For the second year in a row, Cheer Factor-Irish Dance will be sponsoring The Cumann Rince Náisiúnta (CRN) 2021 North American Open Championships. During the Prestious CRN North America Championships, will include the presentation of a special “Celtic Spirit Award” by Cheer Factor Inc., the award will recognize one special school. The event includes over 700 dancers registered from all over the world (USA, Canada, Ireland, Scotland,Wales, and Australia).
At the core of any competition, centers on the hard work and professionalism of its competing Irish dance schools. The CRN judges have rated teams who project the professional characteristics that represent the qualities; team spirit, sportsmanship and conduct, befitting to receive the coveted “Celtic Spirit Award” by Cheer Factor - America’s Sublimation Leader for Sublimation Irish Tracksuits and Practice Wear.
Winner of last years Celtic Spirit Award was McConnell School of Dance, www.mcconnelldancers.com
one of the oldest Irish dance groups in North America.
Originally founded in Ireland over 80 years ago, the school was established in Winnipeg, Canada in 1947 by the late Sam & Sarah McConnell. McConnell Irish Dance is Manitoba's largest Irish dance school with classes for Recreational, Competitiveand Performance Irish dance. McConnell Irish Dance was a founding member of Folklorama and sponsors the United
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CRN’s Facebook page, www.facebook.com/CRNCumannRinceNaisiunta
The results will be called live on Sunday, June 27th at 12:00 pm (Central)