Teresa Jimenez

Stockholm | SWEDEN
teresa Kizomba

Teresa Jimenez, 24, born in Sweden with roots from Cuba, has a big family of musicians. At the age of five, she began a 14 year long music education in violin in a private school in Stockholm. This brought her a lot of experience to get on stage, compete, and most of all learn to evolve her own expression. With much influence from Latin American music that always was present in her life, salsa would be the thing that would start to change everything. From the year 2011 until today she's been taking dance lessons from international instructors in Sweden and around Europe. She's been teaching Salsa, Bachata and Kizomba at "Stockholm Salsa Dance" since 2013 in Sweden. Teresa started out her kizomba partnership with Kristofer Mencák 2014, together they won the Scandinavium Kizomba Championship and competed in the World championship of Kizomba, where the got 6th place. Along the journey of kizomba she became partner with Enah Lebon and have traveled the world teaching and performing during the year 2016 and 2017.