DOORS OPEN AT 1PM BATTLES START AT 2PM
*COACHES THAT BRING 5 OR MORE COMPETITORS GET IN FREE.
FRESH BEATS PROVIDED BY FLASHBACK "THE HISTORIAN"
AS WELL AS THE BREAKIN DJ'S FROM JUST HIP HOP DANCE STUDIO.
Rock Da Floor Kids Dance Battles is series of kid's Hip Hop dance competitions. The battles will be held at different participating facilities in and around Atlanta, Georgia. Rock Da Floor Kids Dance Battles main focus is to help develop the progression, self esteem, artistic expression and sportsmanship of each rising new dancer. The Battles will also provide a professional and encouraging environment in which students of all ages and levels can attend. Children are encouraged to challenge their versatility and creativity.
Founded by renown dancer, NYC pioneer bgirl, Honey Rockwell and Og All Star Kid Dynamo.
Rock Da Floor Kids Dance Battles is a family fun event open to kids of all ages and all skill levels.
Competitors shall compete at their actual age the date of competition.
•Bbaby – 6 years of age and under
•Junior – 7-12 years of age
•Teen – 13-17 years of age
Recommended but not limited to the experience and movements for each level of competition in hopes that competitors are better prepared to compete at their appropriate level.
Experience: 0-1 years
Top Rock: Basic
Transitions: Cork Screws and Cartwheels
Footwork: Sweeps, 6 Steps, CC or variations of shuffles
Freezes: Handstand, Baby Freeze, Bridge
Notes: Introduction of Breakin'
Experience: 2-3 years
Top Rock: Kick Cross Step, Indian Step, Salsa Step, Charlie, Rocking
Transitions: Cork Screws, Cartwheels, Squat Drop, Spin Down, Back Hand Spring, Front Swing
Footwork: Sweeps, 6 Steps, CC or variations of shuffles, Frosty Freeze, Around the World
Power: Swipes, Back Spin, 1 Windmill, 1 Flare, 1 Headspin
Freezes: Handstand, Baby Freeze, Bridge, Turtle, Chair
Experience: 3-4 years
Top Rock: Can execute effective rhythm and style.
Transitions: Clean connections from one move to the next.
Footwork: Can combine more than one footwork technique. Combos have a clean execution of a combo from beginning to end.
Power: More than one rotation in any of the following: Flare, Windmills, Backspins, Headspin, Air Flare or Acro.
Freezes: Stack more than 1 freeze without falling.
Note: Proficient in at least one style whether it be execution of power moves or style footwork.
Participants will be able to compete in the following categories:
1) BBABY: COMPETITORS IN OVERALL HIP HOP AND BREAKIN UNDER 6 YEARS OLD
2) BREAKIN 1 V 1 : LEVEL I, II, III JUNIORS & TEEN
3) MIXED STYLES CREW: 5 V 5
4) HIP HOP FREESTYLE: AGES 6-17 YEARS OF AGE
5) LOTTERY MIXED PAIR BATTLES (COACH & STUDENT)