Sagar and Nupur are the founders of On 8 Inc Dance and Fitness Studio. This is a unique space that nurtures all art forms, including dance, theatre, photography, films and more.
Sagar and Nupur are among the top Latin Dance artists in India, specializing in Bachtata. They have been trained by some of the best names in the world including 22 time world champion, Alien Ramirez, World Champions, Nestor and Katrina, Jaime Jesus, Junior and Emily, Carlos and Eli, Chiquito, Little Liz and lots more.
They have trained and performed with Modus Viviendi, headed by Nestor Manuelin. It was during their training days at Latin Dance Australia that they discovered their passion of Bachata.
Their love for Bachata and other Latin Dance Forms has made them represent India on several global platforms such as Sydney, Melbourne, Hong Kong and Singapore. Along with their team, they have bagged several national titles as well.
Sagar and Nupur currently spearhead Team Adelante which trains amateur dancers in various Latin Styles.
Sagar and Nupur have performed, taught and competed in the following Latin Festivals:
- Asian Open Salsa Championships
- Sydney International Bachata Festival
- Melbourne International Latin Festival
- Singapore International Latin Festival
- Pune International Dance Congress
- India International Dance Congress
- Goa International Dance Congress
- Goa International Latin Festival
- India International Salsa Congress
They have also taken a keen interest in Dance for Therapeutic Purposes and have worked with pioneers in the field like Tripura Kashyap and Brinda Jacob. They are currently developing exclusive models that use movement and dance as a learning tool for children.
Staying loyal to their first love, Latin Dancing, they have bagged several national titles at the amateur and professional levels. Some achievements of Sagar and Nupur and their team at On 8 Inc are as follows:
Pune International Dance Congress- Runners Up (Latin Amateur)
- Special Achievement Award- LDA Ball, Sydney
- Goa International Latin Festival- Runners Up (Professional Solo)
- Goa International Latin Festival- Second Runners Up (Amateur Couple)
- Goa International Latin Festival- Runners Up (Amateur Solo)
- India International Dance Congress- Second Runners Up (Pro-Am Couple)
- Finalists in Dance India Dance- Doubles