Karina first started dancing at the age of five, where she began in styles of Jazz, Hip Hop and Ballet. In 2014 she moved to The Macarthur Ballet and Dance Studio where she studied a variety of styles, focusing mainly on Jazz, Lyrical, Ballet and Hip Hop. After seeing how amazing contemporary was, Karina then began her contemporary training in 2015, where she began to really love and cherish every bit of it.
Karina has completed all her Royal Academy of Dance examinations up to Intermediate receiving distinctions throughout and is currently learning Grade 7.
Karina has competed in many performances and competitions for troupe and solo in 2015 throughout her years of dance. In 2014 Karina was awarded The Most Outstanding Dancer and Outstanding contribution to Troupe award in 2018 at The Macarthur Ballet and Dance Studio.