PETALING JAYA: Malaysian teenager Muhammad Daniel Mohammed and his coach Sylvia Yeoh showed off their dancing prowess to clinch the top prize at the Blackpool Dance Festival 2017.
Held at The Winter Gardens in Blackpool, England, in May, the duo beat more than 50 participants from around the world to A1 for all Single Dances and A1 for Multi Dances in Latin and ballroom dance.
They walked away with medals and certificates for both categories.
Muhammad Daniel, 17, took up dancing when he was 10 and has taken part in competitions locally and abroad.
The Form Five student of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan USJ 12 in Subang Jaya said this was his first win in Europe after almost seven years of hard work.