De Klerk, Fourie started taking dance lessons in 1988 at Ginger's Dance Club in Pretoria.
In 1991 he qualified as a dance teacher with honours at Dancewell Dance Studio's also in Pretoria. In 1997 he opened his own studio in Capital Park and also organised the Gauteng Social Dance Championships in 1997, where he became the 1997 Professional Gauteng American Rhythm (Latin) Champion and was a finalist in the American Smooth (Ballroom) category with his partner Jacki Salk.
In 1999 he moved to the Lowveld and started teaching dancing on a part-time basis in White River. In 2000 his studio participated in the SA Diamond star Championships and all his students received placings. He and his partner Suzette won the title of 2000 SA Diamond Star Ballroom-, Latin American & Showdance Champions. A title that was successfully defended in 2001. In 2011 five of his students were entered into the Gauteng Social Dance Championships and one couple won the Bronze Junior Ballroom and Latin sections.
The other four entered in the Pro-Am sections and all were finalists. In 2013 he was the trainer of the Bronze Teen Sections winner and last year his student Sanette Mattheus won the Bronze American Smooth Ballroom and American Rhythm Latin sections at the SADTA National Championships.
Dancetique Dance Studio is a member of SADTA's (SA Dance Teachers Association) & SADF's (SA Dance Foundation) social faculty.