Claire Bilsborough


UEA reach the finals in the Inter Varsity Dance Championships

UEA Ballroom and Latin Dance Club (BLDC) competed at the 58th annual Inter Varsity Dance Championships (IVDC) on February 22, our most important competition of the year. The competition took place at the famous Winter Gardens in Blackpool. It was a highly challenging competition for everyone involved, but our dancers excelled, and one couple even…


Ballroom and Latin Dance reach the finals at the UEA Friendly Competition

The Ballroom and Latin Dance Club held their annual competition this January, the UEA Friendly Competition. With universities such as Cambridge, Imperial, and London in attendance, the competition was exciting and offered the UEA team a chance to mix with other dancers on the university circuit. The competition was organised by myself and my committee…


Blackpool IVDC 2019

On the 23 February, a few of our members recently attended the biggest university Dancesport competition in the UK, Blackpool IVDC. Blackpool is famous for its ballroom scene, and the Winter Gardens, where the competition takes place, is spectacular. The competition day is incredibly demanding, with most competitors waking up around 4-5am to get ready…


Trampolining – Cambridge Open

Trampolining took part in the Cambridge Open in the first weekend of February, which is our most popular competition of the year next to BUCS Championships. After an early start, we arrived at Cambridge for 8:30am ready for our first competitor’s routine at 9am. We had a total of 15 competitors for UEA, and everyone…


Dancesport – UEA Comp

Dancesport’s UEA Friendly, held in the last weekend of January, is one of our most anticipated competitions of the year and was a huge success this time round. The committee, led by the Team Captain, worked incredibly hard to make this spectacular event. Dance competitions cannot run without officials, which include adjudicators, compères, scrutineers and…

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