On The Rocks

Posted: January 17, 2016 in Uncategorized

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Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1671239886465829/

“On The Rocks”

What:
1v1 Kids (16 and Under) Toprock
1v1 Kids (16 and Under) Footwork
2v2 Open Toprock/Footwork Battle with a Twist.

Where:
61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy
2751 Alpine ave, Grand Rapids, MI

When:
Saturday, February 6th
Doors Open at: 3pm
Kids Battles Begin: 4pm
Adult Battles Begin: 6pm

Cost:
10 Dollars for Adults
5 Dollars for Kids

Prize:
Kids Battle – Trophy
2v2 Open – 300$ + Championship Rocks Glasses + Bottle of Jameson

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Judges:
K2Roc – 61Syx Teknique/Weaponz of Rhythm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2nksYAt6Nw

Thesis – Knuckleheads Cali/Massive Monkees
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LW93pi4WUTs

Born – Rivers Crew/Mighty Zulu Kingz
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XIRES1Wx-Ko

DJ:
FLEG – Lionz of Zion
https://soundcloud.com/octopusfleg

Host(s):
Seoul
Christlike

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Battle Details:

1v1 Kids (16 and Under) Toprock
1v1 Kids (16 and Under) Footwork

Prelim will be SHOWCASE STYLE. And only top 8 for each category will be chosen for the KIDS BATTLE.

2v2 Toprock and Footwork with a Twist.

You and your crewmate decide who does which category. Come top 16 and so on- you CAN SWITCH which category you compete in.

For example.

Prelims – I do Toprock my partner does footwork

Top 16 – I do footwork my Partner does Toprock.

Etc.

The dancer who is doing Toprock will ALWAYS GO FIRST.

I.e. Top 8 will be 2 rounds so it will go

Toprock
Footwork
Toprock
Footwork

After the winners are announced, you will receive your glasses, and immediately be given a drink of Jameson on the rocks, and of course you will also get the bottle (21+).

Pre Registration
1. Motor City Rockerz (Djugo/Mav1)
2. 99 Stylez (Freedom/Minute Maid)
3. The Tie Fighter with 61Syx Teknique (Gnat/Choi)
4. Chicago Tribe (AK/Ram)
5. KIN (Shaggy/Smiley)
6. Preach/IRod
7. Chicago Tribe Dos (Tofu/Barberik)
8. Sylent Antz (Ant/Sylentz)
9. GCOS (Tetra/Jamrock)
10. 99 Stylez 2 (Willy Snuff/Flava Vitz)
11. The Rooks (Kid Rocka/Jimmi)
12. AutoRockz (Berto/Josue)
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Questions/Concerns please contact Keegan ‘Seoul’ Loye

61Syx Teknique 2015

Posted: January 9, 2016 in Uncategorized

SNOW DAYS

Posted: January 4, 2016 in Uncategorized

snow-closings

Now that winter is finally starting the make it’s appearance, please be sure to stay up to date with us on closings during the week. 61Syx SDA goes off of KENOWA HILLS NIGHT TIME ACTIVITIES.

If Kenowa’s School is closed during the day, the night time activities may still be happening. So for day-to-day closings be sure to “like” our Facebook page here: http://www.facebook.com/61syxsda to stay up to date on weather we will be open for classes, and open session.

Thanks, and drive safe!

61Syx SDA Student Battle Videos

Posted: December 28, 2015 in Uncategorized

Check out some of the Videos from our last Student Battle! We went through some of technical difficulties so we missed a few of the battles so if anyone has any please be sure to send them our way!

Click the links to view the Age Brackets.

7 AND UNDER

8-12 AGE GROUP

13 AND UP AGE GROUP

 

Happy Holidays

Posted: December 21, 2015 in Uncategorized
Happy Holidays from 61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy!!!

Please remember that the studio will be closed for all regularly scheduled classes until the week of January 4th. Have a great winter break, and thank you for all of your continued love and support!

 

61Syx SDA Student Battle

Posted: November 7, 2015 in Uncategorized

Student Battle Flyer

Doors at 11:00am | all ages | $5 for 12 & under, $10 for 13 & up

61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy and The Pyramid Scheme Present:
61Syx SDA STUDENT BATTLE

Come support the future of Grand Rapids HipHop at 61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy’s Student Battle. Kids as young as the age of 4 years old will be competing in a tournament style competition for cash and prizes!

What:
1v1 Age Based Battle
**7 and Under**
**8-12 years old**
**13 and up**

When:
Doors open at 11:00am
7 and Under Battles begin at 11:30
8-12 Battles begin at 12:30pm
13 and up Battles begin at 1:30pm

Host: Seoul (61Syx/GRZ)

DJ: Illiterate
http://illdeposition31.podomatic.com/

Judges:
Omega (GSK/Crooks/TBA)

Rox-It (Uncomfortably Fresh/Beatsick Misfits

Blak Atak (Crooks)

Any questions or for more information please email:
keegan.loye@gmail.com

Venus Fly Crew Workshop

Posted: October 29, 2015 in Uncategorized

VFT

61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy X Venus Fly Crew Present:

Venus Fly Workshop

Cost: FREE
(15 Dollar Donation Suggested)

When: Saturday November 14th
5:30pm – 7:30pm
Open Session to Follow at 8pm.

Where: 61Syx Teknique SDA
2751 Alpine ave
Grand Rapids MI

The Ladies from Venus Fly Crew will be here to share with our community of BGirls!!!

This workshop will be only for the ladies. Sorry fellas!

The purpose of bringing an event like this is to help empower our female dancers in the scene by giving them the opportunity to grow as BGirls, by building with BGirls. Vanicia and Evilynn represent one of the most prodominant all female crews in the United States. Venus Fly Crew.

Come go over the fundamentals of BGirling. Toprock will be taught by Evilynn and Footwork will be taught by Vanicia.

Evilynn:

Vanicia:

Venus Fly Crew:

NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. Ages: 7+

www.61syx.com

More details TBA.

Stuntman Workshop!!

Posted: September 27, 2015 in Uncategorized

61Syx SDA Workshop Series continues!!!!

This time with the one and only

Stuntman!!!
(Style Elements/Originality Stands Alone)
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When:
Monday, October 5th
6pm-730pm
Open Floor to follow

***** Regular classes are cancelled on this day. *****

Where:
61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy
2751 Alpine Ave
Grand Rapids, MI 49544

Cost: 10 Dollars

This will be an ALL SKILL LEVEL Workshop. Ages 8+ unless advised by Seoul, Randum, or Ant.

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1482270462076452/

More Details TBA.

61Syx SUMMER JAM!

Posted: August 14, 2015 in Uncategorized

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61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy Presents:

61Syx Summer Jam

What:
14 and under 1v1 Kids Battle

When:
Saturday, August 22nd
Doors at Noon
Battles begin at 1pm

Where:
61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy
2751 Alpine ave
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Cost: 3 Dollars
3 and under Free

Prize: Plaque

Judges:
Roland – (Battle Born/Style Elements)
Viper – (61Syx Teknique)
Jamone – (61Syx Teknique)
Sylentz – (61Syx Teknique)
Hornet – (61Syx Teknique)

DJ: RX-78
https://soundcloud.com/dj-rx-78

Host: Seoul

It is tradition that after BBoy/BGirl Bootcamp finishes that we throw a summer jam! The kids always need an excuse to show off the things that they learned throughout camp, and there’s no better test then the battle field!

DIRECTLY FOLLOWING the Summer Jam will be Michigan Matchups. Please feel free to stay and watch the adults!

You can find a link to that event here:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1442159829418631/

Last Summer Jam’s Final Battle: Kontent vs Swidt

61Syx SDA Fall Schedule

Posted: August 5, 2015 in Uncategorized
61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy is happy to announce their Fall Schedule.

Beginning September 1st 61Syx will be offering a level class every day of the week, We will offer 5 different level classes. Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Uber-Advanced, and Adult Classes.
Class Instructors: Seoul, Randum, Ant

Class Descriptions:

Beginners:
Dance Experience 1 year and under. A level for all students who have never tried breakin’ or need assistance with foundational and fundamental movements.

Intermediate:
Dance Experience 1-2 Years, and must have a firm grasp on fundamentals of Breakin’, and be able to combine movements in the form of Freestyling. Also, student must be able to have a basic understanding of Music, and counts.

Advanced:
Dance Experience 2-3 Years, A level for students who no longer need foundation assistance, and are able to begin creating their own style, and moving as ‘one with the beat’. This level will also offer a better understanding the culture of HipHop. (2 classes per week suggested).

Uber-Advanced:
Dance Experience 3+ Years. This level is offered to students that have developed a style, and technique of their own. Students should also able to create movements and put them to music flawlessly. A level where we will no longer be teaching individual moves, but focusing on the movement, and artform of Breakin’. (2+ classes per week suggested).

Adult Classes:
Ages 16+ Classes are offered to adults at all skill levels once a day. Classes will be more of an individualized class depending on each breakers skill level

If you are unsure of what class level you should be attending, please contact Seoul.

Open Session:
Mondays-Thursdays from 9pm-11pm. This is not like a formal class setting. Open session is a practice session open to the community, for you to practice, build and develop your dance skills. All styles of dance are welcome!

The class schedule will be as follows:

Payments:
1 Class per week: $60/Month
2 Classes per week: $100/Month
3 Classes per week: $125/Month
Unlimited Classes: $150/Month
Drop in classes: $20/Class
Private classes: $25/Hour

**Please note payment is due on the 1st class of each month, a five dollar late fee will be applied for each week payment is late.**

To enroll please contact us HERE
email: keegan.loye@gmail.com
phone: (616)826-8013