Back Handspring Clinic
Hip Hip Hooray!!! Congratulations to Hayley Houston on her great performance at the Level 8 State Championship Meet! Hayley place in 2 events, Vault- (score 9.0) 6th Place and Bars- (score 8.975) 10th Place. She scored very well on her other events, with a score of 9.3 for Floor, 8.25 for Beam and ending with a 35.525 All Around Score! Super job Hayley, we are very proud of you!
We are SO PROUD of our very own Kayla Brunson!!!!!!!
She made the NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS CHEERLEADING TEAM!!!!!! Way to go Kayla!!!!!!
Hailey LeMay is the State Champion on vault, 4th Place on floor and landed the 5th Place All Around spot in the 13 year old division!
Ana Lynch placed 7th on beam and 6th on vault in the 9 year old division!
Allyson Lukaseck placed place 8th on bars, 6th on vault, 2nd on beam and landed the 6th All Around spot in the 9 year old division!!
Hannah Winship recently attended the Pulse Dance Convention/Competition in Boston, MA. She had a great weekend and won a two part scholarship!!! 1- to a PULSE convention next season, and 2 - invitation to their Summer Intensive!!!!! Congratulations Hannah!!
A big congratulations to Jordan Remillard! She attended the ASH Dance Convention/Competition in New Brunswick, NJ and was awarded "The Technical Excellence" Award for her acrobatic solo. Great job Jordan!
Congratulations to Brooke Hill, Laina Cleaves, Hannah Winship and Julia Hall for being called up to demonstrate with the master teachers in the tap, contemporary and lyrical classes at the Ambition Dance Convention!! We are so proud of them! In addition to that honor, Brooke Hill was awarded a paid solo entry to their competition, Laina Cleaves received a scholarship to their 2015 convention and Hannah Winship was chosen by all 5 judges to return next year as an apprentice teacher! Great job girls, keep up the good work!
It was an exciting day at the Turn It Up Dance Convention in Mystic, CT!! Hayley Caliri, Thiago Pacheco, Ashley Round and Meghan Smith were the proud recipients of full scholarship awards for the TIU 2015 convention! What a great way to kick off our competitive season!
Eight McKeon students recently participated in the Turn It Up Dance Convention in Mystic, CT as assistant teachers. Charlotte Beaudrot, Julia Hall, Cassidy Baratta, Brooke Hill, Laina Cleaves, Hannah Winship, Hannah Smith and Katie Baratta were chosen out of hundreds of dancers at the TIU National Dance Competition this summer for this fantastic opportunity. They assisted with various levels and genres of dance and were also able to take some classes as well. Job well done girls!
This past summer at the Turn It Up Dance National Championships, Hannah Winship was chosen
to participate in the Master Teacher Assistant Program at their Springfield, MA convention in October!
Hannah did a wonderful job demonstrating for her peers in various classes as well as
taking a few classes herself! Great job Hannah, we are very proud of you!
Would you like to learn or improve your Back Handspring?
McKeon’s holding Back Handspring Clinics on the following Monday’s:
Cost: $20 each or
5 clinics for $90
• Proper Technique
• Explanation of technical facts and body position
• Progressions in and out of back handspring
Click here to view/print the Back Handspring registration form