GIANNI CALIANDRO AND ARIANNA ESPOSITO
Gianni Caliandro and Arianna Esposito have been dancing together from 2008 representing Italy. Gianni wears the 6692P shoe and Arianna wears Purity.Career Highlights
Becoming Professional ballroom RS 2017 ChampionsRecent Competitions
- Top 15 in Professional Ballroom - UK Open Championships 2022 England (Bournemouth)
- 1st Place in Open Professional Ballroom - Yuletide Ball 2021 USA (Rockville)
Gianni started his adventure with Ballroom dancing at 7 years old, switching between many dance partners. At the age of 15, he began to travel outside of his home country (Italy) and started competing internationally. In 2006 he achieved great results, being semi-finalist in all Under 21 Major competitions: Blackpool Dance Festival, German Open, International Championships. Arianna began to dance at the age of 5, starting with Ballet. After a few years she switched to Ballroom, dancing with her brother, they were a competition winning 10 Dance couple.
Gianni and Arianna first met in 2008 and they decided to compete together in the Amateur Ballroom division. They made the jump to Professional status in 2011 and have been competing at this level ever since!