Latest News

Tauranga’s Urban Dance Hysteria qualify for International World Fitness and Hip Hop Competition

20120919-094529.jpg

Training hundreds of hours, attending competitions all over the North Island – our youth do just that, and sacrifice lots of free time to practice and give 200% on stage for their audience, their families, their coach, their team and themselves.

There are so many issues today that youth in general cannot control; separation of families, bullying, child abuse, and poverty. With an alarming increase in youth suicide, we are committed to supporting and nurturing our dynamic and eccentric group.

A resounding message we hear from team members is “Performing is not about winning”.

Although Hysteria have won and come second in a number of competitions, you can never put a price on the confidence and pride our youth experience.

Urban Dance Hysteria have qualified as part of Team NZ at the FISAF International World Fitness and Hip Hop competition in Holland, EUROPE this October 2012.

The enormity of this event for our youth – is like going to the Olympics. The opportunity to attend such a prestigious International event and to represent our country, is the ultimate honour.

Realising potential in our youth is not just about dance. It is about nurturing and fostering talents, creating more role models for our youth within our society, and supporting life time experiences that will produce extraordinary leaders for our future.

With the FISAF International World Fitness and Hip Hop competition only a matter of weeks away, we need the support of the community to make the trip a reality.

Up until now the team have been fundraising the old fashioned way with raffles, lotto raffles, battens ups, school discos, sausage sizzles, performances, food stalls and lots more.

To get Urban Dance Hysteria to the competitions they need $30,000 to cover flights, accommodation, meals, team NZ uniforms, competition fees, performing uniforms; this is needed before the 9th of October to ensure the necessary booking can be made.

If you’re able to help, please do, Urban Dance Hysteria are using PledgeMe to help raise the necessary funds – you can help here

To find out more please visit www.urbandancehysteria.co.nz

More Sharing ServicesShare

Latest Tweets

  • DigitalMaori@therealgenviva @_marieyoung @misstahi @MaoriPacificJob Tena koe e te wahine toa te wahine purotu te wahine ataahua. Mauri ora e Qatar! about 6 hours ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @therealgenviva: @_marieyoung @DigitalMaori @misstahi @MaoriPacificJob Thxs for support at #ngawhetu #Happy #weekend from #Qatar 😆 http… about 6 hours ago
  • DigitalMaori@NoniDoll we have lots of amazing stories 2share with the world. Some fun. Some fierce. With the occasional vampire thrown in 4good measure about 6 hours ago
  • DigitalMaoriThe Dead Lands. A full te reo Maori film with an extraordinary NZ cast. Opening Oct 30, nationwide #Warrior http://t.co/EBc91H42Df about 7 hours ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @Neoleftie: @LailaHarreMP @DigitalMaori eat shit more like.. about 8 hours ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @therealgenviva: @DigitalMaori It was such a pleasure to come home and participate in this important conference! Te Putea Whakatupu you … about 10 hours ago
  • DigitalMaoriFor all u twitter fanatics u now have access to #Twitter analytics (stats) checkout https://t.co/lPKcEIZ9dc to get detailed info #VeryNice about 19 hours ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @InternetPartyNZ: The #IntenretMANA roadtrip comes to #Taupo tomorrow, 6pm at Taupo-nui-a-Tia College, 122 Spa Rd.Come and see the tour … about a day ago
  • DigitalMaori@caffeine_addict totally about a day ago
  • DigitalMaori@koreroauaha totally biased towards those who have .75 to pay a pop about a day ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @giaisonline: BREAKING: John Key is not a political commentator #Vote2014NZ about a day ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @DawgBelly: Cunliffe looked fresh, Key looked like a grizzled lying dog scrotum, but that's just my humble completely unbiased opinion. about a day ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @bossology_: anyone who actually watched the debate knows that poll was completel bullshit LOL #LeadersDebate #Vote2014NZ #nzpol about a day ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @CrikaRika: John Key wins a poll where you have to PAY FOR A TEXT lol #Vote2014NZ about a day ago
  • DigitalMaori@MTONeill @Serentonin nope not one #factcheck ;p about a day ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @MTONeill: Did JK answer one question in that debate? #Vote2014NZ about a day ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @kaupapa: mass WTF at spurious poll result about debate #greenroomnz about a day ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @WillAMatthews: Oh yeah like that fucking poll is definitely scientifically accurate. about a day ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @E2NZ: RT if you think Cunliffe won the #LeadersDebate roll rigged? about a day ago
  • DigitalMaoriRT @citizen_henry: @johnkeypm #notmyfuture #Vote2014NZ about a day ago