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This study examined whether salsa dance experience would have an effect on static and dynamic balance abilities after a spinning stimulus. Twenty young experienced salsa dancers (ED; 10 men, 29.6±3.8 yrs, 177.7±5.2 cm, 68.4±4.6 kg; 10 women, 27.9±4.7 yrs, 164.2±5.1 cm, 49.4±3.9 kg; 12-24 month experience), and 20 beginners (ND; 10 men, 28.2±3.3 yrs, 176.9±5.1 cm, 69.0±5.4 kg; 10 women, 26.6±2.3 yrs, 162.2±5.0 cm, 50.4±5.4 kg; <1 month experience) participated in two experimental sessions; static balance test (SBT) and dynamic balance test (DBT). During SBT, subjects were asked to rotate as fast as they could for 10 times followed by performing a single leg balance standing with eyes open. Two trials for clockwise and counter-clockwise spinning were performed and the time of spinning as well as standing were recorded. During DBT, subjects sat on a chair and were spined clockwise 10 rotations per 20 sec. followed by walking to a 10-min distance target. The time between standing up and touching target was recorded and the stride frequency was counted. During SBT, the average spinning time of two trials for ED and ND was 7.6±1.2 and 16.5±4.9 sec, respectively (p<0.05) while the average standing time was 23.7±7.6 and 6.0±5.2 sec, respectively (p<0.05). During DBT, the time of reaching for ED and ND was 6.1±2.4 and 11.3±2.8 sec, respectively (p<0.05), and step frequency was 12.9±3.0 and 20.8±4.9 steps, respectively (p<0.05). The Pearson correlation between the average standing time of two trials in SBT and the time of reaching in DBT was -0.416 (p<0.01). The experienced salsa dancer had a better static and dynamic balance abilities compared to the non-experienced dancers, and the two balance abilities were highly correlated.