The award-winning street dance group Galvanize of the UST Senior High School won the Championship in the Asian Hiphop Competition, held on May 5, 2019 (Sunday) in Hongkong S.A.R., China.
The team was composed of:
Keith McKaile P. Anderson, Matthan Henri G. Ang, Miguel Francisco V. Bacani, Jonas Haydn B. Belgica, Julia Mae B. del Rosario, Lia Rezabella B. Escudero, Gabriel Joaquin D. Estrada, Andria S. Lopez, Ma. Kaela Joselle R. Madrunio, Yuri Miranda, Nina Marie A. Reyes, Ragde Dylan T. Ruiz, Regina Sacdalan, and Reynante Talactac IV. They were coached by Jan Matthew Almodovar and were accompanied by Mr. Reinhel Angelo Sicat, Ms. Hera Alexan Benitez, and Mr. Jake Rovin Morales.
Galvanize bested teams from Japan, South Korea, Macau, Hongkong, Taiwan, and the Philippines.
In both 2018 and 2019, Galvanize took home the championship of the University Athletics Association of the Philippines (UAAP) Seasons 80 and 81 Street Dance Competition. They were also the Step Up 2016 & 2017 Champions, and were the local championships for Asian Hiphop 2018.