Sydney is an education student at the University of Lethbridge. Sydney was born and raised in Lethbridge, Alberta. She started her dance training at age four and has been competing since the age of seven. She has studied ADAPT and Al Gilbert Tap syllabus; and completed all RAD graded examinations with distinction. Her training has mostly been in Lethbridge but also includes numerous workshops and classes across western Canada and the United States. Sydney is an M1 and M2 certified acrobatic arts instructor and is excited to lead the acrobatic arts syllabus at VanDance starting in 2016. Along with her dance training Sydney is excited to share her love of fitness with the VanDance team and help show fitness can be fun and very rewarding for all dancers. Sydney’s performing credits include dancing with New West Theatre, Haptikos dance project, with local schools, at competitions across Western Canada and the United States, and of course year end shows. Sydney is enthusiastic about dance and fitness and loves sharing her passion with the VanDance team.