Two current students (Jake Maskill and Noah Purcell) and one recent Old Boy (Zac Maskill) competed in the North Island leg of the Dance NZ Made National Competition in Taupo last weekend. This competition was open to all ages and dance schools.
They achieved some outstanding results as they build up to Hip Hop Unite in Wellington.
Senior Advanced group: APEX (dance group) were overall group winners in all genres and divisions and include: Zac Maskill- former student, Jake Maskill and Noah Purcell
Duo/Trio North Island Advanced level: 2nd place - Jake Maskill, Noah Purcell and Zac Maskill; 3rd place: Noah Purcell & Jake Maskill
Overall duo trio across all divisions North Island: 2nd place: Zac Maskill, Jake Maskill & Noah Purcell 3rd Place: Noah Purcell & Jake Maskill
Duo/Trio National 2nd place: Zac Maskill, Noah Purcell, Jake Maskill 3rd place: Noah Purcell & Jake Maskill
North Island Intermediate Hip hop: 1st Jake Maskill North Island Hip Hop Solo Champion
National: (across all age divisions and genres): 1st Jake Maskill National Hip Hop Solo Champion
Jake also earned a golden ticket to compete for $1000.00 from DNZM at the interschool competition later this year.