The wording in full is "Professional-Amateur" and refers to a couple formed by a Professional (man or woman) who dances with his student (woman or man). There are different forms of activities that can be carried out in this condition, just like for a normal couple: private lessons, group lessons, training, dancing at school or showcases (exhibitions), competitions.

The divisions range from Latin American Dances (Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Jive and Paso Doble), Standard Dances (Slow Waltz, Tango, Quikstep, Foxtrot, Viennese Waltz) to American Rhythm (Cha Cha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero and Mambo), American Smooth (Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot and Viennese Waltz) and Argentine Tango Salon & Freestyle (Tango, Tango Vals, Milonga).

The most famous Pro-Am competition, known all over the world, is undoubtedly Dancing With the Stars. In that televition format, the Am are famous stars.

Next Events:

Odessa Dance Festiva Pro/Am - 09 November 2019, organizer: Victor Paliy

Italian Open FeInDa Pro/Am - 30-31 May 2020, organizer: Dance Promotion

Holiday Cup Pro/Am - 14 Septemner 2019, organize: Moscow Dance Alliance

Korea Open - 08 December 2019, Seoul, organize: Lee Ma Hoo

Best Of The Best - 25 December 2019, Hong Kong, organize: HKBDI

Russian Cup - 01 February 2020, Moscow, organize: Moscow Dance Alliance

Jurmala Dance Festival - 07-08 March 2020, Riga, organize: Jelena Samoilova

Parad Nadiy - 07-08 March 2020, Kiev, organize: Alona Fedorchuk

All Stars Champions - 17-18 April 2020, Ischia, organize: Jerry Abrate

Dance For Pink Candy - 24-26 July, Ontario, Canada, organize: Nikolay Smodlev