Jyväskylä - Teachers

All our teachers in Jyväskylä are very experienced Irish dancers and teachers.
They can be reached by email: inspiraljyvaskyla@gmail.com

Karoliina Hirvonen

Beginners / Primary / Intermediate / Prelim / Online classes

Karoliina started dancing when she was 8 years old, and her repertoire also includes ballet, jazz and contemporary dance. She has been Irish dancing for over 15 years. Karoliina’s teacher is Tereza Bernardová (TCRG).

Karoliina has a lot of competing and performing experience. She has travelled all over Europe competing with great success and has gathered valuable experience from major competitions as well, such as the All Scotland Championships and RCCEA Mainland Europe Championships. She also has the title of Mainland Europe Intermediate Trophy Champion 2017.

Karoliina is competing in Open Championship level and is representing inSpiral Dance Company Finland (CLRG). She also takes her Grade Exams (10/12 completed) and wants to be a TCRG in the future.
She has participated RCCEA’s Professional Development Seminar in Prague in May 2019, CLRG Online Teacher Training seminar in February 2022 and Riverdance Summer School in 2020 and 2021.

As a teacher Karoliina is very strict about technique and rhythm, but at the same time encourages her students to boldly try their wings and use their creativity. It is always wonderful to see the students succeed!