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The 52nd Annual Open Highland Dance Competition, hosted by the North Island Highland Dance Association (NIHDA), unfolded in Cumberland, British Columbia, Canada this last weekend. Here’s a concise summary of the event, with a spotlight on the outstanding winners in their respective age categories:

1) Aggregate Premier Over 16 Category:Lorna Mace #265

Lorna Mace #265, Paul Williams Photography2)Aggregate Intermediate Category:Aila Suzuki #240 (representing Cassandra Karras School of Highland Dance)

Aggregate Intermediate Category: Aila Suzuki #240 (representing Cassandra Karras School of Highland Dance).Paul Williams Photography

3) Aggregate Premier Under 16 Category:Austyn Woodward #279 (from Judy Hogg’s Celtic Rhythm)

Austyn Woodward #279 (from Judy Hogg’s Celtic Rhythm). Paul Williams Photography

The competition showcased remarkable talent, dedication, and passion for Highland dancing. Congratulations to all the participants, and a special salute to the champions!

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