UK B-Boy Championships – Eastern Europe Qualifier 2013

UK B-Boy Championships – Eastern Europe Qualifier 2013

Qualifier of an International dance competition taking place in Bratislava (Slovakia) 7th September 2013.
Qualifier is opened for all of Europe.

Dates: 6.-8.September 2013

6.9. – Warm up party and Panel talk
7.9. – Main event and After party
8.9. – Workshops

Time schedules for whole event will be announced approximately one week before the competition considering the number of qualified dancers.

MAIN DAY / Hlavný deň súťaže
12:00 Doors open / Otvorenie
12:00 – 13:30 Registration / Registrácia
14:00 – 15:50 Hip hop preselection / Preselekcia
16:00 – 16:50 Breaking preselection / Preselekcia
17:00 – 17:50 Popping preselection / Preselekcia
17:50 – 18:30 Pause, Cercles / Prestávka
18:30 – Battles – Hip hop, Breaking, Popping
21:00 – FINAL BATTLES / Finálové battles
– Popping, Breaking, Hip hop

Bratislava / Slovakia

Venue :
Majestic Music Club
Karpatská 2
811 05 Bratislava
YMCA Building
(Accessible by buses and trolleys number: 34, 61, 64, 74, 201, 204, 209, 210 – KARPATSKÁ)

Club + discussion :
Továrenská 14
811 07 Bratislava
(Accessible by buses: 50, 70, 78, 88, N33, X13 – WUSTENROT)

– discussion will be at the same spot as the party

Categories SOLOS:
1vs1 Hip Hop Freestyle
1vs1 Popping
1vs1 B-boy battle

Guests (judges):

BEN (Germany) – Hip Hop freestyle
NIAKO (France) – Hip Hop freestyle, Popping
DAMON FROST (Sweden/USA) – Hip Hop freestyle, Popping
DJ RENEGADE (UK) – Bboy, Popping
LAMINE (France) – Bboy
ROBIN (Russia) – Bboy

Guests (DJs):

DJ RENEGADE (UK) – Hip hop freestyle
DJ MADA (UK) – Popping, Bboy battle


10 € for audience and dancers
(there is no registration fee or limited number of categories you can enter)

From each category the 1st place winner will fly to UK and represent Eastern Europe in The UK Champs World Championships Finals 2013. With covered travel expanses and accommodation.

More info about qualifier:

When : Sunday 8th September 2013
Where : Street Dance Academy, Mliekarenská 10, Bratislava
bus stop: Mliekarenská (98,66)

Workshop Schedule :
11:00 – 12:20 – Bboy Robin – Breakin class
12:30 – 13:50 – Bboy Lamine – Breakin class
14:00 – 15:20 – Dj Renegade – Breakin class
15:30 – 16:50 – Ben – Hip hop class (FULL)
17:00 – 18:20 – Damon Frost – Poppin class
18:30 – 19:50 – Niako – Hip hop class (FULL)
20:00 – 21:20 – Dj Renegade – Poppin class

Since Ben’s first class is already full, we decided to do another one
14:00-15:20 – Ben – Hip Hop class

Prices : 1 workshop – 10 €

We have only 30 spots for every workshop. The sooner you register, the bigger chance you get to be part of it. In case there is not enough people in the class, it will be canceled.

Registration for BATTLES:
include: name (+crew), style (breaking/poppin/hip hop), country

Registration for WORKSHOPS:
subject: WORKSHOPS
include: your name, name of the class, time of the class

After registration you will receive a confirmation email from us.

Ask questions at:
Subject: INFO
If you need any help do not hesitate to contact us. We will reply to you as soon as possible.


Bratislava, the capital city of Slovakia, is very easily accessible since Airport, Bus Station and Railway station are all located in the city. Easiest options to get to Bratislava:

– M.R. Stefanik Airport – BTS – Airport located directly in Bratislava (15 minutes from center accessible by bus number 61)
– Vienna International Airport – VIE – Airport located in Schwechat/Austria 1 hour drive from Bratislava accessible by coaches

– Main train station in centre of Bratislava – Hlavna Stanica
– Petrzalka railway station connected to Vienna (15 minutes from center)

Autobusova Stanica Mlynske Nivy – located 2 km from city center


HOTEL : (4****)
– Rooms with air-conditioning, Professional service, Friendly well trained staff, Great and healthy breakfast, Pillow menu, Parking directly in front of the hotel, Relax center, Thai massage, pool, tennis courts…
– hotel is accessible by bus – 15 minutes from train station, 25 minutes from airport,
– studio for workshops is 2 minute walk from the hotel (across the street)
– club is 10 minutes away by bus during the day and 24 minutes during the night

– The price for everyone who makes a reservation from our guest is having price 59€/night per room with breakfast
– different prices will be written in the hotel description
– only thing you have to do is say that you are coming for UK Champs Qualifier and they will automatically give you discount

– for more information about hotel check their official website

– best hostel in the center of Bratislava
– hostel is 3 minutes walk from Bratislava Main Train Station and 2 minutes from the event Venue
– party is accessible by only one bus (5 minutes)
– studio is accessible by only one trolley (7minutes)
– provided with the kitchen
– rooms for more people

– Make reservation at the official page of the hostel
– pay only reservation fee
– there will be 30-40% discount made after you check in depending on the room you are taking
– only thing you have to do is say that you are coming for UK Champs Qualifier at the reception and they will calculate your discount

– in case the hostel is full the same discount applies for hostel
– in historical center of bratislava, little further from venue but closer to the party and workshops

– for more information check official websites of both hotels,


Founded in 1996 by DJ Hooch, the UK B-Boy Championships is one of the world’s greatest annual hip-hop events. Winners from a series of international eliminations travel from all corners of the globe to the UK to represent their country at one of the most eagerly anticipated competitions in the hip-hop calendar. The event features the best solo breakers, poppers, hip-hop dancers and b-boy crews from across the globe. It also plays host to some of the most exciting hip-hop music artists to visit the UK.Each year 5000 fans flock to witness the incredible high-energy action as the dancers go head-to-head, battling it out for the coveted World Titles. This year the finals are going to take place in Birmingham – 22th September.

More info about competition:

More info about qualifier:

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