World Championships

DUO REGISTRATION

Dead Line for registration is 21st of September 2018

SUBMIT YOUR MUSIC

Dead Line for registration is 21st of September 2018

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 ECC LEIDEN  from 18th – 20th of October 2018, 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

OUR

JUDGES

Our international judges, DJ & MC
Crew 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.
Duo & Battle
Obelixx - Portugal
Obelixx is from Portugal. 24 years of experience with Popping, House, Hip Hop and Afro. CEO & Fer @ Obelixx Popping Factory. Obelixx is known and respected in the dance community.
Crew Judge
Ekaterina - Russia
Dancer, choreographer & judge. 23 years of dance experience. 8 years of Coaching & judging experience. Member of HHU Technical Committee & Chair of HHU Rusia. Ekaterina is also a member of the Presidium in Federation fitness-aerobics Russia.
Duo Judge
Stef Ferrest - Belgium
Stef is a well-known Dancer, Coach, Judge, Choreographer. St’F is creator of many ideas and street dance events. Among those are “The JSDP-Creation”, refreshing, full of variety and never repeatedly he created new moves. Stef is Co-founder of Hip Hop Unite.
Duo & Battle Judge
Michiel - The Nehterlands
Michiel from The Netherlands is a well-known Dancer, Choreographer, Bboy, MC, and certified Level 1 HHU judge. Has been involved in many events and competitions in Europe and owns his own dance studio.
Duo Judge
Andreas Wicked - Germany
Wicked is member of HHU Technical Committee and has judged different European and World Championships of Hip Hop Unite. Certified Level 3 HHU judge and a well-know B-boy, dancer and choreographer.
Crew Judge
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.
Crew Judge
Dirk Thomas - The Netherlands
Dirk is born and raised in Amsterdam, and has over 15 years of experience as certified Judge, coach and trainer in different competitions. Dirk is HHU Level 2 certified.
Crew Judge
Andrew Cesan - New Zealand
Andrew is a dancer/Choreographer/Beatmaker and MC with 20 years dance experience. Andrew has a Bachelors degree in dance from Auckland University and is trained in a multitude of dance styles from Hiphop through to tap, Contemporary jazz and more…
Duo & Battle Judge
Adrian Daniel - Trinidad & Tobago
Responsible for HHU Trinidad & Tobago is Adrian Daniel. He began dancing as a member of Votally Togue and is a founding member of the Crew Eclectik. IAdrian is an excellent dancer, choreographer, and judge, and is especially committed to Upcoming dancers the style of dance.
DJ
DJ Leagz - Netherlands
DJ Leagz from The Netherlands. Our excellent DJ who knows how to spin that beat.
MC
MC Tommy Gunz - Belgium
Presenting our excellent MC from Belgium….Mr. Tommy Guns
MC
MC Vince - Netherlands
Vince Charming – Our great MC who will control the stage and entertain you..

OUR

PROGRAM

Our Time Table from 18th - 20th of October 2018

THURSDAY

18TH OCTOBER 2018

08.30 – 13.00  General Assembly
10.00 – 13.00  Floor Check /Crew & Duo’s
15.00 – 16.00  Coaches Corner
16.00 – 17.00  HHU TC Meeting
16.00 – 16.55  Old School Workshop
17.00 – 17.55  Hip Hop Workshop
18.00 – 19.30  Registration and Check-in
19.30 – 21.00  Youth Battle
21.00 – 23.00  Floor check /CREWS ONLY

FRIDAY

1T9H OCTOBER 2018

09.00 – 09.45  Opening Ceremony
– all crews, duos, battle and officials (MANDATORY)

10.00 – 11.15  Prelim Hip Hop Juniors
11.25 – 12.50  Prelim Hip Hop Adults
12.50 – 14.00  Judges debriefing (J/A)
13.00 – 14.10  Prelim – Duo Junior
14.20 – 15.10  Prelim – Duo Adult
15.10 – 16.10  Judges debriefing Duo (J/A)
15.20 – 16.50  Prelim Hip Hop Cadets
17.00 – 17.30  Prelim Hip Hop Senior
17.40 – 18.50  Prelim Hip Hop Mega Crews
18.50 – 19.50  Judges debriefing (C/S/M)
19.00 – 20.30  Prelim – DUO Cadet
20.40 – 20.55  Prelim – DUO Senior
21.00 – 21.15  Announcement for all
semi-finalist Duo, Small crews and Mega
21.15 – 23.30  Adult Battle, 1vs1 Hip Hop

SATURDAY

20TH OCTOBER 2018

09.00 – 10.00  Semi-Final – Hip Hop Junior
10.10 – 11.10  Semi-Final – Hip Hop Adults
11.10 – 12.10  Judges Debriefing (J/A)

11.20 – 12.50  Semi-Final – DUO
– Junior, Cadet, Adult

12.50 – 13.50  Judges Debriefing DUO
13.00 – 14.00  Semi-Final –  Hip Hop Cadet
14.10 – 14.40  Semi-Final – Hip Hop Senior
14.50 – 16.00  Semi -Final – Hip Hop Mega
16.00 – 16.20  Announcement of Finalist
16.00 – 17.00  Judges Debriefing (C/S/M)

17.15 – 17.30  Opening – FINALS

17.30 – 18.30  FINALS DUO’S
– Adults(7)
– Juniors(7)
– Cadets(7)
– Seniors(7)

18.30 – 19.30  FINALS CREWS
– Juniors (10), Adults (10)
– Cadets (10), Seniors (10)
– Mega Crews (10)

21.15 – 22.00  Award Ceremony
22.30 – 02.00  After Party – All

OUR

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.

Our

WORKSHOPS

HHU PRESENTS THE FOLLOWING WORKSHOPS

Our

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.

Our

HOTEL OFFERING

Our official hotel and special offering to dancers

ADDRESS AND ROOM RATES

HOLIDAY IN LEIDEN

Haagse Schouwweg 10
P.O. Box 9004
Leiden
2332 KG
Netherlands (Holland)

MEALS IN THE HOTEL

MEAL PRICES:
Athletes lunch at € 12,50 per person
Athletes diner at: € 16,50 per person

Lunch:
* salad bar
* 2 warm items (vegetarian and fish / meat)
* 2 warm garnishes (potatoes/rice/pasta)
* a variety of bread and rolls
* a variety bread sieges
* fresf fruit (sliced)

Dinner:
* salad bar
* 2 cold dishes (fish/meat)
* 3 warm dishes (vegetarian and fish/meat)
* 2 warm garnishes (potatoes/rice/pasta)
* a variety of bread
* dessert buffet: 2 dishes (for example, chocolate mouse, bavarois, yoghurt, apple pie or custard)

HOTELS SURROUNDING TOP HOTEL

  • HOLIDAY INN LEIDEN (official hotel)
  • BASTION LEIDEN-OEGSTGEEST
  • IBIS LEIDEN CENTRE
  • GOLDEN TULIP LEIDEN CENTRE
  • VAN DER VALK HOTEL SASSENHEIM-LEIDEN
  • CITYRESORT HOTEL LEIDEN
  • BEST WESTERN CITY HOTEL LEIDEN

OUR

LOCATION

ECC LEIDEN, Haagse Schouwweg 10, 2332 KG Leiden, Netherlands

OUR

PARTNERS

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