Is Breakdance corrupted nowadays?

After 2 of the biggest Breakdance Events happened lately, there is a lot of talking about the results.

 

At Red Bull BC One in Amsterdam BBoy Menno, who is a BBoy from the Netherlands and also Red Bull BC One all-star and sponsored by Red Bull took the win.

The evolution of battles

Not only the Breakdance scene has changed a lot in the past years but also the battles have changed in various ways.In this article, we will talk about the three important changes in Breakdance battles. Which are: Structure, intention, and attention.

Structure

The structure of Breakdance battles changed in

Difference between Breakdance and Dance

Ok so Breakdance has the word dance is it but first of all is it a dance and where are the differences?

We want to start with what Breakdance and dancing, in general, have in common (with dance we don’t mean one in particular, though we are referring to the

Dream teams – dope or unfair?

We all know and probably also admire them because they often win every battle there is. We are talking about the dream crews, dream duos, dream trios et cetera. They exist in every sport.

How do these dream teams come about?

There are two sorts of dream teams, the one

How to create new Breakdance moves

Since I’m a Bboy I know how frustrating it can be to watch other Bboys creating new movements every day while you just don’t have any ideas about creating new moves. Probably most dancers have these frustrating moments. But there are also moments where you just randomly find dope new

First qualifications how it went

Since a few days, the results of the first qualifiers for the youth Olympics are online. We knew that not everyone was totally on board with Breakdance in the Olympics but we didn’t expect to see so many bad responses to the recent qualifier round.

So why did the Breakdance

The problem with POWERMOVES…

 

As we all know Breakdance consists of different elements: Toprock, Footwork, Freezes and Powermoves. In the last few years, Bboying has come to a point where most of the dancers are focused on combining all 4 of these elements and creating their own moves. 
So the mixture of styles

Respect

Screenshot 2017-07-14 14.28.46Breakdance is build on respect, without it, it probably wouldn’t even exist.

Breakdance firstly started out to be an alternative to street fights. Instead of hitting each other they started battling against one another. But that could only work if everyone followed the one rule, may the better B-boy win.

Breakdance and mainstream

Screenshot 2017-07-01 00.45.29Breakdance always had this reputation of being a cool sport to do. But since a few years Breakdance became more than just that. For instance crews are traveling around the world playing there shows to thousands of people or just a few months ago it was told to the world