McDONALD’S® NEW YORK TRI-STATE PRESENTS
THE FIRST ANNUAL BREAKDANCE COMPETITION
McDONALD’S B-BOY ROYALE
Event will be New York City’s largest breakdance competition of the year
McDonald’s New York Tri-State is proud to present the first annual McDonald’s B-Boy Royale, New York City’s largest breakdance competition of the year. Hosted by hip hop sensation “Dumbfoundead”, the event will feature some of today’s leading breakdancers and dance crews battling it out for the grand prize and b-boy supremacy. All proceeds will benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities® New York Tri-State Area.
The McDonald’s B-Boy Royale is on a mission to establish the premier New York City-based breakdance competition that will bring together b-boys and b-girls of every age, gender, color and stripe from across the United States and beyond. One of the judges for the competition will be Jason Ng a.k.a. "B-Boy Chem," an award-winning breakdancer from New York who has won numerous international competitions including Sweden’s Star Jam and Montreal’s Born to Serve.
"I’m truly honored to take part in such a historic event in the b-boy world," stated McDonald’s B-Boy Royale lead judge Jason Ng a.k.a. "B-Boy Chem". "This competition will help elevate breaking to a whole new level."
"McDonald’s is thrilled to create a breakdance competition in the city where this art form was born," stated Tony Scari, president of the New York Tri-State Area Owners and Operators’ Association. "The McDonald’s B-Boy Royale will offer a fantastic showcase of world-class talent and emerging stars."
CHEM (Floor Obsession / Universal Alchemy)
WHORAH (Beast Coast)
1ST PLACE: $3000
2ND PLACE: $1000
Suicide Kings (LA)
Lionz of Zion (DC)
United Outkast (CT)
Del Fuego (MA)
Floor Obsession (NY)
The Clique (PA)
True Aggressions (NJ)
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