Maks Chmerkovskiy

Maks Chmerkovskiy

Maksim Chmerkovskiy is a Latin Ballroom dance champion, choreographer, Broadway star and actor. Maks first appeared on Dancing with the Stars on the second season as a professional dancer. Maks was on the series for 14 seasons and won the Mirrorball Trophy in 2014 with Olympic ice dancer, Meryl Davis. He left the series after the win but has returned to act as a guest judge and from season 23, much to the fans delight, returned to the dance floor. Known for being passionate, opinionated and vocal, he is regarded as one of the most successful, loved and well-known cast members from DWTS.

Maks Chmerkovskiy
  • Maksimum Fitness #3 - Full Body Work Out

    A fun full-body fitness class that’ll make you feel fit & free to take on any challenge! Perfect for building muscle, sculpting, toning, and feeling your absolute best! Guaranteed to make you sweat and smile...It’s Maksimum fitness!

  • Maksimum Fitness #5 - RETRO EDITION

    Maks & Peta are back with a brand new full-body fitness class only this time we're transporting you back to simpler times! Work on your bunz 🍑, gunz 💪, and more with this hilariously energetic and upbeat class guaranteed to make working on your core anything but a chore! 😉

  • Maksimum Fitness #6 - Taylor & Maks

    Are you ready for another sweat-tastic class? 💪💦 Get fit and have fun doing it with Maks & Taylor's energizing fitness class. They'll be guiding you through a full body workout, cardio, abs, and booty exercises!
    All levels

  • Maksimum Vibes - "La Ventana" - Maks & Val - Level 3

    The boys are bringing the vacation to you! Open “La Ventana” (The Window), feel the ocean breeze, and get ready to shake, sweat, and smile with Maks & Val & this Latin American vibe! Level 3

  • Maks & Kiki - "Mi Swing Es Tropical" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    Maksimum Vibes (MV), an ode to Maks and Val (MV) and the vibes they create when they're on the dance floor together. These routines are all about blending styles, moves, and grooves to create a routine that elevates the energy and takes the vibes to max! Max and Kiki blend Samba & Salsa to bring ...

  • Maks & Val - "Over The Rainbow" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    Maksimum Vibes (MV), an ode to Maks and Val (MV) and the vibes they create when they're on the dance floor together. These routines are all about blending styles, moves, and grooves to create a routine that elevates the energy and takes the vibes to max! Maks and Val spice up the Cha Cha to the t...

  • Maks & Niels - 20 minute Upper Body Workout

    This targeted workout will help you work on your arm muscles at home with no weights! 💪Maks and Niels will take your through exercises designed to activate your triceps, shoulders, traps and neck. Let's get to it!
    All Levels!

  • Maksimum Fitness #4 - Full Body Work Out

    A fun full-body fitness class that’ll make you feel fit & free to take on any challenge! Perfect for building muscle, sculpting, toning, and feeling your absolute best! Guaranteed to make you sweat and smile...It’s Maksimum fitness!

  • Maks & Val - "You Gotta Man Up" - Maksimum Vibes - Level 2

    It's Maks! It's Val! It's Maksimum Vibes Jive & Swing edition! Oh you gotta man (or woman) up and conquer all your dancing fears with this soulful and sassy jive routine that's friendly for all levels! This song was used in the opening number of Quarantine Speakeasy show from the world premiere l...

  • Paso Doble Basics - "Marching" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The Paso Doble, which means "double step" in Spanish, has origins in Spain and France. One theory is that French "pas-redouble", a military march was part of the inspiration (especially for the marching steps) while the Spanish bullfight added the character of the shape and movement (especially w...

  • Samba Basics - "Batucadas" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The second of five International Latin DanceSport dances, Samba is an intoxicating dance rooted in the heart-pulsing rhythms of Brazil. It is an excellent dance to work on body isolation, musicality, and personality on the dance floor. Sometimes fast and frenetic, sometimes smooth and sultry, onc...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Lockstep" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...

  • Paso Doble Basics - "Appel" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The Paso Doble, which means "double step" in Spanish, has origins in Spain and France. One theory is that French "pas-redouble", a military march was part of the inspiration (especially for the marching steps) while the Spanish bullfight added the character of the shape and movement (especially w...

  • Paso Doble Basics - "Shaping" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The Paso Doble, which means "double step" in Spanish, has origins in Spain and France. One theory is that French "pas-redouble", a military march was part of the inspiration (especially for the marching steps) while the Spanish bullfight added the character of the shape and movement (especially w...

  • Rumba Basics - "Hip Action" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The international Rumba or ballroom Rumba is a romantic dance of Cuban origins. It has since evolved for the more competitive oriented International Style of DanceSport being slower than the original Rumba and having sharper leg action, where the dancers arrive on a straight knee. The dance is ch...

  • Rumba Basics - "The Settle" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The international Rumba or ballroom Rumba is a romantic dance of Cuban origins. It has since evolved for the more competitive oriented International Style of DanceSport being slower than the original Rumba and having sharper leg action, where the dancers arrive on a straight knee. The dance is ch...

  • Rumba Basics - Practice Routine w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The international Rumba or ballroom Rumba is a romantic dance of Cuban origins. It has since evolved for the more competitive oriented International Style of DanceSport being slower than the original Rumba and having sharper leg action, where the dancers arrive on a straight knee. The dance is ch...

  • Samba Basics - "Alternate Timing" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The second of five International Latin DanceSport dances, Samba is an intoxicating dance rooted in the heart-pulsing rhythms of Brazil. It is an excellent dance to work on body isolation, musicality, and personality on the dance floor. Sometimes fast and frenetic, sometimes smooth and sultry, onc...

  • Samba Basics - "Basic Timing" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The second of five International Latin DanceSport dances, Samba is an intoxicating dance rooted in the heart-pulsing rhythms of Brazil. It is an excellent dance to work on body isolation, musicality, and personality on the dance floor. Sometimes fast and frenetic, sometimes smooth and sultry, onc...

  • Samba Basics - "Bounce Action" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The second of five International Latin DanceSport dances, Samba is an intoxicating dance rooted in the heart-pulsing rhythms of Brazil. It is an excellent dance to work on body isolation, musicality, and personality on the dance floor. Sometimes fast and frenetic, sometimes smooth and sultry, onc...

  • Samba Basics - Practice Routine w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The second of five International Latin DanceSport dances, Samba is an intoxicating dance rooted in the heart-pulsing rhythms of Brazil. It is an excellent dance to work on body isolation, musicality, and personality on the dance floor. Sometimes fast and frenetic, sometimes smooth and sultry, onc...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Back Break" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Cuban Breaks" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...

  • Cha Cha Basics - "Forward Check" w/ Maks Chmerkovskiy

    The first dance performed in the International Latin DanceSport circuit, Cha Cha is a fun, flirtatious, dance that emphasizes fast footwork, playful hip action, and a strong internal sense of rhythm. Applicable to a wide variety of music styles, this iconic dance is a great way to get moving quic...