He was a Finalist in Blackpool England, generally recognized as the most prestigious competition in the world. To have danced in the top 6 at this competition is a dream for all competitors. He represented the United States in the World Championships placing in the final. He was a semifinalist in all major competitions all over the world. Giampiero was invited to perform, teach and lecture in Japan, China, Russia and all over Europe.
Giampiero came back out of retirement in the beginning of 2010. Together with his new dance partner Anna Mikhed they have achieved incredible results in a very short time, including:
5th Place at the Blackpool “British Open Championships”
1st Place at the Washington’s Capitol DanceSport Championships.
They are invited to perform and compete in Japan, followed by the World Championships in Ottowa, Canada.
Giampiero lives in New Jersey and Florida. When he comes to Florida, he teaches classes and lessons at Goldcoast Ballroom.