Strictly Come Dancing release display spoilers observe.
Ellie Simmonds has defined the ‘unknown’ logistics of dancing with dwarfism on Strictly.
On Friday’s release display (September 23), the Paralympic swimmer discovered she will probably be paired with ultimate yr’s sixth-place professional Nikita Kuzmin.
Ellie has since spoken to Virtual Undercover agent and different media concerning the tactics competing at the display will open doorways for others.
“Me and Nikita had been announcing like, ‘how are we going to paintings it?’ And we are each within the unknown,” she stated.
“He is by no means danced with someone with dwarfism prior to, I have by no means ever danced prior to, so how is it gonna figure out? I believe like I have observed Rose [Ayling-Ellis] do it ultimate yr, JJ [Chalmers], Lauren [Steadman], Jonnie [Peacock], Will [Bayley]… there may be been such a lot of with disabilities. Illustration and to be a part of this is simply an enormous honour.
“Within the dwarfism group, I have had such a lot of other folks attaining out no longer simply in the United Kingdom right here however international being like, ‘wow, Ellie you might be doing this, you might be gonna assist us and constitute us’ and prefer, that is an enormous, massive honour. Sure swimming I used to be ready to do this however one thing like that is only a complete new ballgame.”
Ellie is not any stranger to laborious paintings and festival, having received two gold medals on the Beijing Paralympic Video games because the youngest member of the staff. She additionally received gold in London and Rio.
As discussed, her skilled spouse Nikita Kuzmin completed in 6th position ultimate collection when paired with influencer Tilly Ramsay.
Strictly Come Dancing continues on Saturday on BBC One and BBC iPlayer.