What is breaking?

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What is breaking?

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In early December, the IOC officially announced it was adding breaking to the list of Olympic sports for the Paris 2024 Games. First and foremost, breaking is a form of art which was pioneered in the 1970s by members of the New York hip-hop movement.

Oh right, you’re talking about breakdancing!

Well yes, but the term breakdancing was actually invented by the media. This form of urban dance was originally known as “breaking”, as any self-respecting Bboy or Bgirl will tell you. Those are the terms for male or female practitioners.

So why is it called breaking? How did breaking make it into the Olympics then? In under 3 minutes, we answer your questions!

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What is breaking? Thanks for asking!

In early December, the IOC officially announced it was adding breaking to the list of Olympic sports for the Paris 2024 Games. First and foremost, breaking is a form of art which was pioneered in the 1970s by members of the New York hip-hop movement.

Oh right, you’re talking about breakdancing!

Well yes, but the term breakdancing was actually invented by the media. This form of urban dance was originally known as “breaking”, as any self-respecting Bboy or Bgirl will tell you. Those are the terms for male or female practitioners.

So why is it called breaking? How did breaking make it into the Olympics then? In under 3 minutes, we answer your questions!

To listen the last episodes, you can click here:

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What is vlogmas?

What is a black hole?

A podcast written and realised by Joseph Chance.

 

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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