Highland Dancers Successful at Competition

| June 14, 2016
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Nancy Gibbons highland dance students were very successful at the Grande Prairie Highland Dance competition on June 11.

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Group photo of Mrs.Gibbons’ students at the annual dance recital, file photo by Brandi Camilleri

50 Highland Dance Medals earned by local dancers at the 30th Annual Grande Prairie Highland Games

Submitted by Nancy Gibbons

The following Fox Creek highland dancers were successful at the Grande Prairie Highland games on Saturday, June 11th:

Ellison Moan, Hadlee MacKay, Jayden Tyson, Quinn Perrault, Macey Moore, Brooklynn Taylor, Makayla McCarthy, Elora Spiess, Emma Carmichael, Lyla Bartlett, Rebecca Thompson, Chloe Coughlin, Isabella Thesen, Zoe Marinus, Taryn Matheson, Brooklynn MisKelly, Faith MacKay and Danai Hrycun.

The dancers achieved a total of 50 medals: 14 gold, 17 silver and 19 bronze.

Isabella Thesen won the section trophy plus the Dancer of the Day (a.m) trophy.

Quinn Perrault was awarded the Scholarship for the Most Promising Dancer of the Day.

Congratulations!!

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Isabella Thesen won the section trophy plus Dancer of the Day (a.m) trophy at the Grande Prairie Highland Dance competition on June 11th. Photo by Cory Marinus

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Quinn Perrault was awarded the Scholarship for the Most Promising Dancer of the Day at the Grande Prairie Highland Dance competition. Photo submitted.

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A special thank you to Cory Marinus for the photos of the dancing.

 

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