Name: Hannah Seppings-Canon
Pursuit: Latin Dancer
Hannah is a dedicated and talented Latin Dancer. Having recently won the National Championships and represented Australia in China at the World Latin Dancesports Championships, Hannah is now the top youth Latin dancer in Australia! Hannah dances full time and completes her school work through Distance Education. As well as national success, Hannah wants to launch her career on an international level. Having grown up with complete financial hardship Hannah says “Dancing is my life and my chosen career and I don’t want my financial disadvantage to prevent me from achieving my goals” Hannah aspires to be a World Champion and needs international experience, this grant will assist her with the expenses of elite training and travel.
When did you start?
I started dancing when I was nine years old
Career highlight or biggest achievement?
Representing Australia in China as a youth in 2009. In addition, winning The Australian Championships in Canberra.
What is your dream?
To become Top 6 in the World representing Australia.
Who or what have inspired you?
Who's your hero?
My Mum, for all the sacrifices she has made
Any other special talents?
I have a love for all the old musicals. My other talent is teaching people to dance.
Lady Gaga, Michael Jackson and Classical Music.
Stand By Me and The God Father Trilogy
Favourite TV Show?
Spaghetti and Chocolate
How the grant will help you/how will you use the money?
The grant will help with costumes and shoes also hotel accommodation when travelling interstate.
Last words: Quote or Motto you live by?
“Success depends on how you deal with failure” Oscar Wilde