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Who is Ola Jordan?
Aleksandra “Ola” Jordan Grabowska is a professional British-Polish prominent ballroom dancer and model. As a professional, she appeared on the British TV show Strictly Come Dancing from 2006 to 2015. After winning a championship event in her native Poland, she moved to England and began a new partnership with James Jordan. She went on to become a judge on Dancing with the Stars: Taniec z gwiazdami in Poland in 2081.
How Old Is Ola Jordan?
She is 39 years old as of July 2022, having been born on September 30, 1982, in Nasielsk, Poland. Jordan shares her birthdate with celebrities such as; Maddie Ziegler, Chantel Jeffries, Ezra Miller, Trevi Moran, Max Verstappen, and many more.
Ola Jordan Family
Who are Ola Jordan’s Parents?
She was born to Dariusz Grabowska (Father) and Janina Grabowska (Mother).
Does Ola Jordan have Siblings?
She has a sister by the name of Monika Waclawska.
Ola Jordan Education
Information regarding where she received her high school/college education is not mentioned on the internet.
Ola Jordan Marital Status
She is married to the love of her life, James Jordan (born on April 13, 1978) an English ballroom dancer and choreographer. They married in 2003.
Ola Jordan Kids
She and her husband James, have a daughter by the name of Ella.
Ola Jordan Dancing Career
Since the age of 12, she has been dancing when her school advertised for a dance club. Before dancing with James Jordan, she had previously danced with John Lowicki in Poland. In 1999, she won Poland’s Open Championships and went on to take 12th place in the following year’s World Championships. The first recorded dance by her and James Jordan was as a partnership in the Dutch Open in 2000, though they did not turn professional until 2003. However, after missing completion, the couple withdrew for a while to teach Latin American dancing in Hong Kong though they turned professional again in 2005. The couple then in May 2006 came second in the Blackpool Professional Rising Stars Latin event whereas in November they came third in the British Championships for Professional Latin.
A Career in Strictly Come Dancing
In 2006, she first appeared on Strictly Come Dancing during the show’s fourth series, partnering with DJ Spoony. However, they were eliminated in the third round, a result that disappointed some of the audience. In series five, she danced with Scottish rugby player Kenny Logan while her husband James danced with Keny’s wife, TV presenter Gabby Logan. In the 9th week, Kenny was voted out of the show while Gabby Logan was voted out earlier in the fourth week.
Jordan was then knocked out of series 6 in week seven of the competition with her partner GMTV presenter Andrew Castle. From January to February 2009, she danced with Kenny Logan on the Strictly Come Dancing Tour and in series 7, she partnered with reporter Chris Hollins. The duo reached the finals where they beat rivals Ricky Whittle and Natalie Lowe to become the 2009 champions. Because of the win, their prize was a Strictly Come Dancing glitter ball. For this reason, Jordan and Hollins became affectionately known as “Team Cola” by viewers and on the show.
In the eighth season of the show, she partnered with magician Paul Daniels but was the second couple to be voted off. For Children in Need 2010, she partnered with Harry Judd from the band McFly for a one-ff Strictly special, dancing the Paso Doble. The couple went on to win by beating Rochelle Wiseman of The Saturdays and her partner Ian Waite. In the 9th series of the show, she was partnered with Robbie Savage (former Wales international footballer). However, on December 4, 2011, they were the ninth couple to be voted out. During the show’s 10th series in September 2012, Jordan was partnered with EastEnders actor Sid Owen. But in October 2012, they were eliminated on Halloween week. In September 2013 for the eleventh series, she competed with former Hollyoaks actor and singer Ashley Taylor Dawson And got as far as the 11th week before being voted out.
For the show’s 12th series in September 2014, she was partnered with a wildlife expert, presenter of the popular children’s show Deadly 60 and its spinoff, Steve Backshall. However, they were eliminated in week 9 (22/23 November 2014). She and Backshall appeared on BBC Rdio 1’s Innuendo Bingo on October 7, 2014. Strictly Come Dancing revealed on September 5, 2015, that Jordan would dance with sports commentator and Olympic medalist Iwan Thomas for the upcoming 13th series. On October 4, 2015, they were the first couple to leave the competition. Shortly after their elimination, Jordan announced this was to be her last series of Strictly Come Dancing as she would not be returning in the following series. Her last appearance was featured in a group dance for the Series 13 Final.
A Career in Other Television Appearances
She and James Jordan took part in a celebrity version of the television program. Total Wipeout which was broadcasted on December 26, 2009. In 2010, she and Strictly Come Dancing head judge Len Goodman appeared as a team in the BBC program Bargain Hunt for the benefit of the Children in Need appeal. That year also, she and James took part in the judging panel on the television show Dancing on Wheels, and they also appeared on All-Star Mr & Mrs in 2013, where they won the show.
In September 2015, she and James appeared on an episode of Through the Keyhole as celebrity homeowners. Jordan was announced in December 2014, as one of the celebrity competitions for the Channel 4 series The Jump. A television show which requires celebrities to compete in events such as skeleton, ski jumping, bobsled, slalom, and ski cross. While practicing for the series, she fell during a training run. For this reason, the injury forced her to withdraw from The Jump and prevented her from participating in the Series 12 finale of Strictly Come Dancing. The fall also caused her to suffer a torn ligament in her knee, an injury that required her to undergo injury.
In November 2016, she took part in the 16th series of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!. She was the third celebrity to leave the show. Polish broadcaster Polsat announced in February 2018, that she would replace Beata Tyszkiewicz as a judge on judge on Dancing with the Stars: Taniex z gwiazdami (Polish version of Strictly Come Dancing). She alongside her husband James appeared on the fourth series of Celebrity Coach Trip in 2019.
Ola Jordan Height and Measurements
Adding up to her well-curved and beautiful body. She stands at a height of 5ft 4inches (1.63m) and has a weight of 53kg (117lbs).
Ola Jordan’s Salary and Net Worth
Her salary is not mentioned on the internet but has a net worth of $6 million.