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Eagles announce dance spectacular for Challenge Cup game

17th of June 2013
Eagles announce dance spectacular for Challenge Cup game

Sheffield Eagles have teamed up with the Stepping Out Dance School for a spectacular dance performance...

Sheffield Eagles have teamed up with the Stepping Out Dance School for a spectacular dance performance at the Eagles massive Challenge Cup match against the London Broncos (Friday 12th July – 8.00pm) at Don Valley Stadium.

The Eagles are aiming for over 1,000 children to take to the field for the dance with the match being shown LIVE on Sky Sports.

Stepping Out Dance School, led by Michelle Farrar and the Sheffield E-Girls will be leading the dance which will be performed to the popular hit ‘Gangnam Style’ by Psy and children of all ages are encouraged to get onto the pitch and take part.

Speaking of the initiative, Eagles Marketing Manager, Liam Claffey said, “It’s great that we’ve been able to launch this initiative and team up with Michelle (Farrar) and everyone at Stepping Out who are great supporters of the Eagles.”

“The dance aims to encourage the youth of Sheffield to get down to the game, a chance to take to the pitch and dance at what will be one of the last ever major events at Don Valley Stadium.”

“Under 16s can take advantage of our fantastic season ticket promotion to gain free entry to the game and if you have not already done so, I would encourage all those who youngsters who want to come down and take part to sign up for a complimentary season ticket as soon as possible!”

“This is just the first in a long list of activities we have lined up in what will be packed night of entertainment down at Don Valley.”

In the next couple of weeks, Stepping Out will be uploading the dance to YouTube giving you the chance to practice the routines and sharpen up your dance moves prior to the big night!

The Eagles will be working with local schools and community clubs to ensure as many children as possible take part in what will be a great spectacle.

Michelle Farrar, owner of Stepping Out Dance School added, “It’s great to be teaming up with the Eagles on this great idea.”

“We have been proud partners of the Eagles for a number of years now with our dancers coming down to various games each season and also has seen the introduction of the E-Girls back to the club.”

“The interest from members of the dance school has been fantastic so far with many parents and relatives keen to get their tickets and down and watch the dance and the big match too!”

Advance tickets are priced at just £8 for Adults, £5 for Over 60s and only £3 for Under 16’s and Students with Under 16 Season Ticket Holders gaining FREE entry.

Advance ticket prices are available until Sunday 7th July and can be purchase from the Eagles Ticket Office at Don Valley Stadium or by calling 0114 261 0326, Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm.

Tickets are also available 24/7, seven days a week online by going to

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