After having romantic affairs with Karina Smirnoff for several months, they got engaged on Maksim was spotted with Peta Murgatroyd.
Peta Murgatroyd is a beautiful lady and a professional dancer.
In 2003, he competed in the La Classique du Quebec and he came out as the Champion of this competition.
He was also named the Nevada Star Ball Champion in 2004.
He broke his leg in a skiing accident and he had to put a titanium rod in his leg.
Doctors ordered him not to dance for several years but he quickly recovered and began dancing after six months.
In the 3rd session, he joined Willa Ford and in the 4th session he performed with Laila Ali.In mid 1990s, he moved to United States with his parents, he also continued dancing there.During his mid teens, he and his father opened dance studio titled Rising Stars Dance Academy.He partnered with professional ice dancer Meryl Davis and the pair were announced the winner of this show on 20th of May 2014. Besides his performance on the American television series Dancing with the Stars, he is also known for his performance at the Ballroom with a Twist.He performed on multiple occasions in this tour in 2014.