Emily Hobson was born with Cystic Fibrosis. For 12 years she has lived with this debilitating disease and to overcome her illness and stay healthy she started dancing. http://www.cfnsw.org.au
12 years on and Dance has changed her life by keeping her fit and healthy .
Emily has been chosen to Dance at the 2018 Dance Worlds in Florida from the 28th April to 30th April.
She is the youngest member of her junior elite team (under 15's)to compete at the 2018 Dance Worlds in Florida and Summit Disney World in Orlando Florida May 5th to 6th 2018.
Both competitions required a bid to be won at Australian All stars Cheerleading Federation National Championships held in Melbourne in November 2017.
Emily has been dancing at Evolution of Dance EOD in Rutherford NSW Australia for over 4 years and in 2018 is a member of Youth Elite Under 12,s and Senior Elite under 18's and will also continue to compete in Dance doubles with her amazing Partner and finished 2nd in Melbourne in November in 2017.
At Nationals in 2017 Emily was a member of the following teams.
Youth Dance Doubles 2nd Place
Youth Elite Jazz 1st Place National Champions
Youth Elite Hip Hop 1st Place National Champions
Junior Elite Hip Hop 2nd Place National Champions
Pink Panthers Jnr Level 4 Cheer 1st Place National Champions and Pinnacle 2nd Place
Onyx Snr Level 5R 1st Place National Champions and Pinnacle Champion
Emily has had to overcome many adversities with her health and Cystic Fibrosis to compete at an Elite Level in both Cheer and Dance. With all the challenges that her CF throws at her she has never given up and never let her diagnosis stop her from striving to be the best she can be and doing the one thing she loves doing most in the world, with the support and love of her family, friends, team mates and amazing coaches, even when some days she struggles to even breathe.
We as a family are desperate to give Emily the opportunity to Fullfill her dream to "Dance on the World Stage" as her future health is uncertain due to the nature and the the insidious heart breaking Condition which there is no cure.
Please assist Emily to achieve her dream of representing not only EOD and the Hunter Valley But achieving her dream of going to Worlds and competing at the highest Level.