Nick Harden started training in the circus with the Gamma Phi Circus at Illinois State University. After graduating with a degree in physical education he put his degree in a box and joined the circus. He now lives in Seattle with his wife and performance partner Wendy and their two young children. Together they have traveled the world with companies including Cirque Mechanics, Flynn Creek Circus, Venardos Circus, Zoppe Circus, and Acrobatic Conundrum. When not on stage or in the ring, he loves to teach and share his passion for the circus. He has taught with organizations including SANCA in Seattle, Circus Harmony in St. Louis, and Circus Smirkus in Vermont.