Philippe started dancing in 2001 and was twice vice champion of the French Boogie Woogie championships (categories N2 and N1). He learned and trained with passionate, professional dancers. His teachers include Ryan Francois and Jenny Thomas who are well-known international teachers from the U.K. Ryan is known for his work as a choreographer in the U.K. show SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE. He also choreographed and danced for various movies. Philippe comes from Toulouse, France. In 2013, he started teaching Swing dance in Vancouver.