Reed started training in gymnastics at the age of three. He competed professionally for the Canadian National Team for six years before joining Cirque du Soleil in 2004. He began with formation training for Cirque’s O production, specializing in Lyra and Russian swing. He then joined in the creation of Cirque’s The Beatles LOVE as an original cast member. He performed in the show at the Mirage in Las Vegas for ten years, specializing in Trampoline, Teeterboard, and Aerial Bungee. During that time, he also performed on a guest appearance act on America’s Got Talent and in James Cameron’s motion picture Worlds Away.