Born in Riga (Latvia), Katrina Asfardi discovered her passion for dancing and gymnastics when she was 12 years old. Soon after, she joined various dance and gymnastic schools and studios. She even joined Aesthetic Group Gymnastics (AGG) national team. Meanwhile she began working as a podium dancer, and soon after graduating Riga Polish secondary school, Katrina went to study Contemporary dance at the Latvian College of Culture. But for Katrina to improve herself was not enough, so at the same time she went to study choreography at the Latvian Music Academy to graduate as a professional dance teacher. Meanwhile she performed in various companies in Latvia and abroad.
In 2008 she discovered the circus world and fell in love with it. Katrina danced in the Riga circus ballet since she started there, but at the same time she started practicing various circus disciplines, and soon after began performing circus in Latvia and abroad. Since 2009 Katrina has worked with international circus artists, production companies, as she continues to improve her acts with new creative ideas! Nowadays Katrina resides in Switzerland and works all over the world! Since 2011 Katrina has been working with Canadian artist, Kai Leclerc, in their show called “The World Upside Down.”