A Killarney family are celebrating following the recent World Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina over Easter.
Mark Clifford who is from Killarney came 2nd in the Under 16 Boys Competition while his sister, Saoirse added to the haul of world medals by winning one in the Under 13 Girls Competition.
The dancers are part of the Aine Murphy Dance Academy, who brought a group of dancers including Caoimhe O’Halloran from Kilcummin who placed 2nd and was a Globe Winner in Under 12 Girls section.
Other dancers from the academy included Eloise O’ Doherty, Ellen Burke, Liam Healy and Emma Kent who all made it through to the final rounds of their perspective competitions and bringing home 4 moreMedals.
“These dancers worked tirelessly over the past few months to prepare for these World Championships and their success in Greensboro made it the schools most successful World Championships to date”, Aine told the Killarney Outlook.