Dancing has been a huge learning experience for me and the influence it has had on
my life, I will never forget. I've learned teamwork as well as leadership, and for countless
numbers of hours for 6 years I have spent my days devoting myself to practicing,
perfecting and an open-mind. To me, dance is more than just a beautiful art form. Dance
is a way to communicate with people and it should be respected and honored. I feel it is
beautiful, exciting and inspiring. I can never get bored with it because there is always
room to improve. There can always be more beats, higher jumps and better placement,
among other things. I am showing the world me, and who I am when I dance. Dancing is
power, a prayer, it gives a sense of life.
As a member of a competitive dance team, I understand the importance of
teamwork and leadership. I have come to realize that a team uses cooperative effort to
achieve a common goal. This often requires personal sacrifice. When dancing with other
people, one must respect the value of teamwork, not only amongst fellow dancers, but
with coaches and teachers as well. Each and every practice we worked collaboratively,
dedicated and devoted to our ambition. Our teacher would help us develop our abilities
with elite leadership. Likewise, leadership is necessary to ensure that a team's
accomplishments are not misguided, inadequate, or fruitless. I believe a dancer is
someone who is generally admired. They are looked upon as people who strive for
perfection. Anyone devoted to an athletic ambition works incredibly hard to maintain
their bodies so that they can perform to the best of their abilities. Friends and family look
up to me because I have worked so hard to be a better dancer. The balance between
teamwork and leadership is crucial to attaining proud success.
I have to take care of my body to be a dancer and...