IMPORTANT COVID-19 UPDATE FOR HHI2021:  

Due to the worldwide effects of the Covid-19 pandemic that has impacted all 53 HHI countries, the plans and dates for World Battles are postponed until August 2022. 

1 VS 1

POPPING

The 1vs1 World Popping Battles is a state-of-the-art competition for the world’s top poppers who represent their countries in a battle for prizes and world dominance.

The World Battles are conducted during the week of the World Hip Hop Dance Championship where the world’s best dance crews compete for the world title.

Join us for the World Popping Battles.
AUGUST 2022  |  USA

Boogie Frantick on the World Battles stage

Boogie Frantick on the World Battles stage

THE BEST IN
THE WORLD.

Left to Right:  Sean - China [1st Place], Fayzo [Judge], Alice - China [2nd Place]
Rear Left to Right:  Boogie Frantick [Judge], DJ 4Real, DJ Element, Marie Poppins [Judge]

THE LARGEST NUMBER OF PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES 

Battle competitors represent more countries than in any other battle.

WORLD BATTLES 2022

AUGUST 2022
USA

Registration opens May 1st, 2022

Sean - China [2019 World Battles Popping Champion]

Sean - China [2019 World Battles Popping Champion]

TICKETS

Tickets go on sale June 1st, 2022.

HOW TO ENTER

1 VS 1 POPPING

If you are a Popper, you are eligible.

Poppers from outside the USA who have qualified for the World Battles in their country should enter through the HHI affiliate in their country.

Poppers with no qualifying battles in their country may contact HHI at info@hiphopinternational.com to request a special invitation to participate.

The entry fee for participants in the World Battles is US$35.00 per category (Popping, Locking, Breaking, Whacking and All Styles), which includes all registration costs, free entry to all World Battles, nightly parties, an official championship t-shirt and an invitation to the championship celebration party.

World Battle participants may upgrade their registration to include entrance to all World Hip Hop Dance Championship preliminary, semifinal and final events for an additional US$60.00.

Each World Battles participant must complete an online registration form.

Only one online registration form is needed per participant if entering more than one category.

All entries are subject to space availability. 

Registration opens May 1st, 2022.

 

OFFICIAL RULES & REGULATIONS

JUDGES

1VS1 POPPING BATTLES ARE JUDGED BY HONORED LEGENDS AND LEADERS IN STREET DANCE.

FEATURED VIDEO

POPPING JUDGE

BOOGIE FRANTICK

FEATURED VIDEO

POPPING JUDGE

MARIE POPPINS

WORLD BATTLES RESULTS

FINALS BRACKETS | POPPING

2019

2018

2017

2016