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Silverback Open Championships

Silverback Open Championships is an international b-boying competition held annually in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Silverback Open Championships, sponsored by Silverback Bboy Events as well as energy drink company Monster Energy, has been regarded as one of the main International B-Boy Championships held every year. It is part the Urban Dance & Educational Foundation's Pro Breaking Tour and Undisputed's World B-boy Series. It has featured some of the best and most well-known b-boys and b-girls around the world and received praise throughout the b-boy community for having a high level of competition and for having a warm welcome to guests and b-boys alike. Starting in 2015, Silverback Open Championship partnered with the World B-Boy Series to help crown the Undisputed b-boy champion at the end of the calendar year.

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Silverback Open Championships 1-on-1 B-Boy resultsEdit

Year Winner Crew Runner-up Crew
2017   Issei Foundnation   Alkolil Original Breakers Circle
2016   Thesis Knuckleheads Cali/Massive Monkees   Issei Foundnation
2015   Victor MF Kidz/Squadron   Issei Foundnation
2014   Thesis Knuckleheads Cali/Massive Monkees   Niek The Ruggeds

Silverback Open Championships 3 vs 3 resultsEdit

Year Winner Runner-up
2017   7 Commandoz   Robin, Alkolil, Bumblebee
2016   Kuzya,   Sunni,   Pocket   Super Cr3w
2015   7 Commandoz   Polskee Flavour
2014   Squadron   Lionz of Zion

Silverback Open Championships 1-on-1 B-Girl resultsEdit

Year Winner Crew Runner-up Crew
2017   Ami Good Foot   Ayumi Body Carnival
2016   Narumi Body Carnival   AT Flow Mo Crew
2015   Narumi Body Carnival   Macca 360 Flava
2014   AB Girl Domestic Apes   Macca 360 Flava

2017Edit

2017 1-on-1 Solo Battle resultEdit

Round of 32   Round of 16   Quarter-finals   Semi-finals   Final
                                   
  Issei W  
  Tata L       Issei W  
  Lussy Sky L     Harrien L  
  Harrien W         Issei W  
  Kid Colombia W         Vero L  
  Lil G L       Kid Colombia L
  Tomi L     Vero W  
  Vero W         Issei W  
  Robin L         Menno L  
  Gravity W       Gravity W  
  Junior L     Zeku L  
  Zeku W         Gravity L
  Danny Dann L         Menno W  
  Shigekix W       Shigekix L
  MN Joe L     Menno W  
  Menno W         Issei W
  Roxrite W         Alkolil L
  Thomaz L       Roxrite L  
  Alkolil W     Alkolil W  
  Ronnie L         Alkolil W  
  T-Rock W         El Niño L  
  Kuzya L       T-Rock L
  El Niño W     El Niño W  
  Nord Diamond L         Alkolil W
  Taisuke W         Victor L  
  Flying Buddha L       Taisuke W  
  Xisco L     Focus L  
  Focus W         Taisuke L
  Omen L         Victor W  
  Kleju W       Kleju L
  Victor W     Victor W  
  Gun L  

2017 3 vs 3 Crew Battle resultEdit

Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
        
  Monster Energy W
  Vagabonds L
  Monster Energy W
  RAD Force L
  Super Cr3w L
  RAD Force W
  Monster Energy L
  Bumblebee Alkolil Robin W
  Bumblebee Alkolil Robin W
  Illusion of Exist L
  Bumblebee Alkolil Robin W
  Bboy World Asia L
  Bboy World Asia W
  Hustle Kidz L
  7 Commandoz W
  Bumblebee Alkolil Robin L
  Navi Solution L
  7 Commandoz W
  7 Commandoz W
  Monster Bboys L
  Monster Bboys W
  Foundnation L
  7 Commandoz W
  United Rivals L
  United Rivals W
  Polskee Flavor L
  United Rivals W
  Havi Flava Renegade L
  The Flooriorz L
  Havi Flava Renegade W

Winning b-boys:   Wing,   Skim, and   Hong 10.

2016Edit

The Silverback Open Championships ’16 took place on October 8th and 9th 2016 at the YSC Sports complex outside of Philadelphia as part of the 2016 Pro Breaking Tour’s Champions Series. The event was organized by Silverback Bboy Events and paid $100,000 in cash prize money, plus trips for several winners to the Freestyle Session World Finals in Los Angeles, as well as a trip to compete at Undisputed in Prague, Czech Republic for the 1-on-1 Open winner. A panel of seven judged the 1-on-1 Open, the 3-on-3 Open and the 1-on-1 Bgirl with two alternates in case a judge happened to be in the same crew as a competitor. The preliminary battles expanded the judging panel to five judges for each cypher.[1]

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2016 1-on-1 Solo Battle resultEdit

Round of 32   Round of 16   Quarter-finals   Semi-finals   Final
                                   
  Issei W  
  Pocket L       Issei W  
  Thriller L     Cheerito L  
  Cheerito W         Issei W  
  Roxrite W         Roxrite L  
  Dol L       Roxrite W
  Skim L     Focus L  
  Focus W         Issei W  
  Lil Zoo L         El Niño L  
  Taisuke W       Taisuke L  
  Terra L     El Niño W  
  El Niño W         El Niño W
  Tricky L         Remind L  
  Lil G W       Lil G L
  MN Joe L     Remind W  
  Remind W         Thesis W
  Thesis W         Issei L
  Niek L       Thesis W  
  Victor W     Victor L  
  Benstacks L         Thesis W  
  Gravity W         Gravity L  
  Hong 10 L       Gravity W
  Sunni W     Sunni L  
  Bootuz L         Thesis W
  Kid Colombia W         Robin L  
  Kleju L       Kid Colombia L  
  Kareem L     Robin W  
  Robin W         Robin W
  Morris L         Alkolil L  
  Alkolil W       Alkolil W
  Wing W     Wing L  
  Lussy Sky L  

2016 3 vs 3 Crew Battle resultEdit

Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
        
  Kuzya,   Sunni,   Pocket W
  Flow Mo Crew L
  Kuzya,   Sunni,   Pocket W
  Eastside Bboys L
  Foundnation L
  Eastside Bboys W
  Kuzya,   Sunni,   Pocket W
  Style Elements L
  Knuckleheads Cali W
  Body Carnival L
  Knuckleheads Cali L
  Style Elements W
  Style Elements W
  MF Kingz L
  Kuzya,   Sunni,   Pocket. W
  Super Cr3w L
  Floor Renegades L
  Navi Crew W
  Navi Crew L
  Team Monster W
  Team Monster W
  Terra,   Niek,   Lilou L
  Team Monster L
  Super Cr3w W
  Super Cr3w W
  Rock Force L
  Super Cr3w W
  7 Commandoz L
  7 Commandoz W
  Cheerito, Gun, Nasty Ray L

Winning b-boys:   Kuzya,   Sunni, and   Pocket.

2015Edit

The Silverback Open Championships 2015 took place on October 10 and 11 2015 at the YSC Sports complex outside of Philadelphia as part of the 2015 Pro Breaking Tours Champions Series. The event was organized by Silverback Bboy Events and paid $90,150 in cash prize money, plus trips for several winners to the Freestyle Session World Finals in Los Angeles, as well as a trip to compete at Undisputed in Marseille, France for the 1-on-1 Open winner. The 1-on-1 Open and 1-on-1 B-girl winners also received a Mackie Freeplay Portable PA Speaker with the optional lithium ion battery allowing for 10 hours of continuous music. A panel of seven judged the 1-on-1 Open, the 3-on-3 Open and the 1-on-1 B-girl with two alternates in case a judge happens to be in the same crew as a competitor. The preliminary battles expanded the judging panel to five judges for each cypher.[2]

2015 1-on-1 Solo Battle resultEdit

Round of 32   Round of 16   Quarter-finals   Semi-finals   Final
                                   
  El Niño L  
  Xisco W       Xisco L  
  Pocket L     Kid Columbia W  
  Kid Columbia W         Kid Columbia L  
  Morris L         Victor W  
  Victor W       Victor W
  Cheerito W     Cheerito L  
  Illz L         Victor W  
  Wing W         Hong 10 L  
  Scumbag Jose L       Wing W  
  Menno W     Menno L  
  Luigi L         Wing L
  Moy L         Hong 10 W  
  Shigekix W       Shigekix L
  Hong 10 W     Hong 10 W  
  Ronnie L         Victor W
  Kareem W         Issei L
  Gun L       Kareem W  
  Skim L     Zeku L  
  Zeku W         Kareem L  
  Ben Stacks L         Issei W  
  Kill W       Kill L
  Robin L     Issei W  
  Issei W         Issei W
  Gravity W         Sunni L  
  Ken Furry L       Gravity L  
  Nasty Ray W     Nasty Ray W  
  Yarko L         Nasty Ray L
  Killa Kolya L         Sunni W  
  Sunni W       Sunni W
  Thomaz W     Thomaz L  
  Alkolil L  

Victor ( ) earned the fifth bid to Undisputed at the end of the 2015 year by winning Silverback Open Championships 2015.

2015 3 vs 3 Crew Battle resultEdit

Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
        
  Knuckleheads Cali L
  Body Carnival W
  Body Carnival W
  Flipside Havik L
  Alkolil, Cheerito & Jamal L
  Flipside Havik W
  Body Carnival L
  7 Commandoz W
  7 Commandoz W
  Top Eastside L
  7 Commandoz W
  Skillz Methodz L
  Skillz Methodz W
  Squadron L
  7 Commandoz W
  Polskee Flavor L
  Beast Coast L
  Polskee Flavor W
  Polskee Flavor W
  The Ruggeds L
  Super Cr3w L
  The Ruggeds W
  Polskee Flavor W
  Rock Force L
  Rock Force W
  Foundnation L
  Rock Force W
  Hustle Kidz L
  MF Kidz L
  Hustle Kidz W

7 Commandoz participating b-boys:   Hong 10,   Wing, and   Skim.

2014Edit

The Silverback Open Championships ’14 took place on October 11 and 12 2014 at the YSC Sports complex outside of Philadelphia as part of the 2014 Pro Breaking Tours Champions Series. The event was organized by organized by Silverback Bboy Events and paid $58,400 in cash prize money, a $10,000 Breitling watch, plus trips for several winners to the Freestyle Session World Final’s in San Diego. A panel of seven judged the Open 1-on-1, the Open 3-on-3 and the B-girl 1-v-1.[3] [4]

2014 1-on-1 Solo Battle resultEdit

Round of 32   Round of 16   Quarter-finals   Semi-finals   Final
                                   
  Gravity W  
  Shorty Brick L       Gravity W  
  Pluto W     Pluto L  
  Lancer L         Gravity L  
  Moy W         Moy W  
  Mig187 L       Moy W
  Morris W     Morris L  
  Jeremy L         Moy L  
  Blond W         Thesis W  
  Fantum L       Blond W  
  Menno L     Victor L  
  Victor W         Blond L
  Scumbag Jose L         Thesis W  
  Thesis W       Thesis W
  El Niño W     El Niño L  
  Intact L         Thesis W
  Bebo L         Niek L
  Ronnie W       Ronnie L  
  Flexum L     Wing W  
  Wing W         Wing L  
  Tata W         Niek W  
  MN Joe L       Tata L
  Niek W     Niek W  
  Wealthy L         Niek W
  Kareem W         Kareem L  
  Stripes L       Kareem W  
  Nasty Ray W     Nasty Ray L  
  Prada G L         Kareem W
  Ronnie Ruen W         Ronnie Ruen L  
  Palmer L       Ronnie Ruen W
  Issei W     Issei L  
  Knuckles L  

2014 3 vs 3 Crew Battle resultEdit

Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
        
  Squadron W
  Brickheadz/Phase II L
  Squadron W
  Killa Ground Flow L
  Killa Ground Flow W
  Fallen Kings L
  Squadron W
  Ruffneck Attack L
  Ruffneck Attack W
  Raw Phlow L
  Ruffneck Attack W
  Havikoro L
  Havikoro W
  Street Masters L
  Squadron W
  Lionz of Zion L
  United Outkast L
  Lionz of Zion W
  Lionz of Zion W
  Last Samurai L
  Floor Obsession L
  Last Samurai W
  Lionz of Zion W
  Beast Coast L
  Beast Coast W
  Mighty Zulu Kingz L
  Beast Coast W
  Super Cr3w L
  Flava Fenz L
  Super Cr3w W

Squadron participating b-boys:   Nasty Ray,   Moy, and   Prada G.

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