Posted by: Matt_Johns
Posted in: 2013 Carnivals, Dance
Orquidea wins the PITU Rainha da Bateria competition at the International Samba Festival Coburg.
Our dancers celebrated success in the PITU Rainha da Bateria (Queen of the Drums) competition at the International Samba Festival Coburg held on Friday 12th July.
London School of Samba Musa (Muse) Orquidea Felgueiras won the competition, with second place going to our current Rainha da Bateria Yazzmin Newell. The competition had entrants from all over Europe.
Well done girls!
Orquidea (centre) being presented with her sash and crown.
Photo: Martin Bender
You can see a brief clip of the competition here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dxf1EDXIpTI