2012 British National Irish Dancing Champion
Photo: Leanne Nelson
Doherty's Nadine Martin topped the podium for Senior Ladies at the British National Irish Dancing Championships, with renowned competitors Claire Greaney and Simona Mauriello placing second and third, respectively. Martin placed second after the United States' Olivia Griffin in the Ladies 20 and Over at both the World Irish Dancing Championships and the recent North American National Irish Dancing Championships. This was Martin's first time competing in the Senior Ladies category. She is from the Midlands region, England/Wales.Senior Ladies Top 10
Champion Nadine Martin Doherty: Midlands, England
2 Claire Greaney Hession: Connaught, Ireland
3 Simona Mauriello Maguire-O'Shea: Southern, England
4 Siobhan Casey Doherty: Midlands, England/Wales
5 Jodie Osborne Montgomery Taylor: Scotland
6 Lauren Hawes Cullen: Southern, England
7 Victoria Thorniley Kelly Hendry: North East, England
8 Mandy Stevenson Montgomery Taylor: Scotland
9 Laura Wilson McInerney: Midlands, England/Wales
10 Aileen Brady Kidd: Midlands, England/Wales
10 Erin Campbell McLaughlin: Scotland
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|Jan Gaca - 2012 British National Irish Dancing Champion|
pictured here in 2nd place at World Irish Dancing Championship
Photo by Caitlin Holland
Jan Gaca, the 2012 All Ireland Irish Dancing Champion, is also the 2012 Senior Men's British National Irish Dancing Champion. Gaca dances with Ceim Oir in Southern England and placed second at the World Irish Dancing Championships after the United States' Michael Holland.
Senior Men Top 10Champion Jan Gaca Ceim Oir: Southern, England2 Sam Davies Ui She: Leicester, Ireland3 Conor Kennedy Kenny: Midlands, England/Wales4 Eamonn Sweeney Morgan: North West, England5 David Chaplin Sean Eireann McMahon: Midlands, England/Wales6 Liam George Doherty: Ulster, Ireland7 David Bassett Blair McCarthy: Southern, England8 Kevin Mills Aaron Crosbie: Southern, England9 Tom Crossley Griffin Lynch: Southern, England
10 Jonathan Daddo Cullen: Southern, EnglandCongratulations to the champions and to all the dancers who are competing this weekend everywhere!
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