Monday, June 18, 2018

UrFU's Fast and Furious student hip-hop team takes first place in competition

Ural Federal University's Fast and Furious student hip-hop dance team recently competed in and won fifth-place in a recent hip-hop competition in fitness aerobics.

The competition was held late last month in Moscow. In the Trophy of Hip-Hop championship, Ivan Kelik, a student of UrFU's Physics and Technology Institute, took first place.

The team will perform at the World Cup, which will be held in October in Serbia. Next week, the team will travel to Belgium for the European Championship. Catherine Rogozhina, the team's coach, said the team will spend a substantial amount of time training.

The team also won another hip-hop competition earlier this month at the University of Higher Educational Institutions of the Sverdlovsk Region. Second place went to the UrFU team Force, and the third place trophy went to UrFU's Beat Street. The team went on to take first place in the Street Dance competition one day later.