When she started this journey, her mission was simple - help any individual with a desire to achieve a healthier lifestyle and assist cheerleaders and dancers achieve performance excellence through skills enhancement, technique training and most all fitness training. Chika's experience as a fitness champion coupled with her fitness certifications in group and personal exercise training allows her to incorporate valuable insight into Danceletics International and resonates with her core belief of fitness first.

As a Hawk's dancer, she won Rookie of the Year and Veteran of the Year honors and was named as a Captain after only her second season on the team. She is ready to put all of her center court experience to work. Her passion is sharing her knowledge and expertise. Success and the daily process to perform at the highest level has provided Chika a knowledge base and understanding that she has incorporated into Danceletics International.

"I am an athlete. And just like athletes in all other sports, fitness and skills training has been invaluable in enhancing my ability, performance and confidence on and off the court." 

-Chika Takai