Terry started dancing at the age of 11 years in the Somerset town of Yeovil where he grew up. After medallist training he progressed to Open Competitions dancing in the Open Amateur and Championship grades.
He turned professional in 1979 and under the guidance of Martin Simonds achieved ISTD Fellowships in Ballroom, Latin American and Classical Sequence faculties.
After running a school in YeoviI he moved to Bournemouth in 1989 and built up and developed a busy thriving and successful studio with his partner Barbara.
Terry is proud to have recently passed his Ballroom and Classical Sequence examiners assessment and continues to enjoy teaching at all levels of dance from beginners to professionals