At least 16 dance groups will compete for the 2nd National Open Hip-hop competition, one of the events during the 53rd foundation anniversary and 20th Tnalak festival in July.
Event Chairperson Engr. Feliz Sadiang-abay said al things are in placed.
The competing groups are the following:
1.Velocity X – Kalibo, Aklan
2. T.Y.G.A – Davao City
3. Renaizzanx Pac – Compostela Valley
4. Kids @ Trix – Davao City
5. SZHD – Cebu City
6. Eyes on Me – General Santos City
7. EMNT -Davao City
8. Prime movers dance crew – La Consolacion, Bulacan
9.The Alchemist – Cabadbaran, Agusan del Sur
10. Simple Crew- Bukidnon
11.CrossOver family – Davao city
12. Coalixon – Tacurong City
13. Bros Fam – Cebu City
14. Xtatic- Cagayan De oro City
15. Team Indayog – General Santos City
16. Newguyz Crew – Tagum City
Sadiang-abay said more than 30 groups auditioned for the contest but only 16 made it to the finals.
Prizes at stake include the following :
The champion will receive Php100k cash prize with certificate and trophy. First Runner-Up will receive Php60k with certificate and 2nd Runner-Up will receive Php40k with certificate.
Non-winners will receive Php15k each as consolation prize.
The committee has alloted a total of Php650k for the said event.
Sadiang-abay invites all spectators to watch their event on July 14, 2 pm at the South Cotabato Gym and Cultural Center. Admission is free.