DDF Crew Join iPro Sport World Cup Of Gymnastics Line-Up

Matchroom Sport are pleased to announced Belgian sensations DDF Crew will perform live during the forthcoming iPro Sport World Cup of Gymnastics at The O2, London on Saturday, April 8.

DDF’s spectacular extreme jump rope routines are a rapid visual combination of hip hop, acrobatics, gymnastics and breakdancing which will bring energy, excitement and unforgettable stunts to the iPro Sport World Cup of Gymnastics.

Formed in Belgium in 2003, DDF Crew rose to fame in winning Holland’s Got Talent in 2012 and have performed globally from Las Vegas to Abu Dhabi, New York to Tokyo and will wow crowds in London at The O2.

A representative for DDF Crew said: “It’s an honour to be part of this event. We can’t wait to show our skills for so many people.”

A spokesperson for Matchroom Sport said: “We wanted the iPro Sport World Cup of Gymnastics to be a true show, not just of top-class gymnastics but of great entertainment too and with the acts we have announced that is exactly what we will have at The O2 on April 8.

“We are delighted to have DDF Crew performing during both the men’s and women’s sessions and we know they will leave spectators mesmerised with their incredible routines.”

As well as DDF Crew, the crowd will be entertained by a number of other acts to support the iPro Sport World Cup of Gymnastics. Max Whitlock will perform two routines during each session while Gaius Thompson and Reiss Beckford, Whitlock’s South Essex Gym Club gym-mates, will compete in an exciting ‘Gymnastics Battle’.

Britain’s Got Talent stars Boogie Storm are set to bring their unique act to The O2, performing their crushing dance routines during both sessions. Reigning BCA National Champions Unity Allstars Ruby cheerleading team will also dazzle the crowd, with further acts to be announced.

The iPro Sport World Cup of Gymnastics sees the world’s best gymnasts invited to compete in the prestigious ‘all-around’ competition. The British gymnasts aiming to wow the home crowd will be Amy Tinkler, Ellie Downie, Sam Oldham and Brinn Bevan, who have 14 competition medals between them.

The iPro Sport World Cup of Gymnastics will feature nine male and nine female gymnasts including Ukraine’s Oleg Verniaiev the parallel bars Olympic Champion and 16-year-old Russian sensation Angelina Melinikova, the 2016 Rio Olympic Games team silver medallist. The women will compete in the afternoon on vault, uneven bars, beam and floor, while the men will compete in the evening over six testing apparatus (floor, pommel horse, rings, vault, parallel bars and the high bar).

Tickets for the World Cup of Gymnastics are on sale now with limited tickets remaining. Prices start from £30 per session, with family tickets for the whole day available from £99. Platinum VIP packages are available from £200 per person per session. Tickets are available at www.worldcupofgymnastics.com