What is Krumping ? Originating from America, krumping is a style of street dance which is expressed through free, exaggerated and expressive movements. Krumping involves four primary moves: jab, arm swings, chest pops, and the stomp.
What is Jab?
Step 1) Take whatever arm you comfortable with and make it into a fist, keeping it very strong.
Step 2) imagine there is a square in front of you, with your fist, punch each of the corners of the square quickly bringing it back when you extend your arm.
Step 3) take your other arm and repeat the previous steps.
The arm swing
Step 1) Make sure you have a lot of energy because arm swings will drain you out very quickly.
Step 2) Extend your arm and imagine that you are grabbing something up high.
Step 3) Now throw that hand down very hard as if whatever you had in your hand you want to break it on the ground.
Step 4) Experiment throwing that imaginary object in certain directions, you may even want to use two hands to pick up the object.
You have mastered the arm swing!!!
The chest pop
Step 1) Breath in and using your diaphragm you and to make your chest expand outwards.
Step 2) When you breath out, with a sharp movement, concave your chest, this will create a popping like an effect.
Step 3) To
Step 1) while in your stance, swing your knee so that your foot it in the air.
Step 2) With a controlled but hard motion, swing your foot down to the ground, trying to dig your heel to the ground.
You have mastered the stomp!!!
The last step is to mix all those moves together and practice makes perfect so don’t be discouraged if you don’t look right at first. Have fun krumping!!!!
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