Our Success Story so far ...
Scroll down to read some of our fabulous successes from 2016
I-star Academy win British Championship Senior Group Gold 2016
A huge congratulations to all 27 gymnasts that competed at the British Championships 2016 at the Liverpool Echo Arena.
A special well done to Senior Group Fire (pictured right top) who won the Hoop and Clubs Senior Group British Title. Senior Fire were also silver medallists overall and Silver Medallists in the Ribbon category.
Senior Ice came an amazing Bronze overall and were Bronze medallists in the Ribbon catergory.
Junior Sapphire had an outstanding competition winning Silver in Ball and Silver in Clubs. They missed out by a margin of a mark in the overall medals finishing in 4th place.
Espoir Magenta again only just missed out of medals finishing in 4th position overall. Gymnasts definitely to watch in the future.
Espoir Tangerine had a fabulous competition also showing talent and potential for the future.
World Dance Championships 2016
New York August 2016
A massive well done to all the dancers and choreographers that competed at the World Dance Championships in New York.
Sorority and Why Do We Fall? both qualified for the Finals with Why Do We Fall? choreographed by Ashleigh Perrie finishing in an amazing 3rd place overall and Sorority choreographed by Brian Gillespie finishing in 4th place overall. A fabulous achievement.
The dancers in Giants choreographed by Julia Jones and Howl choreographed by Ashleigh Perrie also performed outstandingly.
A hugely successful trip. Well done and thank you to all the dancers, choreographers and parents for your support.
Overall Rhythmic Gymnastics Group League Results 2016
Pearl Espoir - 8th Place Overall
Lime Junior - 6th Place Overall
Magenta Espoir - 3rd Place Overall (Bronze Medal)
Tangerine Espoir - 8th Place Overall
Sapphire Junior - 4th Place Overall
Fire Senior - 2nd Place Overall (Silver Medal)
Ice Senior - 3rd Place Overall (Bronze Medal)
Rhythmic Gymnastics Club Team Competition 2016
Stoke On Trent, November 2016
Espoir Duet - 7th
Espoir Trio - 7th
Espoir Group - 6th
Espoir Overall - 8th
Junior Individual -3rd
Junior Duet - 4th
Junior Group - 6th
Junior Overall - 7th
Senior Duet - 6th
Senior Trio - 2nd
Senior Group - 2nd
Senior Overall - 4th
i-star Academy placed 4th Overall
Congratulations to the all the dancers in the following dances that qualified for the World Dance Championships - New York 2016.
Sorority choreographed by Brian Guillespie
Howl choreographed by Ashleigh Perrie
Giants choreographed by Julia Jones
Why Do We Fall Choreographed by Ashleigh Perrie.
These dances qualified with 'Golden Tickets' at Starpower competition in London in May (see below).
The girls will travel out to New York in August to compete with their contemporary and lyrical dances. Best of luck girls.
Huge Success for i-star Academy Dance Squad members at Starpower London 2016.
4 Worlds Golden Tickets
19 1st place awards
Power Pak invitation to Sienna Walker (Contemporary Solo)
19 top ten overall awards
11 top three overall awards
6 first place overall awards
3 special judges awards
Highest overall score award.
i-star Academy Dancer wins Steyning Young Dancer of the Year 2016
Congratulations to Florence for winning the Steyning Festival Young Dancer of the Year 2016 in the youngest category with her contemporary piece.
Well done to all the i-star Academy dancers who competed at this competition.