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Mexico at the 2017 Tap Worlds

Information about Mexico's participation in the 2017 Tap Dancing World Championships presented by the International Dance Organization (IDO). Mexico competed in the IDO Tap Dance World Championships for the first time in 2017. The 2017 Mexican team's co-choreographers and co-directors were Marisa Nava of Toluca and Marce Trevino of Monterrey.

Mexico sent twenty-nine tap dancers to the 2017 world championships of tap dancing and the team competed in the adult solo, adult duo, junior solo, junior trio, junior formation, child solo, and child group categories.

Mexico finished in first place in the Child Group category on November 29, 2017. Other Team Mexico finalists include Isabella Portilla "Child Solo Female" 2nd place, Carlos Mejia "Adult Solo Male" 6th place and Junior Formation 4th place.

Gold Medal

1st | Equipo de Tap Mexico | "Auditions" | Mexico | Groups Children |

Silver Medal

2nd | Isabella Portilla Nava | Mexico | Solos Female Children |

More Top Ten Results

4th | Equipo de Tap Mexico | "Claquettes" | Mexico | Formations Juniors |
6th | Carlos Alberto Mejia Vergara | Mexico | Solos Male Adults |
9th (3WT) | Equipo de Tap Mexico | "Feet Don't Fail Me Now" | Mexico | Trios Adults |
10th (2WT) | Equipo de Tap Mexico | "Dancers Looking for Job" | Mexico | Formations Adults |

Other Results

13th (5WT) | Regina Elizabeth Carmona Villarreal | Mexico | Solos Female Juniors |
20th (8WT) | Equipo de Tap Mexico | "Cheerleader" | Mexico | Trios Juniors |
22nd (9WT) | Andrea Maria Flores Monroy (and) Regina Galindo Suarez | Mexico| Duos Adults |

Adult Results

Adults - Solo - Male
Carlos Alberto Mejia Vergara (6th place)

Adults - Duos
Andrea Flores and Regina Galindo (nine way tie for 22nd place)

Adults - Trios
"Feet Don't Fail Me Now" (three way tie for 9th place)

Adults - Formations
"Ten Dancers Looking for a Job" (two way tie for 18th place)

Junior Results

Junior - Solo - Female
Regina Elizabeth Carmona Villarreal (five way tie for 13th place)

Junior - Trios
"Cheerleader" (eight way tie for 20th place)

Junior Formations
"Claquettes" (4th place)

Child Results

Children - Solo - Female
Isabella Portillanava (2nd place)

Children - Groups
Equip de Tap Mexico "Auditions" (1st place)

Dancers on Mexico's 2017 Tap Team

Adults on the 2017 World Team
Alejandra Sanchez "Ale"
Alexa Gonzalez
Andrea Flores
Beba Gomez
Carlos Meija
Karina Martinez
Mariel Vargas
Monica Lopez
Regina Carmona
Regina Galindo
Vale Ogaz

Juniors on the 2017 World Tap Team
Ana Montalvo
Ana Pau Guerra
Ana Regina Calzada
Ana Sofia Leal
Carolina Cuilty
Cayannara Gonzalez
Ceci Rodriguez
Jemina Nieto
Mariana Cervantes
Paula Alvarez
Regina Carmona
Romina Flores
Valeria Gomez

Children on the 2017 World Tap Team
Alejandra Jimenez "Ale" | State of Mexico |
Catalina Brunell "Cata" | Monterey, State of Nuevo Leon |
Isabella Portilla "Isa" | State of Mexico |
Isaella Monroy "Isa" | State of Mexico |
Mara Assad | Monterey, State of Nuevo Leon |

Team Choreographers and Directors

NAME: Marce Travino
TEAM TITLE: Co-Director and Co-Choreographer
FOUNDED: Monterrey Tap Festival
SOCIAL MEDIA: Facebook "Marce Travino" Page

NAME: Marisa Nava
TEAM TITLE: Co-Director and Co-Choreographer
HOME TOWN: Toluca de Lerdo, State of Mexico
HOME STUDIO T-Stage (Metapec, State of Mexico)
Facebook "Marisa Nava" Page
YouTube "Marisa Nava Videos" Channe

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