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  Breakdance
Breakdance, also known as breaking or b-boying, is a street dance style that evolved as part of the hip hop movement in the South Bronx of New York City during the early 1970s.
Breakdancing is one of the four original elements of hip hop, the others being rapping, DJing, and graffiti.
Some breakdancers matched their hats, shirts, and shoes to show uniformity within a breakdancing crew, and was perceived a threat to the competitor in the form of "strength in numbers." B-boys also wore nylon tracksuits which were functional as well as fashionable.
music.information-free.com /Dance-music/Breakdance.html   (2677 words)

  
 Breakdance Crew - The Online Dance Community
For a limited time, we are holding a contest for dance move tutorial videos.
In the duration of this contest, any videos that are chosen to be used as tutorial videos earn the submitter 1000 account points and a credit listed on that move's page.
All 73 moves are eligible for new videos, so go on over to the video gallery page and start sending them in!
breakdancecrew.com /moves.php   (307 words)

  
  Breakdance at AllExperts
Breakdance, also known as breaking or b-boying, is a street dance style that evolved as part of the hip hop movement that originated among African American youths in the South Bronx of New York City during the early 1970s.
Breakdancing is an amalgam of numerous different aerobic practices, a style which borrows a variety of forms, motions, and maneuvers especially emphasized in martial arts (especially Capoeira), gymnastics, and popular funk dance.
Some breakdancers matched their hats, shirts, and shoes to show uniformity within a breakdancing crew, and was perceived a threat to the competitor in the form of "strength in numbers." B-boys also wore nylon tracksuits which were functional as well as fashionable.
en.allexperts.com /e/b/br/breakdance.htm   (2702 words)

  
  Breakdance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Breakdance (media coined phrase), also known as breaking or b-boying, is a street dance style that evolved as part of the hip hop movement that originated among African American youths in the South Bronx of New York City during the early 1970s.
Some breakdancers matched their hats, shirts, and shoes to show uniformity within a breakdancing crew, and was perceived a threat to the competitor in the form of "strength in numbers." B-boys also wore nylon tracksuits which were functional as well as fashionable.
Breakdancing was in the beginning a social dance but in the later years, because of media and television, its goal has become more of a performance oriented dance.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Breakdance   (4079 words)

  
 Breakdancing - WikiRadish   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Breakdancing, also known as breaking and b-boying by its practitioners and followers, is a street dance style that evolved as part of the hip hop movement in the South Bronx of New York City during the early 1970s.
Breakdance is commonly associated with, but distinct from, popping which is one element of the funk styles that evolved independently in California during the 1970s.
Breakdance was in the beginning a social dance but in the later years, mostly because of media and television, its goal has become more of a performance dance.
www.wikiradish.com /~wikiradi/index.php?title=Breakdancing   (1841 words)

  
 List of breakdance moves - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Breakdancing incorporates a wide variety of funky and impressive moves that can vary as widely as a breaker's imagination and athleticism will allow.
Breakers may prefer to do all their moves spinning either clockwise or counter-clockwise but being able to do everything both ways gives more variety.
Then she moves her left hand backwards again, and she is facing the opposite direction.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_breakdance_moves   (1544 words)

  
 Science Fair Projects - List of breakdance moves
As this move is very old and very well known, even by those outside the breaking community, it is generally only performed when joking around and not in serious dance battles.
The Windmill is a move in which the dancer spins from his upper back to his chest while twirling his legs around his body in a V-shape.
Ok now before actually trying this move first practice by doing a regular handstand and lift up the hand that you don't spin on and place it over your spinning hand palm over palm, and try to balance like that for a few seconds, the longer you can stay up the better and practice alot.
www.all-science-fair-projects.com /science_fair_projects_encyclopedia/List_of_breakdance_moves   (4576 words)

  
 UCSF - Radiology - Injuries of Breakdancing
Breakdancers, also known as breakers, or b-boys and b-girls, gained their name by performing to rhythm heavy sections, or "breaks," in the rhythm and blues music that eventually became rap.
Since breakdancing continues to be practiced by many individuals around the world, both within organized dance communities as well as on the streets, good medical care for this population requires awareness of any special medical concerns associated with this activity.
In this case report, the spiral, distal midshaft fracture in the absence of trauma was attributed to the premature planting of the foot during a "floating" move, which created a rotational force on the long axis of the foot and a medial load on the distal half of the foot.
www.radiology.ucsf.edu /learning_ctr/breakdance.shtml   (3687 words)

  
 Breakdance
Breakdance (media coined phrase), also known as breaking, b-girling or b-boying, is a street dance style that evolved as part of the hip hop movement that originated among African American youths in the South Bronx of New York City during the early 1970s.
Some breakdancing crews matched their hats, shirts, and shoes to show uniformity, and were perceived as a threat to the competitor by their apparent strength in numbers.
Breakdancing was in the beginning a social dance but in its later years, because of media and television exposure, it has become a more performance oriented dance.
www.1bx.com /en/Breakdancing.htm   (3773 words)

  
 NPR : Breakdancing, Present at the Creation
Breakdancing burst onto the national scene in the early 1980s, fueled by a media obsession with hip hop, enjoyed a love affair with the spotlight that lasted a few years, and then fell out of the glare just as quickly as it had located it.
Breakdancing may have died, but the b-boy, one of four original elements of hip hop (also included: the MC, the DJ, and the graffiti artist) lives on.
To those who knew it before it was tagged with the name breakdancing, to those still involved in the scene that they will always know as b-boying, the tradition is alive and, well, spinning.
www.npr.org /programs/morning/features/patc/breakdancing   (1107 words)

  
 YourArt.com >> Encyclopedia >> Breakdance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The general consensus among actual survivors of the gang scene is that while the dance may have had the effect of mediation, peaceful interventions were not always the intent nor the outcome of these confrontations.
Though commonly associated with popping and locking (dance) (two elements of the funk styles that evolved independently in California during the late 1960s) breakdance is distinct from popping and locking in that moves require a greater sense of athleticism as opposed to the contortion of limbs seen in pop-and-lock.
B-boys today dress differently from b-boys in the 80s, but one constant remains, and that is dressing "fresh".{{fact}} Due to the spread of breakdancing as an artform from the inner cities out into the suburbs and to different social groups, different senses of "fresh" have arisen.
www.yourart.com /research/encyclopedia.cgi?subject=/Breakdance   (3912 words)

  
 Breakdance - Qwika
Breakdance This article is concerned with the dance form Breakdance.
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www.qwika.com /find/Breakdance   (456 words)

  
 The List - Edinburgh Festival Reviews - Telesquat
Enrolling at university in Rio de Janeiro, he discovered that life outside the breakdance fraternity had much to offer.
Breakdancers, he discovered, want to dance, not sit around for hours philosophising.
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www.list.co.uk /festival/index.php?w=module:article,action:view,id:226   (620 words)

  
 RUSU|Breakdance - Moves List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Break Dancing Moves (Listed A to Z) Form of a windmills with your arms spread out straight to the sides as high as you can get them.
Similer to UFO move, except your knees are inside of arms which are kept straight, and legs are kept off of ground.
Often is used as the lead in a sequence of movements, and as fill between sets of downrocking and power moves to give yourself a chance to recover before continuing.
www.rusu.co.uk /clubs_RenderPage.asp?clubid=6591&pageid=16888   (1460 words)

  
 Page Title
We are the next generation of soon 2 be breakdancers.
There are all kinds of styles in break dancing, they range from top rock to power moves.
Top rock is a style which is used before entering the centre of a battle it is used to get the crowd going.
us.geocities.com /theintruderzcrew   (74 words)

  
 Move Terms: Martial Art Tricks and Kicks
When someone does a clean 540 its not a different move from a 540, but it a 540 where there isnt a stumble, the kick comes out nice, and an actual 540 degrees is spun.
You are not actually cheating during the move or taking away any of the effect, it just means that you are not getting the exact amount of rotation as listed.
Try not to be concerned with getting the most moves, but try to work up to getting moves with cleanliness, uniqueness, style, and adding your own variations to the move.
www.angelfire.com /extreme4/joetrix/movestricks.html   (3453 words)

  
 YourArt.com >> Encyclopedia >> List_of_breakdance_moves   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
{{Breakdancing moves}} Breakdancing incorporates a wide variety of funky and impressive moves that can vary as widely as a breaker's imagination and athleticism will allow.
Fly & Roll A B boy/B girl jumps forward "flies" forward hits the ground and rolls ending up back on their feet.
this move can be dont between two people.
www.yourart.com /research/encyclopedia.cgi?subject=/List_of_breakdance_moves   (1543 words)

  
 Breakdance Move Windmill Steps - dancingguide.info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
breaks this move down into easy to follow steps and exercises so to will be mastering this move.
Here are some other Breakdance Move Windmill Steps resources that may be of interest to you.
All listings and information are property of their respective owners.
www.dancingguide.info /ballroom-dancing/breakdance-move-windmill-steps.html   (305 words)

  
 6-step at AllExperts
The 6-step is the foundational move of breakdancing footwork.
The 6-step is considered foundational not only because it is the first move breakers learn, but also because it remains the move around which most routines are built even at advanced levels.
The move sets up the direction of rotation and builds momentum while imparting body control.
en.allexperts.com /e/0/6-step.htm   (637 words)

  
 BreakDance! - ticalc.org
After putting it on my calculator, I was quite surprised by a fun little twisted version of Simon; you have to watch the guy on the left do a move, and then you have to cut your own rug by repeating the other's moves.
The graphics were nice (two guys dancing, nothing else but a timer in the center), and it was pretty easy to tell what button did what move, and what move the other dancer did.
My only problem with this game would be that you don't get a chance to see what arrow button does what move in something like a practice round before you actually start a game.
www.ticalc.org /archives/files/fileinfo/34/3440.html   (432 words)

  
 Easy Breakdancing Moves - dancingguide.info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
breakdancers that you could use to motion-capture breakdancing moves (or you could just engineer them) and then...
Buy Breakdance Step By Step - The Complete Beginners Guide To Breakdancing on DVD for $18.13Shockwave breakdancers that you could use to motion-capture breakdancing moves and then My problem with DDR is it's too easy.
Here are some other Easy Breakdancing Moves resources that may be of interest to you.
www.dancingguide.info /lord-of-the-dance/easy-breakdancing-moves.html   (427 words)

  
 Welcome to the domain of Wajaw | where breakdancing is at!!
These are most of the moves that I can describe to you so if you want to breakdance then I hope that this will help.
Now for this move you are going to get in a position almost like a push-up, but you are going to stick your elbows into your stomach.
Now all you have to do is jsut move your legs back and fourth bend your knees just stuff like that get creative, but you need to keep your balance while doing this stuff (in other word make it look easy) once you've mastered this than it is time for step 2.
www.freewebs.com /wajaw/moves.htm   (1375 words)

  
 Tricks List
Mirror moves are considered different tricks, so it could be very easy to fill up the 15 slots available for tricks.
It is also useful to think up of a name for the move you are teaching before you try to teach it.
Tell your dog to do the dance move, then command him to jump, he should start to hop like a bunny.
www.medwaypvb.com /dogstricklist.htm   (2056 words)

  
 Breakdance workout? - World Fitness.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Break dancing incorporates a ton of moves you simulate in the gym push-up's, spins, etc, all use yur body weight being supported by certain muscle groups.
The amount of control in many break dance moves, requires a lot of core strength in order to perform them properly.
Dancing alone is a great cardio routine, I can only imagine how much time he spends practicing his moves etc. I am a personal fan of Stalls, the control and muscle required to do them always make my jaw drop.
www.fitness.com /forum/weight-training/breakdance-workout-9791.html   (329 words)

  
 eBay - Breakdance Step By Step - The Complete Beginners Guide To Breakdancing Reviews
Breakdancing veterans Break Easy and Zulu Gremlin teach the moves that made their names in BREAKDANCE STEP BY STEP.
This instructional video begins by teaching the most basic moves of breakdancing, and how to get started with the revolutionary style...
Overall, this instructional DVD is ideal for the new crowd of breakdancers as well as the experienced ones.
search.reviews.ebay.com /Breakdance-Step-By-Step-The-Complete-Beginners-Guide-To-Breakdancing_UPC_829757592190_W0QQfvcsZ1177QQsoprZ44733313   (737 words)

  
 Easy Breakdancing Moves | Buzznick.com
This is one of the most basic but most used moves in break dancing...
STEP 1 This is an easy move to practice by mirroring the animation (if you have...
STEP 6 The windmill is a classic breakdancing move adapted from kung-fu...
www.buzznick.com /easybreakdancingmvs.html   (158 words)

  
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Move left or right to select a color.
Distance Attack b+M, b/B = chi attack (hold back to increase your power at the cost of your own life.) ======================================================================= 2.2 Character Moves ======================================================================= Move listed with a (*) is an extended chain move they are very hard to pull, you can only execute them with PRECISE button presses.
You'll know if you pull one of these off, usually these moves are accompanied by a star trail.
members.tripod.com /~JohnStasio/movelist.txt   (676 words)

  
 HiphopRnbSoul.com - Rap/Hip-hop and R&B/soul
The breakdance moves range from beginner to difficult and everything in between.
If you attempt these breakdance moves, it is at your own risk.
Special thanks to http://www.bboy.org and http://hem.spray.se/sammorling where you can find additional breakdance moves and videos not listed here.
www.hiphoprnbsoul.com /web/index.php?option=content&task=view&id=61   (134 words)

  
 Reference.com/Web Directory/Top/Society/Subcultures/Hip-Hop/Breakdancing
Breakdance - A discussion forum for breakdancing including sections for b-girls, music and related links.
Breakdance in UK - Information on breakdance events in the UK and a moves section that includes animations.
Breakdancing Club of Loyola Marymount University - Offers pictures and video clips of breakdancing and information on events occurring on campus and in Los Angeles.
www.reference.com /Dir/Society/Subcultures/Hip-Hop/Breakdancing   (886 words)

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