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Toprock Basics for B-Boying

Learn how to toprock in this Howcast breakdancing tutorial with choreographer Victor "Kid Glyde" Alicea.


Whassup, everybody. My name is Kid Glyde. I'm the leader of the Dynamic Rockers, pretty famous B-Boy. I travel around the world, I organize events. I've been dancing for 15 years. So I think I'm pretty credible to teach you. Be positive, be strong, let's do it.

Now, we're getting into toprock basics. Toprock is basically your introduction to your story. You know, you go in and this is how you introduce yourself in the cypher, you know, amongst your peers of dancers and that's it. You just go in, represent, show what you can do, toprock, bam! Before you hit the floor, you have to show everybody what you're about right away. You can't just hesitate, no hesitation. Just go in there and have a good time. Toprock basics, you can do your Indian step, side step, that's basically what your doing on top, before you hit the floor. You know it's just showing your rhythm, your dance, before you get down. You know what I'm saying? It's, as far as breaking. So, now we're gonna do some basic toprock steps in the next few videos.

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