Ralph Hunn is a professional Ballroom Dance Instructor and the owner of Affordable Dancing in Myrtle Beach, SC. He has successfully competed nationally,and regionally in the Professional & Pro/AM division both for Arthur Murray's ( 1976- 1983), and for Fred Astaire (2005- 2010). Ralph is professionally certified by both national franchises in American Style Smooth and Rhythm. He also teaches the DVIDA syllabus. He started his independent ballroom dance business, Affordable Dancing, so that he could bring Latin & Ballroom dancing and it's benefits to the broader population.
Ralph immigrated from Germany in 1972, and began teaching Ballroom Dancing in 1976 for the Arthur Murray's franchise in Myrtle Beach SC. Along with his professional dance instruction, Ralph is a US Coast Guard licensed captain and a licensed real estate agent. He has owned and managed a several businesses including a sign company specializing in graphic design and marketing, restaurants and night clubs, He is married to former TV news anchor Martha Hunn, now director of news and public affairs at Coastal Carolina University. They have a wonderful daughter, Brigitte.
Crystal has been with Affordable Dancing for over two years, before that she was trained at the Fred Astaire studio in Myrtle Beach. Crystal is a Horry County native, she is a graduate of Coastal Carolina University with a degree in political science. She is passionate about ballroom dancing, and photography.