If you are looking for an experienced, world-class ballroom dance teacher, you have come to the right place!
Gus Braun is a brilliant instructor who holds many professional dance designations and has an abundance of experience and expertise in International style ballroom dancing.
His training and understanding of body mechanics, correct footwork, movement, musicality, and dance technique are unparalleled. Any serious dance student who wishes to be a top dancer will not easily find an instructor with his qualifications, depth of knowledge and training.
Last, and most important, Goetz has an outstanding personality and not only teaches one to dance but makes it an extraordinarily fun. Gus began his career in 1972 as a Dance Teacher in Germany. He received his Master's Degree as a Dance Sport Trainer in 1974. In 1976, he was designated as an "A" Class Trainer by the German National Sport Association.
As an "A" Trainer of the German National Sport Association, Gus rigorously trained students ranging in age from 6 years to 80 years for competitive dancing. During his career in Germany, he trained 60 Champions and Vice Champions.
Building on his success, Gus opened four ballrooms in Germany for social dancing, competition training, and teacher training. From 1981 to 1994 he was also a certified Dance Therapist for the spine and joint injuries at the Recreations Clinic "Haus Niedersachsen", Bad Nenndorf in Germany.
In 1999, his son took over the schools in Germany so Gus could relocate to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
With a partner, he started the Sunshine Ballroom in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida where he taught International and American style ballroom dances and hosted frequent dance parties from 2001 until 2006.
In 2006, Gus moved to Kingsland, Georgia where he taught International Ballroom and Latin dances in private and group lessons.
Two years later, Gus moved to London, Ontario (Canada) where he teaches International Ballroom and Latin in both private and group settings.