The 16 poppers will compete at the UK B-Boy Championships Knockout Jam on Saturday 13 October at the O2 Islington Academy where the top dancers for the preliminaries will qualify for the main finals the following day in Brixton.
Presently Kite from Japan is the UK B-Boy Championships world popping champion (see results) although he will not be returning this year to defend his title.
Video: Nelson v Kite at UK B-Boy Championships finals 2011
UK BBoy Championships 2012 popping line up
Boogaloo Kin (Korea)
Jon Boogz (USA)
Monsta Pop (Canada)
Poppin C (Switzerland)
UK BBoy Championships
The UK B-Boy Championships is an annual b-boy (breakdance) battle starring the world’s best breakers and poppers battle at the world finals at the Brixton Academy, London.
The competition’s biggest attraction is its b-boy crew battles with Vagabond Crew becoming the UK B-Boy Championships 2011 world champions. Recently the full b-boy crew for the world finals were announced with the solo b-boy line up announcement imminent.
The 17th Annual B-Boy Championships World Finals takes place on 13 and 14 October at the O2 Islington Academy (knock out jam) and O2 Academy Brixton (world finals)