With DanceWeb’s dancers placing so well at the IDO Hip Hop Break Dance Electric Boogie World Championships 2011, the Sandton Chronicle did a piece on the team. Check it out below (click to view full size) or download the PDF!
With the IDO Hip Hop Break Dance Electric Boogie World Championships 2011 recently concluded, we thought we’d give you an update on how the South African dancers (many of whom are from DanceWeb) fared.
South African dancers competed against 37 countries in the World Championships and and are currently ranked 1st in the Street Dance World Championships, ahead of 2nd place finishers Russia and 3rd place Slovenia!
SA dancers brought home:
6 gold medals
6 silver medals
2 bronze medals
You can view the full results on the IDO webpage.
1x Gold- Adult 2 formation team Full Circle – Gauteng – coach Craig Bullock (DanceWeb)
1x Silver – Hip-Notic Adult 2 small group – Gauteng – coach Craig Bullock (DanceWeb)
1x silver – Darim da Paxaio Solo – Gauteng coach Craig Bullock (DanceWeb)
1x Gold Medal – Blake Williams – Electric Boogie- Cape Town
1x Silver Medal- Blake Williams – Hip Hop Solo – Cape Town
1 x Bronze medal – Fusion 16 & over small group- Cape Town- Coach Ivy Meyer (OOA)
Pretoria – coach Eunice Marais ( Eunice Marais studios)
1x Gold Medal – Circle of Life production(all ages)
1x Gold Medal – Kryptonite Jnr – 16 & over
1x Gold Medal – Kryptonite Snr- 12-15
1x Gold Medal -12 -15 solo male
1x Silver Medal – Dirkie & Eugene 16 &over duo
1x silver Medal – 12-15 formation Romeo & Juliet
1x silver Medal -Gift & Them Electric Boogie – coach – Anette Manyande – Pretoria
1x Bronze – Graham Valentyn 12-15 solo male – Cape Town – coach Kim Cummings
Other placings SA took:
Jed Bullock – 7th place (out of 55) 11/u (DanceWeb)
Tumi Tladi – 4th place – 16 & over hip hop solo (DanceWeb)
Eugene Baloyi 5th place 16 & over – hip hop male solo
Darim da Paxaio 6th place-16 & over hip hop male solo (DanceWeb)
Paul Nqambule 7th place- 16 & over electric boogie (DanceWeb)
Jason Meyer 5th place – 16 & over electric boogie
Congratulations to all the dancers who took part and placed!
With their combined experience as artists, choreographers and event co-ordinators, DanceWeb can offer you the whole package! DanceWeb manages productions from conception to completion, including costumes, conceptualising, choreographing, and music production. We’re a young, vibrant company and have a track record of excellence. As such, you can expect young, vibrant, original, and exciting dance shows.
DanceWeb consists of dedicated dancers, assistant choreographers and a host of professional dancers who together, through passion and sheer determination, will provide you with new, fresh, innovative shows of an international standard that are guaranteed to exceed your expectations!
Danceweb are experts in arranging :
- Corporate dance events.
- Birthday parties for all ages.
- Wedding dances.
In January 2001, respected performers Craig and Mandy Bullock started their own dance studio in Bryanston, Johannesburg. They named it DanceWeb, and in 2003 they moved to Parkmore in Sandton, where DanceWeb has been since.
From humble beginnings as a dance studio, under Craig and Mandy’s leadership DanceWeb has become a highly sought-after dance academy boasting an impressive company of dancers and world-class choreographers who’ve participated in top-rated reality television shows, corporate functions and prestigious world dance competitions.