Chelsea’s top team returns home with 125 trophies

The fantastic Chelsea Lupton students with their trophies.
The fantastic Chelsea Lupton students with their trophies.

Fantastic dancers from the Chelsea Lupton School of Dance put in a champion performance at a competition.

The school, which is based in the Victoria Buildings on the Headland in Hartlepool, sent 26 students aged from three to 18 to the Flamingo Land Championships.

They returned with 125 trophies and dance school owner Chelsea Lupton said: “It is our best ever result at the festival.”

The outstanding successes were;

l Megan Skeet in the under-14 intermediate solos.

l Rachel Woodward winning the under-14 starter solo.

l Alexia Butterfield and Leona Atkinson winning the under-eight pairs.

l Kaydee Metcalfe and Jolie Taylor triumphing in under-12 pairs.

l Bethany Brown and Siobhan Lister winning under-16 pairs.

l Taylor Lupton, Casey O’Donovan, Rebecca Templeton and Kaydee Metcalfe winning show dance.

l Jolee Taylor, Ebony Gardner, Megan Skeet and Bethany Brown winning another show dance section.

l Leah Towell, Courtney Ingram and Siobhan Lister also winning a show dance category.