European Championships

KEY FEATURES

“HIP HOP” is “UNITING” – coming together, sharing, respecting each other and learning from one another in order to grow and create better results. During 2017 we had over 1500 dancers, and this year we expect a great event. Hip Hop Unite is proud to arrange the Event in Top Hotel in Prague, which is in the center of Europe, and will attrack alot of member countries.
  • International event with over 17 country members.
  • International judge panel, where majority of the judges are HHU certified.
  • International workshops, and coming together.
  • Clear Rules & Regulations for all divisions.
  • Small Crew competitions in: cadet, junior, adult, senior
  • Mega Crew divisions.
  • DUO competitions in cadet, junior, adult and senior divisions
  • Youth Battle 1vs1 Hip Hop
  • Adult Battle 1vs1 Hip Hip
  • Judges Feedback after the Finals
  • Medals, Trophies and Prize Money

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JUDGES

Our international judges, DJ & MC
Head Judge
Musta Elbahi, Denmark
Chair and Co-founder of HHU. Musta is from Morocco & has been in the entertainment industry professionally for over 25yrs,  as a dancer , artist developer, choreographer, teacher & event organizer.
Judge 1
Obelixx, Portugal
Obelixx is from Portugal. 24 years of experience with Popping, House, Hip Hop and Afro. CEO & Fer @ Obelixx Popping Factory. Marco is known and respected as a leader in the Dance Commulnity.
Judge 2
Svatava, Czech Republic
Svatava is member of HHU Technical Committee and international judge. Experience dancer, choreographer and judge. Comprehensive experience in dancehall and as a performer.
Judge 4
Ekaterina, Russia
Ekaterina is the Chair of HHU Russia. Over 20 years of dance experience. She is head of a hip-hop dance studio and has great experience in coaching and Director of mass hip-hop show Yekaterinburg.
Judge 4
Fanny, Belgium
Dancer, choreographer from Belgium. Followed dance education in LA and other international educations. Worked with a lot of artists for shows, videoclips, tv,.., but mostly known choreographer of multi-winning crews.
Judge 5
Snu Dee, Germany
Snu Dee is originally from Angola, but lives in Germany. Snu Dee is a well-known choreographer, dancer and instructor. He has several Battle achievements and done shows and workshops in many countries.
Judge 6
Zara, UK
Zara is one of the top dancers in UK and has been a professional dancer for many years. She is trained in the styles of Hip Hop, Commercial , Locking, Krumping, Popping and House.
Judge 7
Wicked, Germany
Wicked is a choreographer, dancer and International judge. Member of HHU Technical Committee. A well-known B-boy and huge experience in the battle, locking and popping world.
Judge 8
Tarik, Portugal
Choreography as a speciality, Tarik Chand is known by his unique style, and passionate way of moving. Dancing, event planning, teaching and performing with Top Artists.
HHU DJ
DJ Leagz, Netherlands
HHU official DJ is DJ Leagz from The Netherlands. Our excellent DJ who knows how to spin that beat.
HHU MC
Vince, Netherlands
HHU official MC is Vince Charming from The Netherlands. An excellent MC who understand the flavour of Hip Hop.

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PROGRAM

Our Time Table from 10th - 12th of May 2018

THURSDAY

10TH MAY 2018

To be announced in April

FRIDAY

11TH MAY 2018

To be announced in April

Download Time Talbe (PDF)

SATURDAY

12TH MAY 2018

To be announced in April

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REGISTRATION FEE

Overview of the participation fees
...CREW
Euro40
Fee for each crew dancer
Participation fee for crew competition per dancer  –  Free Battle Participation when registrating for crew  –  Water during the competition  –  Certificates for all dancers  –  Prize Money and Medals for all Medalists
...DUO
Euro10
Fee for each DUO dancer
Participation fee for each dancer for DUO’s  –  Water during the competition  –  Certificates for all dancers  –  Prize Money and Medals for all Medalists  –  International Judges.
...BATTLE
Euro10
Fee for Battle (not in crew comp.)
Participation fee for each Battle dancer not competiting in the Crew competitions –   Prize Money and Medals for all Winner in Adult  –  International Judges.

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FAQ

Generic Questions About This Event

Do you have a Code of Conduct?

Hip Hop Athletes are obligated to follow the good spirit of the sport and ethical values of the sport, the principles of Fair Play, National and International Anti-Doping Codes and other rules and regulations that are in force.

Fair Play is often referred to as “the spirit of sport”, it is essence of Olympism; it is how we play true. The spirit of sport is the celebration of the human spirit, body and mind, and is characterized by to following values:
• Ethics, fair play and honesty • Health • Excellence in performance • Character and education • Fun and joy • Teamwork • Dedication and commitment • Respect for rules and laws • Respect for yourself and other participants • Courage • Community and solidarity

What is Hip Hop Unite?

“HIP HOP” is “UNITING” – coming together, sharing, respecting each other and learning from one another in order to grow and create better results.

The idea behind HIP HOP UNITE is to create a well structured organization offering hip hop workshops, education and national, european and world championships focusing on the needs of dancers, coaches and clubs

How can we register for the event?

Our registration process is very simple. Please go to the top of this page and click on the “Register” Button.

On this form registration form you can register your team in Cadet small crew, Junior small crew, Adult small Crew, Senior Small Crew, Mega Crew, DUO’s and Battles.

What about the music?

We do not accept or use CD – You need to upload your music upon registration of your team or send the music to musta@hiphopunite.com, and we’ll have it tested and ready to go on the day. The format must be MP3.

Crews are required to BRING AT LEAST ONE (1) CD with your music to the event as backup – JUST IN CASE THERE ARE PROBLEMS WITH THE UPLOADED MP3-TRACK. The backup-CD should be labeled, being clearly identified with the following: Category, Name of Crew, Country. Example is the following: Cadet_NoWayCrew_France

Is it possible to substitute a dancer?

For SMALL CREW a total of two (2) members can be substituted from the preliminary round to the final round but any change must be authorized by the Head Judge.

For MEGA CREW a total of four (4) members can be substituted from the preliminary round to the final round but any change must be authorized by the Head Judge. .

Can we test the floor/stage?

A floor check is planned for all crews Friday morning between 9.00 am – 11.00 am.

Each crew will have the possibility to test the stage and music for about 1 min. However, time permitting, we will make every effort to allow each crew to test the stage for 1-2 min.

Crew dancer in the Battle?

All the crew dancers who have paid registration fee to compete in cadet, junior, adult, senior and mega crews, can participate in the Battle 1vs1 free of charge.

At Hip Hop Unite we offer the following to battle categories: Hip Hop 1vs1 Adult & Hip Hop 1vs1 Youth. The Youth category is from 7-12 years old.

Do you give Prize money?

Yes, Prize Money is awarded in the Adult and Mega Crew Division for all medalists (1st, 2nd and 3rd places).

The prize money will be paid out to the winning crews right after the finals by the Secretary General.

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HOTEL OFFERING

Our official hotel and special offering to dancers

ADDRESS AND ROOM RATES

TOP HOTEL PRAHA & CONGRESS CENTRE

Blažimská 1781/4
Prague 149 00
Tel.: +420 267 284 111
revenue@tophotel.cz

MEALS IN THE HOTEL

TO BE ANNOUNCED

HOTELS SURROUNDING TOP HOTEL

  • Hotel Chodov
    Mírového Hnutí 2137, Praha, 149 00, Czech Republic
  • Best Western Amedia Praha
    Türkova 5a/2318, Praha, 14900, Czech Republic

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LOCATION

Top Hotel Praha, Blažimská 1781/4, PSČ 149 00, Czech Republic

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PARTNERS

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