Alex "Mechanikool" Peters

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Mechanikool is a student of the street dance art form known as Popping (Body Popping). He has been practising this style for 20 years so far and is still active as far as studying the style and teaching it to others.

 He is very passionate about teaching, mentoring and coaching. This has manifested through his work as a mentor in inner city London schools, a youth worker in East London youth clubs and a play working in projects in West London. As an active member of the street dance community, mechanikool has reputation for his ability to teach many students young and old. His most highest profile students being Diversity (winners of BGT 2009)

 Mechanikool was UK popping champion in 2009 & 2011. He has also won many other respected street dance competitions.

 Other interests include learning about communities and understanding value systems of individuals and groups, youth issues, mental health etc. Mechanikool will be venturing into new avenues that will allow him to explore these interests. Public speaking in various forums being a point of focus of late.

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