PJ Turner is a respected West Coast Swing dancer around the country. He currently competes in the Classic Division with his professional partner Tashina Beckmann in swing worldwide. He has had a lot of success in Jack & Jill competitions, and Strictly Swing divisions, showcasing his incredible talents in leading.
Some of his most proud accomplishments of 2013 are: Placing top 5 in the Classic division at: Palm Springs, Summer Hummer, & Boogie by the Bay! Winning 1st place in the NASDE All-Star Jack & Jill tour at the US Open, winning 1st place Open Strictly Swing with Emeline Rochefueille. PJ also Co-Directed his 1st Swing Event: The Atlanta Swing Classic.
Some of the other proud accomplishments that PJ holds very dear to him is winning the Bob Priess Social Dancer Award at Swing Diego, & Winning the Social Dancer Award at Boogie by the Bay in San Fransisco, CA. This is a reflection of PJ’s genuine love for the dance, and how he enjoys dancing with dancers of ALL levels.