Gavin Hounslow grew up and received his early training in Oklahoma City. In 2016, he began training at the Washington Ballet with Xiomara Reyes, Ranat Amaev, Kristina Windom, and Vladimir Djouloukhaze. There he performed in Septime Weber’s Nutcracker as The Prince and as a soloist in Mimmo Miccolis’s 49 and COPE. In 2018, Gavin began training with the Houston Ballet Academy with Claudio Munoz, Susan Bryant and Sally Rojas. There he performed in such pieces as Stanton Welch’s Gentlemen, Bruiser, and Blue with Houston Ballet II. Gavin joined Boulder Ballet in 2021.