The Team

Chrissie Stapleton:

Chrissie has been with us at Pritchards since the age of 5. She was one of the first people to walk through the doors at the studio and is still with us now. She has completed all her Allied Dance Association Medals in Ballroom & Latin as well as Hip Hop and Salsa exams. She also experienced dancing at a Juvenile competetive level.
From the age of 14, Chrissie has taught with us at the studio alongside Debi & Adrian, teaching Adults & Children on a social & competetive level. She also works behind the scenes doing admin/planning of events and shows.

Sharon Jones:

Sharon is our friendly face on a Saturday morning who runs the ‘keeping the mums happy’ side of things! She makes a yummy bacon sandwich and a cup of tea for you to enjoy whilst your children are in their classes!

Lynn Brookes:

Lynn assists in teaching the childrens classes on a Saturday morning.

 

AJ & Chloe:

AJ Pritchard is 20, Born on the 5th of November 1994 & Chloe Hewitt is 19, Born on the 27th July 1995. They have been dancing together now for 8 years, this has allowed them to excel as dancers in the competitive world reaching a level of excellence beyond their years.

AJ & Chloe, Junior Champions together & ended there Junior career as Number One International Ten Dancers.

 

Here are some of the Major Titles:

#The Reigning British Open Youth Latin Champions 2015

#The Reining European Youth Latin Champions 2015

#The Reigning British National Youth Latin Champions 2012, 2013 & 2014

A new record set: Hat Trick

#The United Kingdom Closed Youth Latin Champions 2012, 2013 & 2014

A new record set: Hat Trick

 

# The Reining Staffordshire Amateur Latin Champions 2014 & 2015

# The South of England Amateur Latin Champions 2014

# The City of Manchester Amateur Latin Champions 2014

#The British National Youth Ballroom Champions 2013

#The United Kingdom Closed Youth Ballroom Champions 2013

In the short time that they have been competing in The Youth Category, AJ & Chloe were;

The National League Youth Ballroom & Latin Champions,

—2012 to 2013 — 2013 to 2014 — 2014 to 2015

The National League Amateur Latin Champions, 2014 to 2015 —-  2015 to 2016

 

# The all England Open Amateur 10 Dance Champions 2013

#Lancashire & Cheshire Amateur Ballroom & Latin Champions 2013

#BDF, DPA Star Champions Youth, Ballroom & Latin 2012 & 2013

#Champions of Tomorrow Youth Ballroom & Latin winners 2011 & 2012

#The all England Youth Ballroom & Latin 2011 & 2012.

#Le Classique Award: Award for achievement in dance (An Oscar in the dance world).

#A Member of The British Team.

These years of achievement paved the way to a Media Competition: They were talent spotted by Britain’s Got Talent. Their first audition at the Lowri Centre, Manchester resulted in 4 yesses and they impressed all four judges so much they were transported the Live Shows with an audience of 13million viewers..

AJ & Chloe have danced in many countries representing Great Britain in World and European Championships: France. Italy. Norway. Finland. USA, Boston. Germany. Scotland. Wales.

We are honoured & proud to be sponsored by Pure Class (costumes) Ltd. Supadance London (shoes) Ltd.