Break Dance Teacher
Ash-Lee has been B-Boying (Break Dancing) for 7 years now and is a performer in two crews, Methods of Movement and Flava Squad UK.
Methods of Movement reached the final stages of Sky 1’s Got To Dance in 2012.They were then asked to come back again this year as part of the Super Crew to perform in one of the live semi-finals alongside Boadicea, Unity UK & Akai. Recently, Methods of Movement have become sponsored by Monster and are now promoting their products wherever they perform or teach.
Ash-Lee has performed and competed all over the world. In 2010 he represented the UK at the European IDO Hip-Hop Championships in Amsterdam where he came 5th out of competitors from 50 countries. One of Ash-Lee’s biggest performances also took place in 2010 when he performed alongside his crew Methods of Movement at the Karate Kid premiere in London for Jackie Chan, Jaden and Will Smith. Ash-Lee was also a special extra on the film Pirates of the Caribbean and working alongside the stuntmen in Strange Tides.
Ash-Lee teaches his own crew, Style Monkeys, who have competed and performed all over the country. This year they made it through to the Dome auditions for Got To Dance, where they received three gold stars.
Ash-Lee is a 2nd Degree Black Sash in Wing Chun Fu and has lived and trained in Hong Kong with Grand Master Yip Chun, the son of Yip Man, teacher of Bruce Lee. Ash-Lee is an instructor for the UK South Region’s Wing Chun Association. He also teaches Muay Thai at the Mungkorn Dam Muay Thai School in Southend-On Sea.