The qualifying stages for the Street Dance XXL Championships 2011 will take place at Move It at Kensington Olympia.

A specially built 500 seat arena will be constructed in the venue to accomodate the audience.

Visitors attending Move It will be allowed to watch the qualifiers for free with a valid ticket to the exhibition.

It is also rumoured that a deal for later stages of the championships to broadcast on television is being brokered, although full details remain are not confirmed.

Masters of Motion (formerly Masters of Movement) won the Street Dance XXL Championships 2010 at the ExCel London in July, also winning a role in the Streetdance 3D sequel.

Previously known as G Force, Street Dance Weekend has been the starting point for many dance groups that have gone on to appear on television. Previous Street Dance Weekend champions include, Diversity, Flawless and recently, Status, Twist & Pulse, Peridot and Myztikal.

Move It is an annual dance exhibition that takes place at the Kensington Olympia in West London. Each year it attracts over 20,000 visitors coming to watch dance performances, audition, take masterclasses and exhibit their businesses.

Move It 2011 takes place from 10-13 March.