Lindsay Arnold is an all-American girl who was born and raised on the stage in Provo, Utah. She began dancing at the age of four and has not stopped dancing since. She is the youngest pro dancer on Dancing with the Stars at age 19. She trained extensively in Utah with some of the countryís best teachers, including Shirley Ballas and Mark Ballas, a Dancing With The Stars veteran dancer. In fact, she represented Team Ballas in a Ballroom Battle a few seasons ago.
Lindsay is incredibly versatile, but her area of expertise is Latin dance. She was one of the finalists on the last season of ìSo You Think You Can Dance,” and she received constant praise from the judges for her versatility as a dancer and her endless star quality. She then continued to perform in the 30-city tour, in theaters all across the nation. She was partnered on her first season of Dancing with the Stars with the well-known boxer Victor Ortiz.
Her numerous awards include placing 1st place in both the United States Open Youth Latin Championships and the United States Open Junior Latin Championships, being a top 3 finalist at the World Junior Latin Team Match, a top 5 finalist at the World Cup Latin Junior Championships, and a top 5 finalist at the United States Junior National 10 dance Championships.
Arnold prides herself as being a positive role model for young children and teens and enjoys teaching classes to all ages.