Leyanet started her adventure with dancing at the age of 5.
She took her first steps in a Conga dance group with which she won different competitions many times.
Throughout her childhood she had learned to dance with friends on the streets, parties, different competitions and shows.
As a 22 years old Leyanet danced in the Folklore dance company called "Ikache" for one year and took a lot of first places in different competitions.
After she joined the dance group "Ballet Folklorico Oriente" for 3 years and danced Afro-cuban, franco-haitianos dances and Popular Cuban dances.
Later she entered the dance group of Yanek Revilla “Sabor de calle (Sabor DKY)” and traveled with the group to Argentina and Denmark to perform and teach classes.
Leyanet is specialized in many cuban dances:
Salsa (casino), Rumba Guaguancó y Yambu, Danzon, Son,Conga, Mambo, Pilon, Mozambique, Cha cha cha, Aro-cuban: Orishas, Palo, Vodu, Gaga, masun, Merengue haitiano. Reggaeton, Kuduro and Afro-house.
At the age of 19 she joined the "Creacion Salsera" group and for 3 years she danced there Salsa, Danzon, Rueda de Casino, Rumba, afro-cuban and all the traditional cuban dances.
In 2011 the group took second place in the competition in Havana "Bailar es algo más".
At the Festival "La semana de la cultura" they won first place in the Rueda de Casino competition.
Leyanet continued winning her first prizes in the Salsa Partner competition at the university in Santiago de Cuba.
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