Jessica Correia, gymnast from Acro Clube da Maia, is going to join Cirque du Soleil to participate in the show VAREKAI.
She is going for a 20-day rehearsel period and general preparation in Montreal, Canada, gathering the troup in Northern Europe shows in the begining of September.
After 9 years of high level gymnastics training where she participated in 2 World Championships finals and having been Nº1 in World Ranking in Trios in 2016 (along with her teammates Susana Pinto and Joana Patrocínio), she we fullfiling her biggest dream and will be the first portuguese Acrobatic Gymnast to join Cirque du Soleil. Well done to her, to her coaches Lourenço França, Úrsula Martins and João Ferreira (all of them SALTO teachers) and her family and friends. Best luck to you JESSICA. We'll miss you!