Well, This Is an Absolutely Stunning Glimpse at Life as a Ballroom Dancer

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The biggest takeaway from this gorgeous video chronicling the road to ballroom brilliance? Even world champions sweat—a ton.


National and world champs Oskar Wojciechowski and Karolina Holody created this short film to, as they say on their Facebook page, "chronicle our journey to be the best. It captures the essence of what it's like to train on a daily basis and push ourselves both physically and mentally to strive for perfection on the dance floor."

And as far as I can judge, they're pretty darn near perfect. Pre-Monday Motivation = solved.

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