Julia Pöschel comes from Karlsruhe, Germany. She gained her first dancing experiences during workshops at Stage School Hamburg. Together with her partner Oliver Chimbo she dedicated her free time to leading a Salsa group at the sports club Astoria Karlsruhe while graduating. Since 2009 they have been touring Germany and neighbouring countries for workshops and salsa performances.
In 2010, Julia attended the Sosacademy (Tropical Gem) for the period of half a year, extending her knowledge at one of the best Latin Dance Schools of the world. Since 2012 she has been learning Mambo intensively, including the Eddie Torres technique taught by Adolfo Indacochea and Tania Cannarsa.