Cristel Beijkirch was born on Feb 13th 1984 in Amsterdam. As a little girl Cristel practiced gymnastics on a high level. Growing up she and her sister were always performing in the living room and competing in many talent shows and beauty pageants such as miss Netherlands, fox kids, postcode record show etc. She started loving the stage at an early age.

Her love for the rhythm and the dance "Salsa" started in 2002. As a result of here passion in different dances such as Hip hop, ballet, Samba, Zouk and other Latin rhythms and dances she created her own style and became a diverse dancer.