Michaela Hinds – 6th Time World Champion Irish Dancer
The Ireland Canada Monument Society is honoured to include the name of Michaela Hinds for her contribution to Irish Dancing in Canada.
Michaela Marie Siegmund- Hinds was born in 1995 in Brampton Ontario. Growing up in her Irish family culture, she took up the love for Irish Dancing at age 3.
Michaela’s mother Catherine Hinds who was born in Belfast, Ireland was also a dancer herself.
Michaela has been Irish dancing for the past 18 years and has achieved more than another Canadian in Irish Dancing to date.
She is currently studying Kinesiology and Health Promotion at Sheridan College, Ontario, her hometown, which allows her to continue in her passion for Dancing.
In the future Michaela dreams of becoming a dance teacher following in the footsteps of Rose Fearon, who is one of her biggest role models.
Upon completion of her studies Michaela dreams of pursuing a career in kinesiology and rehabilitation that can be applied to Irish dancing. On her minimal spare time she enjoys being with her friends and family, as well as reading and exercising.
Presently she is an 11 time Canadian Champion, 8 time North American Champion, 5 time Great Britain Champion, 3 time All-Ireland Champion and a 6 time World Champion.