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
  • Cha Cha Basics - "Practice Routine" 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 - Practice Routine 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 - "The Box Step" 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...

  • Maksimum Full Body Fitness #7 - Maks & Taylor

    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 Full Body Fitness #7 Trailer

    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!

  • Peta & Sharna - 20 Min Booty Blaster

    The title says it all! This quick booty workout will have your buns feeling toasty! With special guest Sharna Burgess, Peta's booty blast is guaranteed to help you build muscle and tone your bum! You can do this workout on its own or pair it with one of our yoga classes or longer workouts to get ...