Visakhapatnam woman makes it to worldwide one-on-one breaking competitors

B-girl Shreya from Visakhapatnam.

B-girl Shreya from Visakhapatnam.
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When B-girl Shreya headspins, backflips and sways in swag, a circle of dancers cheer her alongside as they witness an unimaginable vitality unfold within the room throbbing to the beats of hip-hop music. The 21-year-old from Visakhapatnam has been steadily making her option to the highest within the breaking scene of India.

Shreya has now been chosen among the many prime eight B-Lady finalists from India and can be representing Visakhapatnam on the worldwide breaking championship Crimson Bull BC One – India finals on Could 7. She is the one dancer from Andhra Pradesh to succeed in this stage for 2 years in a row. Earlier, Shreya had bagged the runner-up place within the West India qualifiers, which occurred in Mumbai on March 26. The occasion was judged by B-Boy Lilou from France, B-Boy Victor from the USA and B-Boy Zoopreme from the Netherlands.

Educated below coach Sohail Gill of Future Breakers Worldwide College in Visakhapatnam, Shreya has been studying breaking since 2015 and has introduced many laurels to town. At the moment ranked among the many prime eight B-Women in India, she is all set for the nationals. “The dance ground is the place I discovered a option to categorical myself and face my fears,” she says.

Earlier this 12 months, within the second Nationwide Breaking Championship at Tirupati, Shreya was the one particular person from Andhra Pradesh to compete and made it to the quarterfinals within the B-Lady senior class. The occasion was judged by B-Boy Bojin from World Dance Sport Federation, B-Boy Bobby from Malaysia Dance Sport Federation and B-Boy G1 from Thailand. 

“The competitors was intense and so they have been six rounds together with a qualifier; I simply moved forward focussing on my strengths,” says Shreya, who was the one participant from Andhra Pradesh to be chosen for the BRICS Video games 2022 in China and was ranked ninth on the planet championship. “Stamina and velocity, with just a little bit of fashion, are my strengths. I felt like I can mess around once I wish to and also can fluctuate my velocity in keeping with the beats. My power is the construction of my rounds that are fastidiously deliberate with my coach whereas working our manner across the trivium system (an Olympic judging system),” she provides.

In keeping with coach Sohail, Shreya’s greatest power from the day she began coaching has been her perseverance. “Being a chubby child who joined the breaking class on the age of 13, she confronted difficulties catching as much as the best of strikes. At present, she has the physique of an athlete and is among the many prime eight B-Women within the nation. Her capacity to be constant along with her coaching during the last eight years and her by no means quit perspective have helped her come a good distance,” says Sohail. 

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