Chris Bailey graduated from Samford University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He has a background in sports with emphasis in wrestling, baseball, and football. Along with playing sports, he has also coached wrestling, baseball, and volleyball. Chris has four open division world championships in the UCWDC. He competes with his wife Emily in the UCWDC Showcase Masters Division; where they are the current 2016 Showcase Masters World Champions. They have managed Bailey Dance Studio for almost seven years. Chris and Emily feel blessed in the fact that they get to travel across the United States sharing the love of dance with others.