Committee Member, BDF PRO
I was born in Durban, South Africa and started dancing at the age of 12. I moved to the Uk in 1990 to further my dance studies and was Open British Youth Latin Vice Champion in 1992. In 1994 I partnered with Matthew Cutler and the rest as they says history.
2 x Open British Amateur Latin Champion
Worlds, European, International, UK Open, British National and Closed UK Amateur Latin Champion as well as all Amateur Latin American titles worldwide.
Professional Latin American Finalist in all events 2000-2004
In 1999 I was the principle dancer of the original stage show, Burn the Floor.
2 x Carl Alan Award recepient for outstanding services to dance.
I have met Her Royal Highness, The Queen of England twice for services to dance.
I have taken part in 3 series of Strictly Come Dancing, the Strictly Live Tour & the original Come Dancing series. As well as various TV & Stage shows.
Since retiring, I have concentrated on my teaching career and it has become my passion to pass on my knowledge and love of dance to others.
I have been honoured with the privilege to adjudicate all major dance titles and I am very fortunate to be asked to teach and lecture all over the world.