Kym Johnson

Kym Johnson



Birth Name

Kym Johnson


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Kym Johnson began dancing at the age of two. She began ballroom dancing at 15 years of age and in 1998, she and her partner, Tomas Atkocevicius placed second at the Australian Dance-sport Championships in the Open Amateur Modern Ballroom. They also were finalists as the U.K. Ballroom…more


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    • Kym: (on Australia's "Celebrity Survivor") I'm known obviously for Dancing With The Stars, which involves being in beautiful costumes and having my hair and make-up done. But then I just thought, 'I'm used to taking somebody out of their comfort zone and into my world' – as I did with three celebrities – so I thought it could be good to take myself out of my comfort zone and challenge myself.

    • Kym: (on Australia's "Celebrity Survivor") Everything I've done I've always had a dance partner – always. I've always had someone with me – even in my profession of ballroom dancing, you have a partner. So this is probably one of the first things I've done completely on my own.

    • Kym: The closest I've been to camping was in mum and dad's backyard when I was probably eight-years-old. I think I lasted an hour and went back inside.

    • Kym: (on appearing on Australia's "Celebrity Survivor") On the plane over I said to Wayne Gardner, 'I guess if we've got a tent we've just got to figure out how to put it up'. And he just laughed.