It’s about that time of year again, when the best of the best touchdown in London to find the best B-boys at the moment. This year the UK B-boy Championship Knock Out Jam will take place on 15th October, making way for the World Finals on Sunday 16th October at the o2 Academy, Brixton.
Guaranteed to be a major event on the calendar, the event will be hosted by legends, Crazy Legs and Afrika Islam. French crew, Vagabonds, will be defending their championship title against some of the best in the game including Soul Mavericks (UK), Illusion Exists (Russia) and Jinjo (Korea). Many will also hope to be crowned the new champion of the soloist and popping competition categories.
Tickets are available from TicketWeb here and make sure to check out the BBoy Championships YouTube channel here to witness the level of talent that will be on display in a couple of weeks.
In the meantime, here’s a short film by French filmmaker, Siemieniec Tomson, highlighting the phenomenal skills of New York’s dancers.