Four young Surrey dancers chosen to represent Canada at hip-hop worlds in Italy

Evan O’Dwyer, Siarra Robles, Danielle Coronado and Serena Manhao earned a spot on national team among some of country's best dancers.

The Canadian National Dance Team includes four Surrey hip-hop dancers. The team is raising money for its trip to the worlds in Italy this October.

The Canadian National Dance Team includes four Surrey hip-hop dancers. The team is raising money for its trip to the worlds in Italy this October.

SURREY — Four Surrey hip-hop dancers have been chosen by the Canadian National Dance Team to represent Canada at the World Hip-Hop Championships in Italy.

Evan O’Dwyer, Siarra Robles, Danielle Coronado and Serena Manhao earned a spot on the team and will compete at the worlds in Rimini, Italy from Oct. 20 to 25.

But they need your help. Each dancer is required to raise $3,600 to cover costs of the trip. Chances are you will likely see these talented young dancers around town fundraising and looking for sponsorships and donations.

To help, please call Gina at 604-353-0224 or Marilyn at 604-783-1994.

Other dancers from the Lower Mainland chosen to represent Canada in Italy are:

  • Children’s team (10 and under):  Claire Zalamea (Port Coquitlam)
  • Junior team (11 to 15):  Kelsey-Mae Hayes (Aldergrove), Dominique Mailloux (New Westminster), Jasmyne Gabert (Langley), Kristina Nishi-Beckingham  (Port Coquitlam), Travis Lim (Richmond)
  • Senior team (16 & over):  Angella Slaunwhite (White Rock) Kyla Sabatino (Vancouver), Brittany Tucker (Port Coquitlam)

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