Spartan Mambo Fall 2016 Auditions Announced!


The date is set for our Fall 2016 auditions! Auditions this semester will be held on Saturday, September 10th at 10:30am in Multipurpose Room in the Event Center.

We are looking for both men and women to join us for the Fall 2016 & Spring 2017 semesters. We have a lot of exciting events planned this semester, including an intercollegiate event in November, a trip to Cuba in December, and a learning a routine we will be performing for the Golden State Warriors in March!

If you are interested in joining our team, you can find the full details on our Auditions page, and make sure to also RSVP on our Facebook event. Hope to see you there!

Spring 2016 Photoshoot

San Jose State Uiversity

Thanks to Neu’s Worthy Images for capturing some great photos of our team this semester! For even more photos of our team, follow us on Facebook and Instagram!

2016 Collegiate Salsa Open Photos

2016 Collegiate Salsa Open

Here are a few photos from our winning performance at the 2016 Collegiate Salsa Open, thanks to MSG Photography!

To see even more photos of our team, follow us on Facebook and Instagram!

2016 Collegiate Salsa Open Champions!

2016 Collegiate Salsa Open

Spartan Mambo competed at the 2nd annual Collegiate Salsa Open held in L.A. this past weekend, and we won the competition for the 2nd year in a row!

Spartan Mambo competed against top college salsa teams from USC, UCLB, and CSUN to win the title of college salsa champion, as well as $1,500 in prize money!

Thanks to everyone who has supported our team this semester to make this accomplishment possible!

Here is a video of our winning routine:

And a video of our performance team:

Spartan Mambo Awarded Club Sport Of The Year!

SJSU Club Sports Banquet 2016

Spartan Mambo was recognized as SJSU’s Club Sport of the Year at the first annual Club Sports Banquet held on Thursday! Thanks to everyone who voted for us and who have supported us this year!

One of our dancers, Pedro Llontop, was also recognized with the Club Sports Sportsmanship Award. Congratulations!

College Salsa Congress 2016 Results

College Salsa Congress 2016

Spartan Mambo just returned from the 9th Annual College Salsa Congress in LA this past weekend, and our team came in 2nd place in the competition!

The competition was super close this year, and we were just 1 point behind the winning team! The performance team also had a good show with a rendition of our 2014 competition piece, Salsa y Sabor!


Thanks to everyone who supported us and helped us reach this point! Wish us luck as we return to LA in 2 weeks to defend our title at the Collegiate Salsa Open!

Here is a video of our competition piece from the College Salsa Congress:

Spartan Mambo at 2016 SF Salsa Festival

SF Salsa Festival 2016 - Spartan Mambo

Spartan Mambo debuted our new routine at the 2016 SF Salsa Festival this weekend! We have been working hard all semester on this routine as we prepare for the College Salsa Congress and Collegiate Salsa Open, and it was exciting to debut our routine at this event! The routine is still in progress, but we will begin performing it locally soon!

This year, we were also given the opportunity to perform at the SF Salsa Festival as part of the Friday night show. Below is a video of our performance: