PH bet raring to bring home int'l hip-hop dance title anew
ABS-CBN Sports on Jul 15, 2017 06:06 PM
Legit Status was founded in 2009, and has earned its way to the prestigious competition where they’ll go head-to-head against the world’s best.
This August, the world’s best dance crews converge at the World Hip Hop Championships, where the Philippine contingent, Legit Status is raring to bring pride to the country once more after fellow countrymen UPeepz won it all last year.
The dance group was founded in 2009, and has earned its way to the prestigious competition where they’ll go head-to-head against the world’s best in Phoenix, Arizona. In the meantime, they can be seen putting in long hours training in the studio, perfecting their routine to wow the audience.
Relying on comfort and style in rehearsals and to nail their big performance, the team chose to wear Skechers as their trusted dance kicks. Judd Delos Reyes, team representative of Legit Status, shares that the team is excited to wear their Skechers on stage and says that the shoes are “comfortable during training and dancing. It gives lots of character, a lot of vibe, as well as swag for dancers”.
Global brand Skechers is once again at the forefront of the street dancing scene. Known for producing the premiere dance competition in the country, the Skechers Streetdance Battle, Skechers is, taking its support for dance to an international level.
Global Brand for Global Talent
Back in 2005, Skechers launched the Skechers Streetdance Battle, inspiring hundreds if not thousands of high school and college students across the country toshowcase their skills and groove onstage, while battling for street dance supremacy.
Many who ignited their passion for dance through the meet later on inspired younger performers to keep honing their skills for the world to see. Even members of today’s hottest dance crew, Legit Status, can trace their roots to the Skechers Streetdance Battle, lauding the competition as one that inspired them and which they anticipated every year.
Fast forward to ten years after, Skechers is still the go-to footwear for both the streets and the dance floor. Equipped with its famous comfort technology, dancers can bust their moves comfortably and stylishly—without worrying about blistered or tired feet after a full day of dancing.
Today, Skechers continues to support the local dance community not only here on our shores, but also on the global stage. Join us and Skechers in rooting for Legit Status to raise the Philippine flag proud at the World Hip Hop Championships.