juste-debout-2012-poland-italyThe Juste Debout 2012 international qualifiers continued last week in Italy and Poland, adding to the list of dancers competing at the world finals in Paris.

The qualifiers mark the two countries ahead of the annual upright styles hip hop dance battles coming to the UK this weekend.

Battle categories included 2 on 2 locking, 2 on 2 popping, 2 on 2 house, 2 on 2 hip hop, with toprocking and solo experimental added to the Italy preliminaries.

Juste Debout 2012 Poland – results

Locking: Grzelock and Edwin (Poland)
Popping: Baba Zula – Arman and Boo (Germany)
House: BW – ADN and Zwagga (Belgium)
Hip Hop: MIK Fam – Prince and Isaac (Germany)

Juste Debout 2012 Italy – results

House: Peeps and Daneshiro (France)
Locking: Darthryan and Tony Flower – Ryan and Tony Flower (Italy)
Popping: Gangsta Boogaloos  – Shorty and Ciro (Italy)
Hip Hop: Klan De Skillz  – Wally and Meth (Italy)
Experimental: B-Boy Giallo (Italy)
Top Rock: B-Boy Taje  (Italy)

Juste Debout, or ‘just stand up’ when translated from French, is an annual street dance competition held in Paris in the disciplines of hip hop, experimental top rock, locking, popping and house dance.

Juste Debout UK 2012 will come to London on Saturday 25 February, the second year the event has been held in England.

Juste Debout 2012 International tour and dates

Find out the results from previous Juste Debout Steez 2012 international preliminaries below

Japan: Tokyo – Friday 6 January – view results
China: Wuhan – Sunday 8 January – view results
Singapore : Singapore – Presets – Saturday 14 January; Final – Sunday 15 January – view results
Canada: Montreal – Saturday 21 January – view results
Sweden: Stockholm – Presets – Friday 27 January; Final – Saturday 28 January – view results
Spain: Madrid – Sunday 29 January ** – view results
Finland: Helsinki – Saturday 4 February – view results
Netherlands: Amsterdam – Sunday 5 February – view results
Ireland: Dublin – Saturday 11 February ** – view results
Switzerland: Geneva – Sunday 12 February – view results
Poland: Szczecin – Sunday 19 February **
UK: London – Saturday 25 February – view results
Germany: Dusseldorf – Sunday 26 February – view results
France: Paris (City Hall) – Saturday 10 March
** denotes new countries added to the 2012 edition of Juste Debout