Bodmin dancer, Lauren Russon, aged 13, is celebrating after winning gold in a dance competition in London.

Dancing with Disney

Lauren and her dance company Collide have been going from strength to strength.

Lauren’s solo performance win was matched by a gold medal for the group in jazz and contemporary dance in the same competition.

In March, 10 members of the group are travelling to Los Angeles to join exclusive classes with famous choreographers performing in Disney productions.

Good luck Lauren

Jo McLean, Specsavers Bodmin store director, said: ‘We’re delighted to support home grown talent and Lauren is very talented. We’ve contributed funds to help her on her journey and we look forward to watching her progress.’

Dance and believe in yourself

Collide Dance believe that dance is for everyone and anyone. Collide Dance practitioners have a diverse range of experience, training and skills in facilitating dance in the community. They aim to provide high quality dance projects and actovties, highlighted by success stories such as Lauren’s.

To find out more about Collide Dance, please click here

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