It’s the world’s most celebrated dance event. Over three thousand of the world’s best dancers will come together for the World Hip Hop Dance Championship, an event true to the real values of hip hop culture. Crews from 55+ countries will compete to capture the world title and international bragging rights while hip hop icons, artists and celebrities make appearances and perform.
Above all, dancers meet others from around the world equally passionate about hip hop culture and dance.
Watch the 2022 HIGHLIGHTS
2023 MEGACREW WORLD CHAMPIONS: LEGIT STATUS - PHILIPPINES
2023 JV MEGACREW WORLD CHAMPIONS: AWESOME JUNIOR MEGACREW - THAILAND
2023 ADULT WORLD CHAMPIONS: HQ - PHILIPPINES
DIVISIONS & AGE REQUIREMENTS
Ages seven to twelve
Ages thirteen to seventeen
Ages eighteen and older
Ages seventeen and younger
- A crew consists of a minimum 5 to a maximum of 9 members in three age divisions - Junior (7-12), Varsity (13-17) and Adult (18+).
- A MiniCrew consists of 3 members - all ages
- A JV MegaCrew consists of a minimum 10 to a maximum of 40 members - up to 17 years old
- A MegaCrew consists of a minimum 10 to a maximum of 40 members - all ages
- A crew member whose age falls between two age divisions in the competition year (ending December 31) may compete in either division within that year. Example: A 12-year-old turning 13 by 12/31/2024 may compete in the Junior or Varsity division. Likewise an 17-year-old turning 18 within the competition year (by 12/31/2024) can compete as a Varsity or Adult.
- Each participant’s proof of age (indicating date of birth) will be verified by HHI.
2023 VARSITY WORLD CHAMPIONS: KANA-BOON! - JAPAN
HOW TO ENTER
National qualifications within each HHI affiliate country (see WORLD AFFILIATES) are conducted annually to determine who participates in the World Hip Hop Dance Championship and World Battles.
Dance Crews, MiniCrews, JV MegaCrews, MegaCrews, and All Stylers from countries with no qualifying event may contact Hip Hop International to request a special invitation to participate.
2023 JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONS: NEXT JR. - JAPAN
OFFICIAL RULES & REGULATIONS FOR HIP HOP DANCE CHAMPIONSHIPS
2023 MINICREW WORLD CHAMPIONS: PHASE 3 - FRANCE