Michael Petr is a professional ballroom and latin dancer, choreographer and Pro/Am teacher.

He won 2017 Top Teacher Award at the World Pro/Am Championship,  2015-19 won record four consecutive years of CA Gold Rush Top Teacher award.

As a professional ballroom dancer he was Belgium Cup Standard Champion. Finalist of the European 10 Dance, Latin Showdance, Paris Open and World Mambo Championships. 

As a amateur he was Czech National, Baltic Cup and Canada -Kingston Cup Champion.

He has appeared numerous times on the TV and radio. He was professional dancer on the reality television series "StarDance2" (euro version of "Dancing with the Stars"). 

He also appeared on the US Dance TV Show"So You Think You Can Dance" in the United States.

His students won total of 5 World Pro/Am Championship titles and won Top student award in every major competition in USA.

His celebrity students included Jane Kozlowski (lead actress of Crocodile Dundee) Mommy D (M.Pacquio World boxing champion) Riker Lynch (DWTS celebrity, musician) Janet Elway (J.Elway Hall of Fame QB) Hugh Politzer (Nobel prize winner) and many others.