Catherine Lea

 
 

TCRG  REG WITH IDC DUBLIN, AIDA INC, AIDA NSW

 

Cathy commenced Irish Dance at 12 years of age, training with the Wollongong & Walton Irish Dance schools.  Catherine competed up to a National level, winning many prizes in both Solo & Team competition until her retirement from competition in 1994.  During this time Catherine danced at many festivals, weddings, sporting events, functions & events.  Catherine attained her Teaching qualifications in 1998 & in 1999 opened her own dance school, Ku-Ring-Gai Academy of Irish Dance on the Lower North Shore & Central Coast region where her students successfully competed at local, state National & World Championship level.  Catherine & her family relocated to Singapore for 3 years in late 2013 which saw the closure of her dance school.  Now living back in Sydney Catherine is enjoying teaching at CSOD.