Mirko was born in Italy and started dancing at the age of 7. Prior to dancing with Edita, Mirko danced with Alessia Betti, in a partnership that lasted 20 years, from 1989-2009. Together they were four-time undefeated World Professional Standard Champions from 2005 to 2008. Mirko began his third partnership in his entire dance career with Edita in November 2009.
Couple’s Career Highlights
Mirko and Edita were ranked second in the world for Professional Ballroom, and have been finalists in every major world competition since 2010, including the World Championships, the International Championships, the UK Open, Blackpool, and the European Championships.