Lacey Schwimmer is to partner Chaz Bono in the new season of hit ABC show Dancing With The Stars Reality TV Magazine report.

The 23-year-old ballroom dancer is no stranger to the competitive world of Dancing With The Stars as she has already competed in five previous seasons making her one of the most experienced contestants on the show, but that does not mean she has lost any enthusiasm as she tweeted " I'm so thrilled to let you know that my dance partner on Dancing with the Stars is Chaz Bono. He is such an amazing person! And so sweet!", also adding "He has been working so hard this past week! Such a beautiful person inside and out!"

The California native has been involved with dancing since a very early age with her father and sister also being professional dancers, at the age of 10 she won the US Open Swing Dance Competition later going on to win multiple national awards, as well as appearing in Dancing With The Stars she has took part in Fox's So You Think You Can Dance as well as dancing in Christina Aguilera's Candyman video. The Dancing With The Stars premiere is due to air September 19th.