The LTD Edition Cloggers from Greenbrier, competition team “LTD Express,” competed in Branson, Mo., on Friday, June 14, at the 31st Annual Grand National Challenge of Champions and came home with three big wins. Competing against teams from, Missouri, Tennessee, Colorado, Indiana, Oklahoma, Illinois, Kansas, and other clogging teams from Arkansas, “LTD Express” won first place in the Traditional Line category; second place in the Exhibition category; and 2nd Place in the Duo/Duet category. Winning first and second places in their division “LTD Express” qualified to compete this coming Labor Day in the USA National Clogging Championships held in Nashville, Tenn., the Olympics of the clogging world. “LTD Express” team members for 2013 are Lanita Pettey Hammett, of Houston, Ark., Angelia, Sydney, and Hannah Bernhardt, of Damascus, Ark., Amanda Peacock Rooney, of Guy, and Director/Instructor Cj Conine from Pickles Gap. The “LTD Edition” Cloggers hold their practices and classes at the Greenbrier City Event Center in Greenbrier.
The LTD Edition Cloggers from Greenbrier, competition team "LTD Express," competed in Branson, Mo., on Friday, June 14, the 1st Place Traditional Line Winners back row are (From left) Angelia Bernhardt, Lanita Pettey Hammett; and front row (From left): Amanda Peacock Rooney, Cj Conine and Sydney Bernhardt. SUBMITTED PHOTO