Born in New York, NY to Mambo-dancing parents Sury has always had a passion for dancing. She started dancing mambo at a young age but found her true calling in Dancesport. Although primarily trained in International Latin, Standard and Smooth, she has experience in several other dances including salsa, hustle, bachata, merengue and west coast swing. As an amateur competitor she has been the winner of several Latin Championships. She has become well known on the dance floor for her technical precision and unique, charismatic style.