Tarik started dancing in 2001 with Claudio Gómez, Claudia de Vries and Vanderlei. He was in the first show team from Dos Bailadores together with Willem. Since 2005, Tarik has been a member of the Brasazouk show team performing both Zouk and Samba in and outside of The Netherlands at different congresses and events. He also assists in the Samba (Pagode) lessons in Brasazouk. While he dances almost all Brazilian partner dances: (Lamba) Zouk, Samba Pagode, Samba de Gafiera, Forro and Bolero, Tarik’s biggest passion is Samba.