Kathy and Steve have been shagging since 1994 and competing in the Competitive Shag Associationsanctioned events since 1995. For many years, they have been valued members of the R & B Shag Club as well as the Upstate Shag Club. They are well known along the East Coast because they have competed, performed and instructed in workshops for numerous clubs from Chicago to Tampa as well as teaching shag worshops for Carnival Cruise Lines. Over the years, they have held offices in the Competitive Shaggers Association (CSA) and R & B Shag Club. Steve has been director of the ABA membership committee. Locally they teach dancing for the Spartanburg County Park and Recreation Department, the Dance Academy in Union SC, Spartanburg Community College, Spartanburg YMCA, and the Spartanburg Debutant Club. They frequently donate hours of teaching for various charities and fundraisers.