Karen Hauer joined Strictly Come Dancing as a professional dancer in 2012. She came from New York and was introduced to the world of BBC showbiz and has never looked back!

During her seasons on the BBC show, Karen’s been partnered with celebrities including Nicky Byrne, Mark Wright, Dave Myers and Jeremy Vine. In 2021, Karen was paired with actor Greg Wise for Strictly series 19.

While Karen’s dance career has clearly gone from strength to strength, fans of the show may wonder what her love life is like. So, let’s find out more about Karen Hauer’s boyfriend in 2021.

jordan jones williams
Photo by Keith Mayhew/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

Karen Hauer and Kevin Clifton

When Karen first joined Strictly Come Dancing, she was known as Karen Clifton as she was married to fellow Strictly pro Kevin.

The couple got engaged at the end of a Burn The Floor performance at Shaftesbury Theatre in 2013.

Kevin and Karen were married from 2015 until 2018. Kevin moved on with his Strictly partner Stacey Dooley while Karen later moved on with her former boyfriend and opera singer David Webb.

  • Read More: Is Strictly Come Dancing’s Rose Ayling-Ellis deaf?

Who is Jordan Jones Williams?

On October 17th, 2021, Karen took to Instagram Stories to share a loved up snap of herself and her boyfriend, Jordan, who can be found on Instagram under the handle @JordanJonesWilliams.

Karen tagged her partner in the selfie snap and has also tagged him in many more photos on her IG grid.

Jordan is a personal trainer who goes by the name of ‘The Naked Trainer’ and judging by his Instagram page, he and Karen are very serious about each other.

In October 2021, Jordan shared throwback photos of both him and Karen as babies.

jordan jones williams
Screenshot: Karen Hauer Instagram Story

Strictly Come Dancing 2021 | Trailer | BBC

Strictly Come Dancing 2021 | Trailer | BBC

Jordan and Karen’s relationship explored

Taking a look at both Jordan and Karen’s Instagram pages, the couple has been together for over four months.

Karen posted photos of the pair working out back in July 2021, however, they may well have been together long before this.

Clearly, the couple is very loved up in 2021, judging by their Instagram pages. By the looks of things, they both have a strong passion for fitness.

Jordan, who has spent some time living in Australia, has an IG following of around 6.8k and writes in his bio that he is a “Pretend home chef” an “Extremely slow walker”, a “Silly SUP boarder” and an “Unaware fitness guru“.

  • See Also: Get to know Strictly’s Tilly Ramsay, uni, age and Instagram



Have something to tell us about this article?
Let us know
Helen Williams
Helen Williams

After studying for her BA in Journalism at Solent University, Helen went straight into writing for GRV Media as years of binge-watching the Real Housewives of Atlanta finally started to pay off. Helen has been with the company for over three years, writing about reality TV and specialising in USA and UK content. Outside of work you’ll find her rustling up Nigella’s latest recipes, or at the beach walking her dog.

More in BBC