Portugal is the world champion in Hip Hop Unite Adult Division.
The Feel It Crew team, part of the Feel It Dance Company, located in BelaVista Retail Park, achieved the 1st place in the Hip Hop Unite World Championship, which took place in Óbidos at the end of October.
Overall, Portugal won 6 Gold medals, 4 Silver and 1 Bronze.
For the past five years Feel It Dance Company have brought the largest Portuguese delegation to the Championship, whose finals took place in Portugal this year for the first time.
Out of the 7 Feel It crews, led by their mentor and choreographer Fernando Lopes (www.feelitcompany.pt/sobre/), 6 made it to the World Top 10 and brought home both a Gold and a Silver medals.
Feel It Crew, Small Crew Adult category – 1st place
Feel It Frenzy, Duo Senior category – 2nd place
Feel It Company, Megacrew Adult category – 4th place
Mini Feel It, Megacrew Cadet category – 4th place
Feel It Kotas, Small Crew Senior category – 7th place
Feel It Blast, Small Crew Junior category – 8th place
Feel It Blastkids, Megacrew Adult category – 12th place
Feel It Dance Company was created in 2007 by Fernando Lopes with dance as its common goal. Feel It Dance Company is made up of individuals who dance several styles, including HipHop, Ballet, Kizomba, Modern Dance, Salsa and House, among others. The company moved to BelaVista Retail Park’s 2nd floor earlier this year.