I recently had the chance to ask the amazing Ukrainian contortionist Elizaveta Chursina some questions about her life as a contortionist. She is an incredible contortionist who works incredibly hard and always strives to be the best performer she can be. She has a variety of different acts from Hola Hoops to Duo acrobatics to table contortion routine. She is one of the best contortionists ever and always has a smile on her face while performing.
How long have done contortion for?
I started to be engaged in contortion from 5 years old.
How did you start contortion?
I felt that I had a flexible back and decided to try contortion.
How often do you train and for how long?
I train five times a week for about three to four hours.
What is your favourite contortion move/trick?
My favorite contortion element is a triple fold.
What has been your best contortion experience?
I take part in various festivals and concerts. I like to perform.
What is your ultimate contortion goal/dream?
I want to continue to work in various circuses of the world. Travel. Share your experience. To give master classes.