Battle Of The Year World Final Rules

•After the showcase contest, there will be 4 TOP 8 battles (place 1 vs. 8, 2 vs 7, 3 vs 6, 4 vs 5 of the showcase contest ranking). After that, there will be 2 semifinal battles between the 4 winners of the TOP 8.

•Time for the TOP 8 and semifinal battles will be 10 minutes each, and the final battle will be 15 minutes.

•Crew with the highest score after the showcase contest also wins the price for the best showcase.

•Showcases must be under 4 min. Any showcase exceeding 4 min. will be penalized.

•The jury will consist of 5 members, selected carefully in close agreement with the BOTY Headoffice/ Germany. At least one member of the jury will be one from our BOTY judging team.

•Only dancers who participated in the showcase contest will be allowed to battle after the showcase contest.