Nathan was back in the US to compete in the 2017 CCA Showdown of Champions. He was 1st runner up for Grand Champion Amateur Solos, senior division winner for Amateur Solos and division winner for Challenge Solos. Also, he was chosen as part of the CCA All Pro Team! Members of the All Pro Team are chosen based on clogging skills, sportsmanship, attitude, outstanding effort, and portrayal of effort and dedication.
Nathan competed at the World Of Clogging Championships and he won the Solo Freestyle, Grand Champion Amateur Male Soloist and the Margie Hoover Award for Clogging Excellence.
East Coast Precision's first representation at a competition with Nathan Ballard and Amanda Lim competing at the Dollywood Clogging Championships in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee! They both entered Traditional Solos. In addition, Nathan also entered the Contemporary Amateur and Master Solos and Acapella categories.
And we are very proud to say he won two of those!! Congratulations Nathan!!