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  • Phil Wizard, Luma reign supreme at inaugrual Pan Am Championship

    The atmosphere at the event was electric throughout the weekend and the level of Breaking over the two days of competition was outstanding. In total, 91 b-boys and 52 b-girls from 16 countries participated at the Championship.

    31/05/2023 read more ...
  • Breaking a smash success at 2023 Southeast Asian Games

    The Breaking competition at Cambodia 2023 showcased a wealth of exceptional talent and skill from Breakers across Southeast Asia.

    26/05/2023 read more ...
  • Call for Asian candidates for the Athletes Commission

    The AC represents the interest of the athletes, advises the Presidium on matters that are relevant to the athletes, and works to improving the communication between the Presidium and the athletes.

    25/05/2023 read more ...
  • 2023 WDSF African Breaking Championship

    The first WDSF Breaking Continental Championships ever held in Africa ended in dramatic fashion with B-girl El Mamouny (MOR) and B-boy Billy (MOR) claiming gold in their respective finals – the first African champions in WDSF Breaking history.

    16/05/2023 read more ...
  • B-boy Menno, B-girl Nicka Claim Gold at European Breaking Championship

    The competition played a crucial role in the qualification process for the Olympic Games Paris 2024, providing coveted points for the WDSF Breaking for Gold Ranking List and an additional opportunity for the athletes to qualify for the Olympic Qualifier Series

    08/05/2023 read more ...
  • 100 days to go before the start of the European Games 2023

    Anyone who registers now will have the opportunity to buy 4 tickets for a chosen sport with a 25% discount.

    13/03/2023 read more ...

Don't Lift The Pencil 20/01/2018

YOG Picto for Breaking © Jacobowski The Organising Committee for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games rolled out the official pictogrammes used to identify 34 sports and disciplines featuring with competitions. They bring a truly innovative spin to a concept which came of age with the Olympic Games 1972 in Munich.

"Draw B-Girl Brenda Romero in a headspin - but don't lift the pencil off the paper!" were the instructions given to 500 children at different schools in Buenos Aires.

The outcome is superimposed on the photograph.

Read more abot the creative process behind the designing of the 34 pictobgrammes here. Or watch in the clip below!

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