Sharna May Burgess born 21 June  is an Australian ballroom dancer who is best known for being a professional partner and troupe member on the ABC series Dancing with the Stars. She is the winner of season 27 of Dancing with the Stars with her celebrity partner, Bobby Bones and a three time runner-up on the show. Growing up, she was involved in several sports and different styles of dance. At the age of five, she began training in ballet, jazz and gymnastics. When she turned eight, her study of ballroom began, and she went on to win many local and national titles. At age 15, she was chosen to represent Australia at the World Championships in both the Standard and Latin styles, and performed in the Summer Olympics Closing Ceremonies.
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Bonner Bolton , 29, and Sharna Burgess , 31, sparked romance rumors with their sizzling chemistry on Dancing with the Stars. Special thanks to redbull codigo baberosewithbubbles for keeping us hydrated! However, Sharna slammed these claims by taking to social media. He even visited her while she was on the road during the DWTS tour months ago. News about those sparks flying.
What do viewers need to know about this contestant? As IndyStar notes, James Hinchcliffe is an IndyCar Series driver who readily admits that dancing is very much outside of his comfort zone. James says that surviving that harrowing accident gave him a newfound confidence and he has decided to embrace opportunities as they present themselves. Could a romance brew between Sharna and James? As the New York Post notes, the two first met in high school in an acting class and they even attended his prom together.
When the pros were announced for the upcoming season of Dancing With The Stars , we were shocked to see reigning champ Sharna Burgess not on that list. Sharna was one of two long-running pros not on the list , including Artem Chigvintsev, who opened up about his unexpected departure from the show on The Bellas podcast. Speaking again to ET , Artem opened up about the situation and says that Sharna was even more shocked than he was not to be returning for the new season. But I also understand that there was so much controversy with Bobby [Bones] winning.