Lynne Lang

Personal Details

 

Birthday: 19th August

 

Lives: Renfrew

 

Years on Squad: First year

 

Occupation: Baker

 

Height: 5' 3"

 

Eye Colour: Brown

 

Hair Colour: Brown

 

Nickname: Linda

 

Star Sign: Leo

 

Questions & Answers

 

Been dancing since: danced for fun when I was little then joined a competitive cheerleading squad when I was 10!

 

Dance experience: I’ve been a competitive cheerleader since 2004, However I had almost 4 years out (not by choice)! I’ve competed in the US and performed at the Commonwealth games! Got my HNC Dance qualification grade A, lyrical, jazz and ballet training.

 

Favourite style of dance: I’d say I’m a classic pom dancer! Do love a bit of lyrical and commercial as well!

 

What advice would you give to aspiring dancers? Don’t hold back! The more uncomfortable you feel, the more uncomfortable it probably looks so just go for it and don’t worry about others watching! Give it all you got and have fun.

 

Best advice ever given to me: “stop apologising for being good” if I’m totally honest I never understood what that meant until now!

 

What is your earliest childhood memory? The only thing I can remember is gripping on to my gran's leg not wanting her to leave me at nursery ..

 

What I do to keep fit: I train twice a week with the Rockettes and dance at a commercial class in town. I condtion/workout in my bedroom and try to hit the gym when I’m not working! I’m forever prancing about my house also.

 

Three words that describe me are: Caring, unique and a little dolly!

 

How would friends sum you up in one sentence? I’m very caring and thoughtful, but also a walking disaster.

 

I'm happiest when: I’m dancing or playing around with my two nieces!

 

My claim to fame is: Don’t really have anything exciting other than dancing on tv at the Commonwealth games and dancing at a football cup final.

 

My most unusual job: I’ve only had 2 jobs but people always give me a funny look when I say I’m a baker!

 

If I had a different job I'd be: I would love to be a vet but the thought of putting animals down breaks my heart.

 

My hobbies are: Dancing of course and I love to draw, never really have the time or patience to draw anymore though!

 

Pets: I have two big dogs, Damian and Shumba.

 

Most people don't know this about me: Done a 10,000ft sky dive for charity.

 

What would your Gladiator name be? Thunder

 

I've never been able to: raise one eyebrow, still frustrates me.

 

Things that really annoy me: people tapping their fingers or shaking their legs!

 

Favourite food: chicken, chicken, chicken, anything chicken. Or pasta.

 

Favourite movie: has to be Dirty Dancing! Lion king is a very close second.

 

What song will definitely get you up on the dance floor? I love a bit of the oldies pop.

 

What CD do you have in your car stereo at the moment? I don’t actually have a CD in my stereo!

 

What was your favourite TV show as a child? Rugrats

 

If you could have a walk on part in any TV show, what would it be? Hollyoaks, always drama and excitement happening!

 

What is your feel good DVD that is guaranteed to cheer you up? Parent trap.

 

What would be your ideal weekend? It’s very rare to have a weekend off work so I’d love to stay chilled in bed without having to get up for work!

 

Favourite location in Scotland: Loch Lomond. Reminds me of when we used to go camping.

 

Favourite quote: The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

 

Favourite colour: purple.

 

Favourite flower: daisy, they’re cute.

 

Favourite perfume: Cacharel Amor Amor

 

Favourite colour of nail polish: I like most matt colours!

 

Favourite sport: cheerleading of course.

 

Favourite chocolate bar: Twirl or snickers depending what mood I’m in.

 

Favourite cake: can’t go wrong with birthday cake.

 

Is a Jaffa Cake a cake or a biscuit? Cake! Definitely a cake! Being a baker and all, its sponge based.

 

Favourite pizza topping: I don’t actually like pizza at all! I’m weird I know!

 

What’s your signature dish? Apparently make a pretty decent lasagne or mac and cheese.

 

What would your last meal be? Fajitas, simple but never disappoints!

 

Favourite cartoon character: Eeyore.

 

Favourite Super Hero: Spiderman.

 

What is your favourite word? Numpty

 

How would you spend £1million? Buy myself a nice little house, new car and of course share some with my family. A nice holiday wouldn’t go a miss either!

 

If you were to be Prime Minister for the day, what law would you pass? People working the same job and skills should get the same pay! Some people are working for pennies!

 

If you met God, what would you ask him? Why is there so much cruelty in the world.

 

If aliens landed, what would you show them or teach them first? I’d be off before they got close enough to show them anything!

 

What or who do you think you were in a previous life? Goldfish, I’m very forgetful.

 

What do you think the Meaning of Life might be? I’ve yet to figure that out.

 

If you could time travel to the past and the future; where would you visit and why? I wouldn’t travel into the future, I wouldn’t like to know what’s going to happen. Live each day as it comes.

 

If you could have a super-power for a day what would it be and how would you spend your day? I’d love to be able to read peoples mind and see what they are really thinking.

 

If you looked in the trunk of my car you would find? A whole load of shopping bags organised into each supermarket! Little bit of OCD kicking in there.

 

What ringtone do you have on your mobile phone at the moment? Don’t have a ringtone, just vibration.

 

What's your 'handbag essentials'? money, perfume and earphones.

 

How many pairs of shoes do you own? Too many!

 

Heels or trainers? Trainers definitely.

 

Favourite outfit: Can I say my pj’s?

 

You are stranded on a desert island; you can only take 3 items, what would they be and why? If I could take a boat then I would so I could leave again .. if not then I’d take my niece and music, we would have a great time!

 

Best beauty tip: find a foundation shade that matches your skin tone.

 

Hottest new fashion tip: red,  just wear anything red/maroon.

 

Biggest hair trauma: Caught my hair in the hair dryer while drying my hair and the hair-dryer went up in smokes ..

 

If you could re-style any celebrity; who would you choose, and how would you make them look better?

 

Worst male fashion mistake: jeans tighter than girls skinny jeans.

 

Worst chat-up line: most of them.

 

If your life was made into a movie what would it be called and who would play you? Not sure what it would be called but I’d get Miley Cyrus to play me.

 

Who would you want as your lead man in your movie? Enrique Iglesias. Crush for life.

 

If you had to appear in a musical on Broadway which one would it be? Chicago

 

The person/people I most admire are: My gran will always be the person I admire most and of course my mum, but also a very good friend who’s had a very tough year but never gave up!

 

What is the best gift you have ever received? I’m a bit of a cheese ball and not really a gift person, no gift beats life and love! Cheesy I know.

 

If your house was on fire, what objects would you save? I’d save our family photo albums, my phone with all my memories and do my dogs count?

 

What is your most cherished item? A ring from my gran.

 

If you were on the run and had to change your name to ANYTHING at all, what would you choose?

 

Who would your ideal car passengers be? I kind of like driving myself, I like my own company lol

 

What is the best thing about being a Rockettes Dancer? All the girls are so supportive both inside and outside of training! Couldn’t ask for a nicer group of girls.