Biography: Aljaž was born in Slovenia, and started dancing at just five years old. He has won 19 Slovenian championships, in both ballroom and Latin American, as well as the 10 dance competitions, and represented his country in international Latin and Ballroom dance championships. He danced on the Slovenian version of Strictly (named Dancing With the Stars) before joining the stage show Burn The Floor. Aljaž will join the ranks of the professional dancers on Strictly Come Dancing for the eleventh series.
Speciality: Ballroom and Latin American
Official Websites: Follow Aljaž on twitter @AljazSkorjanec



Strictly Come Dancing history

Series Celebrity Last week Position Last dance(s)
11 Abbey Clancy Final Winners Waltz, Show dance, Quickstep



upto and including Series 11

Dances   Score
Type Number   Highest LowestAverage
Ballroom7 403236.3
Latin5 392832.6
Speciality4 403638.3
Overall16 402835.6


Number of 10s: 22

Number of 40s: 2


*Statistics calculated on all dances in normal competition, i.e. excluding Christmas specials.