Steve and Lynne Reed are both from Cardiff. Lynne has been dancing since she was 7 and eventually, after being married for three years, persuaded Steve to go to a beginners Latin and Ballroom class and they have not looked back since!! They have more than 30 years dancing experience.
As captains of the famous Ystrad Fawr Formation Team who were British Champions. Their team also represented Great Britain in the European and World Championships, as well as dancing in the televised Come Dancing series for several years.
As an Amateur couple, they danced for Wales in the World Championships in New Zealand, Belgium, Spain and Italy. On their retirement as a competitive couple – they were undefeated Welsh Open Latin American champions – and held this prestigious title for 5 consecutive years, as well as winning numerous championships throughout the U.K.
International Dance Teachers Association
After a long and competitive career they decided to turn professional and gained their I.D.T.A. qualifications in Ballroom and Latin American Dance and gained highly commended marks – over 90% in each dance. In 2009 Steve was elected as President of the Welsh Alliance of Professional Teachers of Dancing – a role which he is very proud to hold.