‘It’s not just doing the worm’: breakdancing could become Olympic sport in 2024

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• IOC to make decision for Paris 2024 by December 2020
• Karate, squash, billiard sports and chess rejected

Breakdancing pioneer Richard “Crazy Legs” Colon, who as leader of the US hip-hop group Rock Steady Crew is widely credited with turning the craze into a global phenomenon, has hailed its prospective inclusion in the Olympic Games.

Breakdancing has been confirmed as one of four sports, along with surfing, climbing and skateboarding, which will be put forward to the International Olympic Committee for inclusion in the Paris 2024 Games.

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