Nikita Anufriiev aerial straps performer was born in Ukraine. He began learning gymnastics at 5 years of age and soon became a member of the young national team of Ukraine. His studies led to his qualification as a Master of Sports, Ukraine and he became a Bachelor of Physical Education after studying between 2010 – 2014 at Zaporizhzhya National University.
In 2012 he began his circus career with a unique combination of strength and flexibility which he demonstrates in his acts. His contracts have ranged from Circus Russoli in Belarusia, Swiss Christmas in Switzerland, Turkish Circus, Ukrainian Circus, Gala in Germany, Swiss Dream Circus in Malaysia, Oh La La in Switzerland and Les stars du Cabaret & Les stars du Cirque in France.
Aerial Straps Nikita Anufriiev
He has also appeared in Circolo in Germany, WEP in Turkey, Circus in Hungary, Palace Theatre in the USA, Fallsview Casino in Canada, Circus Roncalli, and, to date, Gala shows in the Ukraine.
As a Ukrainian national he speaks Ukrainian, Russian and English with skills ranging from aerial straps, high bars, aerial pole, handstand and contortion.
“My talent is unique combination of strength and flexibility which I demonstration in my acts. My acts can be adapted to the space, the music and the theme of the event.”