People have been trying to learn how to breakdance or Bboy since Break Dancing became popular in the 70's. The best method to learn how to breakdance is by finding other breakdancers and practicing with them. The moves may look difficult at first but if you practice constantly and do not give up you will learn them. My suggestion is to take it one move at a time and build up your skills. Many bboys or breakdancers create "sets" or "routines" that they practice over and over. They go from one move to the next and practice the set over and over until they have it memorized. This way if they get into a battle they have routines that vary in difficulty they know they can count on. The most important thing is that you take your time and practice the basics. As you practice your basics and master them it will make your sets better and it will make learning the power moves and more advanced moves easier. You can even look for breakdancing lessons and breakdance classes online.
If you cannot find a crew to practice with there are many resources to learn the moves. If you search Google for " how to breakdance " and "how to do breakdance powermoves" many sites that will teach you how. Also if you search for breakdance lessons you will find people who can teach you online or come to your home. Remember learning how to breakdance is easier than you think. There are tons of resources from really amazing dancers who can teach you how to breakdance easily.
Dance classes are an easy way to learn how to breakdance. If you can join a studio or take classes online and learn how to dance by streaming the videos and following along. Dance class is often under rated but you get access to great teachers who have lots of experience. Also most teachers are proud to have students and they will tap you into the break dancing community and introduce you to others.
Break Dance Moves
When you first learn how to breakdance, you can get overwhelmed by how many different types of breakdancing moves there are. You can break the moves down to three main categories
Style Based Moves
Style based moves are moves like CC, and six step. These are footwork moves that you can easily use to match the beat of the music and dance. They are called style based moves because style can be easily customized to fit the dancers style. These are relatively simple to learn.
Power moves are the more flashy momentum driven moves like flares, head spins and air flares. They are the showstoppers and the main reasons that most people want to learn how to breakdance in the first place.
Freezes are moves where you hold your body still and "freeze" for a while. There are so many different ways to freeze but the most common freezes are baby freezes and chair freeze. There are also Air Freezes, Hollow back and more.
If you really want to learn how to breakdance you are going to have to be patience and put in a lot of hard work and effort. The moves don't come easy but you will be rewarded once you get them. Join a crew or practice with your friends because the be bboy community is massive and a wonderful place. Dance classes are a great way to learn how to break dance and can connect you instantly to the bboy world. Once you join you will meet people from all over the world who share a love for what you do. Bboying is a lifestyle not just a dance. Learn how to breakdance and become a Bboy.