Hitchin’s BX Dance sending 10 members to European championships

PUBLISHED: 07:01 27 June 2018 | UPDATED: 14:14 27 June 2018

BX dancers have qualified for European hip hop dance championships in Germany. Picture: DANNY LOO

BX dancers have qualified for European hip hop dance championships in Germany. Picture: DANNY LOO

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Ten members of a Hitchin dance school have won spots in the British team for the European championships.

The BX Dance team. Picture: BX DanceThe BX Dance team. Picture: BX Dance

The BX Dance students will be part of the International Dance Organisation’s Team GB at the hip-hop, break dance and electric boogie championships in Bremerhaven, Germany – which start tomorrow and go on until Sunday.

The dancers are Kaitlin Moore-Haines, Millie Warne, Rebecca Davies and Adam Rogers from Hitchin’s Priory School, Chephra Morgan, Tia Martin and Marli-Su Lamptey from Fearnhill in Letchworth, Bethan Reeve and Anya Turness from Hitchin Girls’ School, and college student Tyresse Hare.

BX Dance founder and principal Rebecca Alfano told the Comet: “I’m so proud of this talented group of young people. They have fought hard to win a place on Team GB and now have amazing opportunities overseas. We wish them all lots of luck.”

She added that this was BX Dance’s “most successful campaign yet”.

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