Frank Epperson

Frank  Epperson Frank Epperson is 46 years old, lives in Indianapolis, is single and has paraplegia as a result of spina bifida. With a disability, he has accomplished many goals and is very active in the community. He is a two time Paralympic sprinter in track who retired in 1994 with national records in the 100m, 200m, & 400m. He took up ballroom dancing in 1999 and his favorite dances are the Waltz and Triple-Time Swing. Frank performed in one International competition, where he won gold medals in Swing, Waltz, Tango, Rumba, and Meringue. In addition, he has designed outfits for his female dance partners. He is currently working on a Tango to perform on October 21, 2012 at the Indianapolis Hyatt Regency. Frank dances with Five Star Dance Studio and is at one of three different dance studios four days a week. His current instructor/partner with Five Star Studios is Leslie Gibson.