Richard have been teaching & competing for more than 30 Years. He retired from professional competition in 1994 and opened Booth's Dancesport Ballroom in Denver, Colorado. He organize the Colorado Star Ball Dancesport Championships and with partner Tom Hicks, the Golden State Challenge. His status as National Adjudicators allow him to officiate at many dancesport competitions across North America including such prestigious events as The US Championships & The Ohio Star Ball. As President of the Professional Dancers Federation Richard has been instrumental in many rule changes to help dancesport professionals.
His Accomplishments Include: