Pim van Grootel
He has been dancing in many different competitions and winning several of them like: The Benelux, Swiss, Swedish, European and many more..! In 2004 he stopped dancing for 2 years to have a break from the training but in 2006 he had his comeback and his breakthrough with winning the World Championships in his Division Open Intermediate Male. 2007 he has reached the highest level of Line Dancing called ‘ Megastar”. This wouldn’t be possible with the help from his coaches: Roy Verdonk, Raymond Sarlemijn and Tom Mickers.
Since then he has danced in the Line Dance Megastar Division, Pro-am with girls from all over the world and is coaching several teams and groups in country’s like: Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland, Czech Republic and Spain.
Pim also started to study dance in the year 2007 at the Fonty’s Dance Academy in Tilburg, The Netherlands and has learnt a lot of different dance styles, jazz, ballet, modern, hip hop. tap, afro, limon and graham.
The personable dancer has been very busy but his enthusiasm and thirst for life continues....!
Pim van Grootel has choreographed 89 dances, of which 78 have been co-choreographed. Their first published stepsheet on CopperKnob is Nonononono-notso from Feburary 2008, with their most recent stepsheet of Better Get Moving in May 2020.
32 Count 4 Wall Easy Intermediate Music: Get Ready - Rayelle
32 Count 4 Wall Improver Music: Ami Oh - African Connection
64 Count 2 Wall Improver Music: Amígo - Chef'Special
32 Count 4 Wall Intermediate - Funky Music: Get Up Offa That Thing - James Brown : (Album: Robot Soundtrack)
128 Count 1 Wall Phrased Advanced Music: Best Years of Our Lives - Baha Men
32 Count 2 Wall Novice - Funky Music: Mare - Black Eyed Peas
32 Count 2 Wall Newcomer Music: Thirty Days - The Tractors
32 Count 4 Wall Novice WCS Music: Playa - Brooke Valentine
48 Count 4 Wall Novice Music: Travelin' Band - Creedence Clearwater Revival
32 Count 2 Wall Newcomer - Funky Music: Rock Me Amadeus - Falco
48 Count 0 Wall Phrased Easy Intermediate Music: RITMO by The Black Eyed Peas
32 Count 4 Wall Advanced Night Club 2 Step (Smooth) Music: "In This Life" by Colin Raye or Westlife
64 Count 1 Wall Music: What Was I Thinkin' - Dierks Bentley
32 Count 2 Wall Music: Natural - Imagine Dragons
96 Count 1 Wall Novice Music: The Wiggle Song - New Wine
96 Count 1 Wall Improver fun dance Music: The Wiggle Song - New Wine
40 Count 4 Wall Easy Intermediate Music: Outlaw In 'Em - Waylon
32 Count 2 Wall Easy Intermediate Music: Outback by Moonshine Bandits
32 Count 4 Wall High Improver Music: Walk of Shame - Eight to the Bar : (Album: Calling All Ickeroos!)
40 Count 4 Wall Intermediate Music: Pieces - Matt Simons : (Album: Pieces)