Antonio was born in Iran and grew up in Sweden before he moved to California. He has studied various Martial arts for 28 years & Latin dance more than 20 years.He started dancing at age of 14 & started to learn several different Latin styles by the age of 20, including Argentine Tango, Flamenco, Salsa, Cha Cha, samba and more.Antonio has trained with some of the best worldwide Tango dance teachers- Felix Chaves, Michael Espinoza, Monica Orozco, Leonardo Barrionuevo & Miriam Larici. Antonio also has a passion for Japanese martial arts as well as Latin dance. He practices both everyday.