Artem Chigvintsev And Danelle Umstead Hit The Dancing With The Stars Ballroom

Good Morning America revealed Artems Celebrity Partner for Season 27 of Dancing With The Stars this morning (September 12th 2018) as Danelle Umstead the first ever Blind Contestant
Danelle is a Paralympian who competes in Alpine Skiing, Downhill, Slalom, Giant Slalom, Super-G, Super Combined she is B2, Visually Impaired.
Danelle competes along with her Husband Rob as her guide


Watch more of Artem and Danelle’s videos here

Pictured Danelle, Rob and her Guide Dog Aziza

For more information about Danelle, please head over to her website here 
Paralympic Experience
  • Three-time Paralympian (2010, 2014, 2018); Three-time medalist (3 bronze)
  • PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games, 6th (super-G), 8th (super combined, giant slalom)
  • Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, bronze (super combined), 4th (super-G, slalom), 5th (downhill)
  • Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games, bronze (downhill, super combined), 4th (super-G), 8th (giant slalom)

World Championship Experience

  • Most recent: 2017 โ€“ bronze (super-G), 4th (downhill), 7th (giant slalom), 8th (slalom)
  • Years of Participation: 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017
  • Medals: 4 (2 silver, 2 bronze)
  • Silver: 2015 (downhill, super-G)
  • Bronze: 2017 (super-G), 2015 (super combined)
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