Flynn O’Kane Academy of Dance on top of the World!

2014 so far, has been a very exciting year for Flynn O’Kane Academy of Dance. Bernadette Flynn and Damien O’Kane have brought home a new World Champion Irish Dancer to Nenagh!! Siobhan Phelan 12, scooped the coveted World title in London in April. Bernadette herself has won six consecutive World titles and now for the first time since 1996, the The ‘World Globe’ has returned to Nenagh. Two other students, Sara Jane Gilmartin and Ciara Horan also brought home solo World medals in their respective

Bernadette & Damien receiving their ADCRG awards.

Bernadette & Damien receiving their ADCRG awards.

categories. Their Under 13 Ceili team, achieved an amazing result placing 11th and medalling in a competition of 160 of the World’s best Ceili teams. As well as world class achievments, their students have sweeped the boards at Munster, All-Ireland, Great Britain and Irish National level. This year has also seen both Bernadette and Damien qualify as adjudicators in Irish Dance, a fantastic achievement for them both. This qualification now means they can both adjudicate at Feisanna and Championships all over the World. It truly has been a very busy but highly successful year for these hardworking dancers and teachers!!!

U13 Ceili Team

U13 Ceili Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Siobhan Phelan World Champ!!!

Siobhan Phelan World Champ!!!

 

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