tap dancers join nationwide world record attempt
of tap dancers from Burnham-On-Sea have this week joined a nationwide
bid to break a world record.
group from the DanceFit Academy on the Westmans Trading Estate
in Love Lane took part in a nationwide tapathon, with the aim
of setting a new record for the most tappers dancing the same
routine at the same time in multiple venues across the UK.
event was held at the Burnham dance studio, under the guidance
of national organisation The Performers Project, which oversaw
the record bid.
Roberts, from DanceFit, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "30
dancers aged eight upwards took part in our fourth annual Tapathon."
well as raising money for Children In Need, we also were hoping
to break the world record for the most tap dancers performing
the same dance at the same time."
"We raised £87.50 from the sale of cakes and refreshments,
which was donated to Children In Need. Everyone had a great day
and really enjoyed learning and performing the routine which this
year was to the music of Happy by Pharell Williams."
"We will hopefully find out in a week or so if we have managed
to break the world record."