[dropcap1]A[/dropcap1]nissa discovered early on her passion for circus arts. Her father, who himself worked as a circus artist, guided her towards this form of art even before she could really walk. Years later, she began training with a team in artistic gymnastics.
Before visiting the Berlin state school for circus arts and ballet (Staatliche Artistenschule Berlin) at the age of 14, she joined a sports school in Bremen, focusing on rhythmic sports-gymnastics. In 2009, Anissa and her team became German champions. In 2010 she started the quinquennial education as a circus artist in the Staatliche Artistenschule Berlin.
Anissa graduated in 2015 at the aforementioned school with a focus in handstand.