15 girls from St Albans and Harpenden schools have been picked to represent Team GB at the world dancing championships.

The dancers from SW Dance Academy - based in St Albans, Harpenden and Kings Langley - will perform at the IDO (International Dance Organisation) World Disco and Disco Freestyle Championships.

St Albans & Harpenden Review: The competition will take place in the Czech Republic.The competition will take place in the Czech Republic. (Image: Suzie Wallington)

The girls, aged between 9 and 17, will fly to Chomutov, Czech Republic, for the competition between June 22 and June 25.


SW Dance Academy's principal and teacher Suzie Wallington said “I am very proud of this group of talented young dancers.


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"They have been training incredibly hard, always give 100 per cent to their dance tuition and really deserve this opportunity to represent their country”.

A GoFundMe page has been set up by the academy to help cover the costs of travel, accomodation, kit and entry fees.

The GoFundMe page can be found here.