september, 2018

23sep4:00 pm- 11:55 pmWelsh Beatbox Championships 2018

Event Details

WELSH BEATBOX CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018

On Sunday 23rd of September @ Gwdihw, Beatboxers from all over Wales will battle it out to become The Welsh Beatbox Champion 2018 in the main solos, loop station, tag teams and under 18’s categories.

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE > BeatboxWales.eventcube.io/events/13550/welsh-beatbox-championships-2018/
*PLEASE NOTE: Competitors do not need to buy a ticket*

£7 – All Day Ticket
£3 – Day Time Only (4pm – 7:30pm)
£4 – Evening Only (7:30pm – 12am)

** THE EVENT IS 18+ FROM 7:30PM – PLEASE BRING ID WITH YOU**

HOW TO ENTER:
* record a video of yourself Beatboxing (unedited) and upload to YouTube.com of roughly 2 minutes for the main solos, tag team and under 18’s and roughly 3 minutes for the loop station battles
* send an e-mail to CardiffBeatboxBattles@gmail.com with the following details:
* Your Birth name, Beatbox/Stage name, mobile phone number, Age, Town/City you currently reside in and the link to your entry video

– Entries close midnight on Sunday 9th of September, those qualified will recieve e-mails shortly after confirming your place in The Welsh Beatbox Championships

JUDGES FOR MAIN SOLOS, LOOP STATION AND TAG TEAM BATTLES:
– FROSTY – UK Beatbox Champion 2017 – [Performing loop station set]

– EPOS – Under 18’s UK Beatbox Champion 2017 [Performing solo set]

– BASS VENTURA – FlowCase! 5 Vice-Champion [Performing solo set]

MAIN SOLOS
Entry video: 1 min 30 secs

Elimination round – 1 min 30 secs
Final 16 – (2 x) 1 min 30 secs
Quarter Finals – (2 x) 1 min 30 secs
Semi Finals – (2 x) 1 min 30 secs
Final – (2 x) 1 min 30 secs
** any extra time (1x) 1 min**

LOOP STATION
Entry video: 3 mins

Elimination round – (1x) 3 mins
Semi Finals – (2 x) 3 mins
Final – (2 x) 3 mins
** any extra time (1x) 2 mins**

TAG TEAMS
Entry video – 1 min 30 secs

Elimination round – 1 min 30 secs
Semi Finals – (2 x) 1 min 30 secs
Final – (2 x) 1 min 30 secs
** any extra time (1x) 1 min**

JUDGE FOR UNDER 18’S BATTLES:
Jomez – Current Main Solos Welsh Beatbox Champion

UNDER 18’S
Entry video – 1 min 30 secs

Elimination round – 1 min 30 secs
Semi Finals – (2 x) 1 min 30 secs
Final – (2 x) 1 min 30 secs
** any extra time (1x) 1 min**

JUDGING CRITERIA:
All Battles will be judged by our panel based on ‘THE TOMB’
* TECHNICALITY
* ORIGINALITY
* MUSICALITY
* BATTLE PROWESS/ SHOWSHIP

RULES/GUIDELINES:
• Competitors have to be Welsh or resident in Wales for at least 1 year.
* winner of coin toss decies who goes first in the battles
• Entries close midnight on Sunday Septmeber 2nd. Late entries may be excepted due to circumstances
• Aggressive/dangerous body contact will lead to automatic disqualification.
• The Judges decision is final.
• Participants will need to be alert and near the stage area at the beginning of the proceedings. Not coming to the stage after your name is being called numerous times may lead to disqualification.
• On the day, you will be required to sign a lease form allowing the footage to be put our YouTube Channel ‘Beatbox Wales’
* World Qualification is only for the main solos, tag team and loop station categories (not for the under 18’s unfortunately)

CAR PARKING: The nearest and cheapest car parks we recommend for security are at the St David’s 2 shopping center or Pellet St Car Park. If you’re bringing a van, check on Parkopedia as it has details on the height allowance at most car parks in Cardiff.

Time

(Sunday) 4:00 pm - 11:55 pm