The Emerald Open Online Festival 2021

The competitive season for the new year began with the Emerald Open – Virtual Festival on the 21st of February.

Our students sent in video entries to both couples as well as solo Ballroom and Latin events across different age groups. It was a very successful set of results for team WPDA with all placing in the top of their respective categories.

Congratulations to all!

Nicole and Ava.
Results of the Under 12 solo category.
Nicole dancing the Foxtrot.
Gemma dancing the Samba.
Results of the Under 12 Couple category
Conor and Tina dancing the Jive.
Lauren and Ava.
Results of the Under 14 Solo category.
Sinead dancing the Cha Cha.
Ava dancing the Samba.
Lauren dancing the Quickstep.
Nicole and Lauren.
Results of the 16 – 34 Solo category.
Nicole at the workshops.

Those who placed in the top 3 of their events were invited to attend workshops by Nicola Nordin and Alex Ivanets, both accomplished coaches from the UK.

These sessions were conducted online via Zoom on the 27th of February and focused on the Latin dances.

Cha Cha workshop with Alex Ivanets.

Our students continue to train hard and we look forward to the next event of the season!   untitled