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  • Team Argentina

    The Organising Committee of the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games informs about the breaking squad representing the host country gearing up to take part in the 2018 World Youth Breaking Championships in Japan.

    21/02/2018 read more ...
  • Live From Sochi

    There will be a live blog from Sochi, RUS, to report on the events takin g place there over the upcoming weekend. European Championships in Youth Latin and Standard Formation plus a World Cup in Junior Rock 'n' Roll ...

    21/02/2018 read more ...
  • First Stop: Helsinki

    The first leg of the GrandSlam Series 2018 brings the world's best in Standard and Latin to the Finnish capital on 3 and 4 March. A new setting, the Vantaa Energia Arena, and a new visual concept for the GrandSlam are waiting.

    21/02/2018 read more ...
  • Your Brand Here

    With the launch of the DanceSport Total - DST LIVE streaming platform imminent, WDSF presents an important pilllar which should help to make the DST endeavour sustainable - and to keep DST affordable for all involved.  

    16/02/2018 read more ...
  • On A Tight Schedule

    The roll-out and launch of the new streaming platform DST has initially been scheduled for the first week of March but has now been advanced to the 16 and 17 of February. The pressure is on to deliver the concept on time!

    14/02/2018 read more ...
  • Divine Groove

    An article in the recent edition of the German news magazine DER SPIEGEL looks at dancing, its enduring appeal and its many health benefits. And it praises "Break The Tango," a dance show where Tango meets Streetdance.

    13/02/2018 read more ...

Moving To Stage Two 08/08/2017

B-Boy Benz and Nosher Crew, VIE It has been an intense week that followed an even more intense day. On Monday 31 July - very close to the end of the day as per UTC - the uploading of videos was brought to an abrupt halt ... "We are experiencing technical challenges on," was the word that went out through the social media. "Send your video to!"

These challenges were later explained by our tech partners: "The reason we had issues is that the platform went from 200 requests per minute to over 1000 requests per minute within 5 minutes. The system is set to autoscale, however it took a while to scale out the servers for such a demand." With everybody procrastinating until the deadline for submission was only minutes away, this was bound to happen.

It took a few more days than scheduled to round up all the submissions from where the last-second entrants had sent or uploaded them in their despair. This, in turn, delayed the handover of the videos to the ten judges. But in the end it all worked out and the people doing the scrutiny have just announced that the results should be online sometime during the day tomorrow - 9 August - on

B-Boy Benz (pictured above with his crew) will find out whether he will move on to Stage Two of "Breaking for Gold" or not. He is from Vietnam, the Continental Qualifier he would be assigned to takes places in Taipei, TPE, on 2 December.

I'm B-Boy Benz (Nosher Crew) from Hoi An, Vietnam. Breaking is my passion and I really want to join worldwide breaking events to represent Vietnam and battle with other b-boys all around the world. Breaking For Gold is my chance, so check it out!

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