lindy Hop, Balboa, and West Coast Swing. She was twice voted Swing Dance Teacher of the Year and is a four-time Feather Award winner as Best Female Lindy Dancer in the U.S.