THE D2MG STORY
It's been a long way from when we began. During that time, D2MG has gone through many phases of change. In order to honour the past contributions of all the previous generations leading up to today, we've constructed this timeline to celebrate our past milestones and achievements.
THE D2MG TIMELINE
D2MG was formed by a group of enthusiastic students from UNSW with a real passion in hiphop and its way of life.
D2MG officially becomes a student society in UNSW, led by Michael Liu
In D2MG’s first year, acquired 500 members (surprising!)
Established D2MG Hiphop dance classes / DJ Classes and Hiphop camp!
The society quickly became the biggest Hiphop society in Sydney.
Knowledge was shared to other Hiphop enthusiasts creating a unique culture within the UNSW world
D2MG launches its first website
Victor Caringal becomes president of D2MG
John Chow becomes president of D2MG
D2MG establishes its class format
D2MG kicks off its “Level” Showcases with Level 1
Katrina Orpilla becomes president of D2MG
Established the Next Gen Jam events which were to establish the next generation of dancers in battle (It was also invited to perform as part of the annual Platform Hiphop Festival)
Hosting workshops with international guests – Suga Pop, Bboy Venum, Bboy Blond and Hong 10 (to name a few)
Mark Coronel becomes president of D2MG
Nominated Number 1 Club campus for O-Week (2 years in a row)
Best exhibiting club for foundation day (won $500 tab)
Vivian Mai becomes president of D2MG
Working together with a great executive team to help run Level 6 and Level 7 showcases held at the Roundhouse
Nancy Xu (Froggy) becomes president of D2MG
Recruiting 300 members for each year
Establishing of The Next Level Dance Camp for D2MG
Establishing TDV – The Dancevengers, a charity organised funded through busking using dance on the streets
Ken Yap becomes president of D2MG
Ran large workshops and dance battles within D2MG
Christina Rusli becomes president of D2MG
D2MG kicks off BEATDOWN
Alice Tauv becomes president of D2MG
Introduced the first 10 weeks Beatbox course for D2MG
Led D2MG to win Synergy 8’s Soc vs Soc battle
Patrick Fong becomes president of D2MG
Samantha Tran Achieves our first sponsorship with Audio-Technica
Jessica Vania Rompis becomes president of D2MG
D2MG re-launches its website with a clarified mission, purpose and brand positioning (the one you're looking at now!)
Alan Lu and Ray Chia work together to re-design and test a new structure the D2MG Crew
Venus Pun becomes president of D2MG
Mathew Vo creates Just Dance
Venus Pun teaches a school workshop for over 20 primary school kids at Chester Hill North Public in partnership with ASPIRE
Mathew Vo becomes president of D2MG
Establish sponsorship with Freshtee
Achieved the largest 2v2 dance battle in Australia - LEVEL XII, registration number 53 teams.
Establish the connection with UNSW RapSoc.
Jonathan Tandjung becomes president of D2MG
Establish sponsorship with PUSHA
Taro Aoki becomes president of D2MG
Laura Huynh becomes president of D2MG