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New Zealand Dance Awards hit the Garden City

Aaron Dahmen

Every year, the country's top dancers descend on Christchurch to battle it out for the national title.

And for one 19-year-old, it's her third time on the big stage.

Aaron Dahmen slipped into his dancing shoes to cover the story.

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