Saturday, April 20, 2024

Strictly ballroom

Date:

Share post:

From Lady Gaga’s Bad Romance to Psy’s Gangnam Style remixes, dancers from as young as seven to those as old as 60 years took part in the first It’s Strictly Ballroom competition held Saturday at St Leonard’s Boys’ School.

The categories from Juvenile Beginners to Youth Advanced to the Master’s Beginners had over 67 couples from eight dance clubs across Barbados competing.

The Adult 10 dance was the showdown piece, with Mark Burgess and Madonna Gollop going up against Romario Bates and Tiffany Lynch, who performed ten dances in first and second half.

Bates and Lynch put down a powerful performance to take nine first places and a second to waltz off with the trophy over the experienced Burgess and Gollop, who received nine seconds and a first.

Here, Bates and Lynch in the second half of the Latin routine in which they did the samba, cha-cha, rumba, paso doble and jive. (NS)

Previous article
Next article

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

Flash Flood Warning in effect for northwestern districts

The Barbados Meteorological Services (BMS) has issued a Flash Flood Warning for the northern districts of Barbados, effective...

Dust haze advisory remains in effect for Barbados

The Barbados Meteorological Services (BMS) urges residents to be aware of an ongoing significant dust haze advisory. A...

Public cautioned against fake social media posts about President

Members of the public are being cautioned against participating in any schemes claiming to be in the name...

Netflix profits soar after password sharing crackdown

Netflix says its profits have soared in the first three months of this year, partly thanks to a...