2015 PRO B-BOY DIVISION SOLO CHAMPION
DaQuan "DQ" Williams
Crew: Delicious Lawn Gnomes
DQ has been dancing for about 10 years, but started Breakin' in 2008. He has won a couple Breakin' competitions such as "Run DMV", "Beat The Breaks/North Carolina" to name a few. DQ also teaches Breakin to neighborhood kids in NE, DC.
2015 PRO B-GIRL DIVISION SOLO CHAMPION
Valerie "GENESIS" MAXEY
Crew: Misguided Steps & Vixens Crew
Years Breakin': 17
Genesis is an experienced bgirl with 17 years of competing, teaching & with a background of yoga, cheerleading, dance & step team. She is part of Misguided Steps & Vixens Crew based in Seattle since 2009. Growing up having a military father she first came upon breakin in Japan at Kadena Highschool in 2000. After graduation Valerie made her roots in Virginia Beach in 2002 & continued her journey breakin & competing in Arizona, California, WA state & recently returned back to Virginia Beach in 2012. Since her homecoming she has developed a project called “GenVision”, a female's experience as a bgirl. “GenVision” is a vblog that Valerie shares her perspective & experience about breakin' in a male dominated element of hip hop. Recent episodes can be viewed on her YouTube Channel – Valerie Maxey. Her passion for breakin' has continued with consistent training & entering out-of-state jams. You can follow Valerie Maxey on instragram: @genesisvixens to view recent yoga influential/practice clips.
2015 YOUTH DEVISION 2-ON-2 CHAMPIONS
Nick name: Spider Monkey
Years Breakin': 4
Joshua Walsh aka Bboy Spidermonkey is 10 years old has been dancing for 4+ years. His styles of dance include ballet, jazz, lyrical, tap, hip hop and breakin. The breakin crew family Joshua is apart of is Scribes of Warfare. Joshua is a advanced student in his class and math is his favorite subject. Some of the other sports/activities he does is track, flag football, soccer, golf and Xbox. Joshua actively goes to dance conventions and battles. He has won 4 scholarships to attend dance conventions and has won over 10 battles, 4 of which he holds the title for 2 consecutive years. Joshua was the lead role in a short film thru University of Florida in which he won best performing actor in at a recent film festival in Alabama. Joshua would like to continue to dance and continue in his acting career.
Nick name: Gnome
Years Breakin': 3 Years
School: Carolina Friends School
State: North Carolina
“Gnome” (Zack Lappenbusch) is a 12 year old bboy from Durham, North Carolina. He has been breaking almost three years. His favorite dancers are Cloud, Neguin, Wing, and Flexum. Zack also enjoys playing baseball for his school.