MDA members win WDSF Open Youth Latin Dance competition in Luxembrourg.

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 10:00

On Sunday 21st September in the great dance-hall in Luxembourg, Gilbert- Lucas Bugeja and Kelly Chircop, members of Malta DanceSport Association, achieved first place when they competed in the WDSF WORLD OPEN YOUTH LATIN Category since they started dancing together in February 2014

Although only 14 years old Gilbert is achieving great results in competitions abroad. Together with young Kelly, also a strong partner, they also placed in the Finals of the Rising Stars Category, where they had strong competition as the competitors were all adults. Entering the Adult WDSF WORLD OPEN LATIN category they placed 19th from 50 couples.

Gilbert and Kelly are students of Chris Dance CENTRE in Mosta.

Their coach, Chris Zammit, MDA Sports Director and Adjudicator, said he was proud to coach this couple making a name for Malta at such a young age and they deserved such good placings because they train everyday. This couple are dedicated to Dance Sport and also go to participarte in Latin Competitions abroad. Their dance skills were appreciated during the Independence activities in Floriana where they gave a great Latin Show dance.

Lately Gilbert and Kelly won also the Dance Category in the Italian programm Una Stella Sta Nascendo. They came 1st from 384 contestants and 2nd overall from the Singers and Dance Category. Garrisson praised them highly and said he will follow their dance career. These 2 dancers go to training camps abroad where they can be coached also by International Professional coaches. Together with MOC, MDA is able to help a little financially in its athletes expences abroad.

 





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