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Matt and Sam breakin’ in JAPAN

In October, Sam and Matt received a grant from Arts Council England to get out to Japan for some contact with the Japanese breakin’ scene (one of the strongest in the world) and some training under underground legendary Bboy Bounce from Boogie Brats crew. This post is about some of our adventures. Enjoy! And stay […]

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Just 4 Funk at Proyecto Suryeste, Spain

Ricoshea, Sheku and Splinter made it to top 8/top 16 respectively in one of Spains toughest battles!   #peoplecanfly | #bboy #spliter #just4style #represent #on @southeastproyect #2016 #full #battles #on #youtube #olifilms #urban #entertainment #breakdance #hiphop #culture #bboying #breaklife #bboyordie #dance #footwork #breakin #tbt #yoga #fitness #workout #cool #enjoy A video posted by OLIFILMS THE […]

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Just 4 Funk and class members perform at Exeter Street Arts Festival

For footage from the show please check out facebook page:   https://www.facebook.com/just4funk/    

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Floor Fighters Exeter goes off with a bang!

Well done to BBoy Epic from Hereford for winning the kids battles (against Finn from Just 4 Funk in the final) and BBoy Sheku for winning the adults. Battles below:      

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Just 4 Funk Perform at Glastonbury Festival with Exception-Elle

Just 4 Funk share a member with Exception-Elle, one of the coolest professional breakin and hip hop acts in the UK. Pics to come!

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First Breakdance Event in Okehampton: Sweet Moves

Sweet moves went OFF! Kids and adults from over Devon and beyond came down to represent at the first ever battle in Okehampton! Here’s the final between Boost and Rikki, both from Wales:  

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Matt AKA Splinter wins Back 2 Tha Break

Matt wins Back 2 Tha Break, Bath! Photos and videos to come…

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Just 4 Funk at Madd Skillz, Poland (Bugz wins!)

Splinter, Sheku and Bugz all made it out to Szczecin, Poland, for the anniversary Jam of Madd Skills Crew, one of the freshest crews in Poland! Splinter and bugz made it a Just 4 Funk final, below is the footage (Bugz wins!):  

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Sam wins South West Got Rhythm, Bath

Well done to Sam AKA BBoy Sheku from Just 4 Funk who took the win at SWGR this year!

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Matt breakin in Singapore, Hong Kong and Thailand!

Matt made it over to one of the biggest competitions in the world, Radikal Force Anniverary Jam in Singapore. While he was in Asia he also competed in Hong Kong and Thailand, here’s some snippets below:  

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Matt at Age of Aquarius (Turin, Italy)

Matt made it across to Italy for Age of Aquarius jam ran by the legendary Bboy Maurizio. Here’s a short clip of one of his rounds:     Getting down in El barrio, Turin #ageofaquarius #bboy #italy A video posted by matt (@splinterj4f) on Jan 24, 2016 at 6:29am PST

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Matt and Sam at B.Kidz, Florence, Italy

Matt and Sam made it to the semi finals at B.Kidz in Florence, Italy this weekend. We went an extra round with Team Schmeta, one of the toughest crews in Europe.    

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Ricoshea from Just 4 Funk wins StreetJam 9 Bournemouth

Well done to Ricoshea for winning Street Jam 9 in Bournemouth!  

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School of Shadows workshop with Bounce MZK

The elusive BBoy Bounce stopped by in Exeter on his tour of Europe – all the way from Japan! Bounce teaches an approach to breaking that expands on the basic foundations and encourages students to question “the basics”.  Thanks to Bounce and Mouse for coming all the way down to the South West to share […]

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Just 4 Funk represent at Real Deal Jam, Oslo

Ricoshea, Silent Sam and Splinter from Just 4 Funk travelled to Real Deal Jam in Oslo, Norway, one of the most respected non-competition type events in Europe.  Real Deal has built up such a reputation for authentic Hip Hop “good vibes” over the years that it attracts dancers from all over the world, even without […]

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Splinter and Silent Sam represent at World Bboy Classic, The Netherlands

Silent Sam and Splinter made their way over to BBoy Classic in the Netherlands to compete. Bboy Classic is famous for its entry system which uses no qualification – you have to “pick your card” to choose which opposing crews to battles. If you can get through enough rounds like this, you get to battle […]

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Sheku and Jake from Just 4 funk win superbad breakdance battles, exeter

Sheku and Jake Win Superbad 2 v 2 battles

Sheku and Jake from Just 4 Funk win the 2 v 2 battles at Superbad in Exeter on 21 February 2015!   Well done also to Kapone (Poland) who one the Solos and BBoy Notso (Gloucester) who won the kids. This event was completely organised, including funding, by Surya who is the video and media […]

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Splinter from Just 4 Funk Wins Break Mission 9, Malaysia

Splinter gets an international win at Break Mission 9, Penang, Malaysia! After winning the jam, Splinter also had an exhibition battle with one of Malaysia’s best Bboys, Hann. You can see the battle below:   More about Break Mission: Break mission is a world wide series of events that combines Hip Hop with charitable giving. Check […]

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Alpha and Sheku Win BBoy Grandmasters in Bristol

Congratulations to BBoy Alpha and BBoy Sheku from Just 4 Funk who won the kids and adults battles at BBoy Grandmasters in Bristol this month!   Below: Adults final: Below: Kids finals (Alpha on the right)  

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Breakdance guitar solo

Steps And Strings

Check out our latest video, edited and directed by our film production intern Surya Miranda Peixoto of Funky Mangoes Productions. This video features Matt from Just 4 Funk dancing to the sounds of David Waller’s guitar solos.   Check out his facebook page here for more here

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