Mangalurean Renessa Walder to represent Oman at World Hip Hop Dance Championship in USA

Daijiworld Media Network – Muscat

Muscat, July 15: Nine dancers from Oman will represent the country at the World Hip Hop Dance Championship – Varsity Division – in Phoenix, Arizona, in the southwestern United States, from August 6-13. More than 4,000 of the best dancers in the world are expected to participate in the World Hip Hop Dance Championship 2022 which is one of the most famous and toughest dance competitions in the world, and also called the “Dance Olympics”. Mangalurea Renessa Walder is one of them.

Renessa is the eldest daughter of Ajith and Naina Walder, who is currently studying in Class X at Al Wadi Kabir Indian School in Muscat, Oman.

Ajith Walder is a well-known community leader and the former President of MCCP, Muscat – Oman. It has its roots originating from Loretto-Bantwal.

The other eight members of the group are Rishab Gupta, Shrika Shaji, Divit Kashyap, Sneha Buddhia, Rezwin Geordi, Leando Rayner, Anaida Shokrekhoda, Vaidehi Rastogi and Nia Bailwad. The team is called ‘The Arab Teens’. The team’s performance at the competition will be choreographed by Prasanth Shinde, while Shiv Gupta and Nadeem al Balushi are the group directors.

Arab Teens team manager Tejas Udani Gupta said it was the only team from the Gulf to be present at the prestigious event for two minutes.

Renessa’s caliber and dance prowess earned her a spot in the World Hip Hop Dance Championship. Her innate multi-faceted talent was showcased from the age of 6 and her various awards speak for herself. Renessa’s most prestigious award is “Student of the Year 2020” from RADA Dance Academy-Mumbai. She was endorsed by everyone who caught a glimpse of her incredible talent as one that could take the dance industry by storm.

Renessa has created and posted many great videos on Instagram ( and YouTube (

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