With entries rolling in for the Montpellier Breaking Contest we thought you might like a sneak peak at our expert panel of judges who will be reviewing all the entries.
Narumi is a pioneer of the worldwide Breaking scene, and has won more than 40 international competitions. As the leader of the Body Carnival crew, she has won a number of international competitions representing Japan. She is active internationally pushing her motto of ”keep challenging toward goals and dreams”. She was certified as Bgirl of the Year in 2016 by World of Dance and was a judge at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Argentina.
Mounir has been World Champion in Breaking an incredible 13 times and is part of the Vagabond Crew, one of the most successful Breaking crew in the world. In 2014, Mounir created his motivation program HWE (Hard Work Easy Everything), through which he promotes self-confidence and motivation to achieve goals.
Asia One is known worldwide as a Bgirl icon, Hip-Hop pioneer and activist. She is a member of Mighty Zulu Kweenz, Fame City Graffiti Crew, and Queenz of Hip-Hop. She has over 20+ years teaching and mentoring young people about the culture of Hip-Hop and community stewardship as well as the discipline of breaking from a female perspective. Currently she is working with the Hip-Hop Vanguard to help regrow Hip-Hop culture, and with USA Breakin to help create an Olympic pathway for the USA.
Fun Fact - She appeared in the hit movie Step Up 2: The Streets.
Entry Dates for the Montpellier Breaking Contest
Video Entries 9 July - 21 August
Public vote 9 July - 26 August
Judges vote 27th August
Final online battles : 12th September
There are some awesome tracks by DJ Fleg available for qualification videos which you can download here. DJ Fleg will also be providing the mix during the Live Battles in the final stage.
So what are you waiting for enter now!