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Location: Sacred Heart University, 5151 Park Ave., Fairfield, CT
Time: Doors open at 8:00 am, 9:30 am start time starting with Pro-Series Finale.
Nearest Airport: Tweed- New Haven Airport
Breaking Categories: First Time Breakers, Creative Wood, Creative Open, Power Wood, Power Concrete, Speed Board, High Jump, Extreme Kicks Wood Breaking; all ages, ranks, and genders.
Registration Pricing: First Time Breakers- $40 (includes boards);
Other USBA/WBA divisions- $40 for 1st, $15 for 2nd, $10 each additional; ISKA divisions- $50 each.
Spectator Pricing:Adults and Children 13 and older- $5, 12 and under FREE.
Material Pricing: Boards- $2-$2.50, Blocks- $3, Community Stand Fee- $8.
Materials Rebate: All USBA/WBA members who order $10 or more in materials will receive a $10 rebate. Members must hand in competitor sheets at event to qualify.
ISKA Qualifiers: There will be 6 ISKA qualifying divisions allowing breakers to qualify for the ISKA World Championships in Florida (televised on ESPN2 each year). The divisions are Creative Open- Male and Female, Power Concrete Male- Light and Heavy, and Three Directional Power Wood Strikes- Light and Heavy. There is an entry fee of $50 per ISKA division entered.
USBA/WBA Grand Champion Black Belt Division: There will be an overall Grand Champion plaque awarded to the Adult (over 18, Male or Female) Black Belt competitor who gains the most points over the course of the event. This is only available to USBA/WBA members. This is how it will work: For each of the named categories (Creative Wood, Power Concrete Hand, Power Concrete Foot, Power Wood Elbow, Power Wood Foot Spaced and Non-Spaced Power Wood Hand) competitors will be awarded points that will determine the Grand Champion. Competitors must enter at least 3 categories to qualify. Points will be awarded as follows:
16 points for 1st,
11 points for 2nd,
7 points for 3rd:
For Single Competitor Divisions points will be awarded per current SCDA. In the event of a tie, tied competitors will have a 3 station creative break-off.
Again the Grand Champion Plaque is available to adult Black Belt competitors that are USBA/WBA members only. There is a $10 fee to be included in the Grand Champion run and is payable at the event. We will need at least 5 competitors to enter for it to run. Contact Drew Serrano with questions.
Special Info: The North American Breaking Championships will be the host to the first USBA/WBA Pro-Series Finale. Heavyweights John Zurisk and Nick Zambri will face off, and Lightweights Ralph Bergamo and Sean Anderson will face off. This will be an exciting event and determine the winner of the 2014-2015 Pro Series in each weight class. If you would like to be considered for the 2015-2016 Pro-Series please contact Drew Serrano.
CASH PRIZE- Most Boards/Blocks Broken in a single USBA/WBA division: There will be four categories: Men’s Concrete (includes all concrete divisions), Men’s Wood (includes all wood divisions except wood foot with machine), Women’s Concrete, and Women’s Wood. The competitor who breaks the most blocks or boards in any Power Concrete or Power Wood division will be awarded $50. Must be a USBA/WBA member to qualify.
For more information visit: http://www.usbawba.org/2015Event5w.aspx