Ian is probably best known for his role as one of the professional dancers on The BBC's hit show Strictly Come Dancing. Having appeared in almost every series aired, competing in six of them, he has built up a following of dedicated fans and has become a highly respected and recognisable figure and personality in the world of dance.
Ian's dance career started at the age of ten when he accompanied his younger brother to Saturday dance lessons and was enticed onto the dance floor for the first time. It was clear to all that despite being in his school rugby and football teams, Ian was a born performer and dancer!
Ian has enjoyed an illustrious competitive career both as an amateur and as a professional, resulting in many wins, seconds and finalist placings.