FitSteps® is an energetic, up beat dance fitness class featuring all of your favourite strictly dances. It is designed to give real, measurable fitness results. It is suitable for all ages and abilities and you don’t need a partner. Created by Ex Strictly Come Dancing Professionals and Ballroom and Latin Champions Ian Waite and Natalie alongside Britain's most successful Swimmer Mark Foster. Now YOU can enjoy FitSteps® in the comfort of your own home with FitSteps® on Demand!
Born in Sydney, Natalie started dancing at the age of five and has been competing Nationally and Internationally for over 20 years. In 2004 she competed in the Australian show ‘Dancing with the Stars’, lifting the glitterball in 2006. Natalie was then head-hunted by ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ in the UK and has partnered Ricky Whittle, reaching the final, Michael Vaughan, Peter Jones and more recently David Dickinson and Greg Rutherford. Natalie recently left the Strictly dance floor but travels the UK and Ireland in sell out tours with her partner Ian Waite, and other Strictly Professionals and contestants on a regular basis.
Ian’s dancing career started at the age of ten and he has also competed Internationally winning the title of European Latin American Champion at the age of 17. Ian was a professional dancer on Strictly Come Dancing for many years but now is most known for his role on Strictly’s It Takes Two where he presents with Zoe Ball.
Mark burst onto the International swimming scene at the age of 16, representing England at the 1986 Commonwealth Games and has since become Britain’s most decorated Swimmer. Throughout his amazing career, Mark has won 47 International medals, competed in 5 Olympic Games, been 6 times World Champion and 11 times European Champion. In 2012 he stared in Strictly Come Dancing and this is where his passion for dance began.
The FitSteps® Team
All of our team members are highly qualified and experienced and you will learn a lot from them. They are all FitSteps® Instructors and have been teaching the program since launch. The mix of personalities will give you a great variety of FitSteps® classes to experience!