Paris proposes inclusion of break dance in the 2024 Olympics

B-boy Sos break dances in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris

B-boy Sos break dances in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris

  |  Lionel Bonaventure - 9.nov.16/AFP

Proposal still needs to be validated by the International Olympic Committee.

The Organizing Committee of the Paris-2024 Olympics presented, today, the proposal for the inclusion of break dance in the event that will be held within five years. The list with four extra modalities also includes climbing, skateboarding and surfing, which are already confirmed for the Tokyo Games in 2020.

Break dance is an acrobatic dance that was originally developed in the hip-hop culture.

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