CAMILLA DALLERUP

Biography: Danish dancer Camilla attended her first dance class aged just two years old and while growing up, ballroom was her main discipline, but when it came to the time to choose which to specialise in, latin won out. Camilla danced with Brendan Cole between 1996 and 2004, turning professional in 2000 and winning international competitions including the Asia Pacific Latin American championship. Camilla has competed in the first six series of Strictly Come Dancing, but decided to leave the programme after winning the competition for the first time in the sixth series, dancing with Tom Chambers.
Speciality: Latin American
Height: 5' 9"
Professional Partner: Ian Waite
Favourite Dance: Rumba
Least Favourite Dance: Quickstep
Achievements:
  • Asia Pacific Latin American Champion
  • New Zealand Latin American Champion
  • World Open Latin Dance Semi-Finalist
  • International Open Latin Dance Semi-Finalist
  • British Open Latin Dance Semi-Finalist
  • Official Website: http://www.camilladallerup.com/
      Follow Camilla on twitter @CamillaDallerup

    strictly come dancing history

    Series Celebrity Last week Position Last dance(s)
    1 David Dickinson 3 7th Tango
    2 Roger Black 6 5th Rumba
    3 James Martin 9 4th Foxtrot; Rumba
    4 Ray Fearon 6 8th Samba
    5 Gethin Jones 11 3rd Paso doble; Argentine Tango
    6 Tom Chambers Final Winner Foxtrot; Salsa; Show dance

    Christmas Specials

    Camilla competed in three Christmas Specials, dancing with James Martin in 2005, Gethin Jones in 2007 and Tom Chambers in 2008.