Darren Bennett born 14th February 1977 in Sheffield, England. Darren was always destined to dance, born into a dancing family with his parents both being dance champions.
Together with his twin brother Dale they both started dancing at the young age of 6 with classes and medals at their parents dance studio and he soon knew dance was the career he wanted to follow.
As a young competitive dancer Darren represented Great Britain at World and European Championships quickly rising through the ranks of Juvenile Under-12 and Junior Under-16 where he won the International Latin Championships.
Then onto Youth level Under-21 achieving Silver at the World Youth Championships.
Together with his partner they were also British Youth Champion and British team representative.
Darren also appeared on the original 'come Dancing' in the 90's! Darren also studied other styles of dance during that time including Jazz, Tap and Ballet.