Hip-Hop Head Coach
Havva has been training in dance for over 15 years. She trained first at First Step Dance Academy and then joined the successful Haileybury College Dance Program. She also was a part of “Destruct” Dance Crew for three years where she competed at National level, and then started coaching the Haileybury team which received the National Champions title in 2016.
This talented dancer was also the coach of the Monash University Cheer & Dance Club Hip Hop team who achieved AASCF National University Dance Grand Champions in 2015 and Australian University Games Hip Hop Champions in 2015 and 2016.
In addition to her coaching experience, she had been dancing in a crew known as Imperial since 2014 who have obtained the National Champions title in “Dance Star” in 2014, 2015 & 2016. This was also the same competition where she obtained the Nationals title in the solo division. She was a part of the Monash University Pom team in 2014 and competed at The Dance Worlds in 2018 with her team Halleybury Association, placing 8th in the World.
Some of Havva’s titles as coach include:
Monash University Hip Hop
Victorian Winterfest University Hip Hop Champions 2015
Victorian States University Hip Hop Champions 2015 & 2016
Best Hip Hop Choreography at Victorian States 2015
National University Dance Grand Champions 2015
Australian University Games Champions 2015 & 2016
National University Hip Hop Champions 2015, 2016
Assistant Coach | Hip Hop, Pom, Jazz
Originally from Colombia, Laura has been involved in cheerleading teams since 2000. She joined Golden Dance and Cheer Academy (Colombia) in 2009, and she had the opportunity to participate in the Dance Worlds in 2015, obtaining 4th place with Team Colombia Freestyle Pom and 8th place at IASF Worlds with “The Golden Girls” Elite All Star Pom. In 2011, Laura started dancing 'Salsa Cabaret' for Esfera Latina Salsa Show, a well-recognized Colombian salsa academy and company.
Laura moved to Melbourne in 2015 to study dance full time and she received a scholarship to continue her dance education in Australia. Currently, she is also Assistant Coach of The Mac.Robertson Girls' High School Pom Team.
Laura is a dancer of our Open Pom, Open Jazz & Open Hip Hop teams.