Crews

Found Nation Crew

Found Nation Crew (FNC) is a seventeen-member breaking group from Yamanshi, Japan. This crew was founded in 2002. They won the Battle of the Year in 2018 & Best Show at BOTY 2023.

Found Nation Crew Profile

Founded In2002
Active Years2002–present
Found Nation Crew MembersKossy, Fly, Dragon, Doverman, Wingzero, Shuvan, Busta Bash, 2Goo, Ryo-flow, Issei, Tetsu, Ryo-spin, Yu-ki, Lilpinscher, Youtee, Zenon, and Mikado.
GenreBreaking
StatusActive
Former MemberN/A

Found Nation Crew Facts:

Found Nation Crew

Found Nation Crew was founded in 2002 by Bboy Dragon, Bboy Doverman, and Bboy Wingzero and has members from various regions of Japan. Since 2008, the crew has begun gaining attention worldwide. They did well in many competitions and events. The group has people from different parts of Japan, and many of them now reside in the Kanto area.

In 2008, they won the “UK B-boy Championships” and got a chance to go to the big world finals. Since then, they’ve won many contests in Japan and have become one of the best teams in the country. In the same year, they came in second place in the “Freestyle Session,” , making them the first Japanese crew to achieve that.

Their member Bboy Issei became the first Japanese to win Red Bull BC One World Final at the young age of 19. In 2012, they got a sponsorship deal with Murasaki Sports, which was the first for a breakdance crew in Japan. They’re the top breakdance team in Japan, and Found Nation is highly respected in both the underground and mainstream international communities.

Titles & Achievements:

YEARTITLE
2008UK BBOY CHAMPIONSHIPS JAPAN
2010CHELLES BATTLE PRO JAPAN

UK BBOY CHAMPIONSHIPS JAPAN

2011UK BBOY CHAMPIONSHIPS JAPAN
2012FREESTYLE SESSION JAPAN

World final solo(korea/issei)

UK BBOY CHAMPIONSHIPS JAPAN

2013R16 2013 World final

IBE 7toSmoke Winners Edition

IBE Footwork Contest

BREAK FREE

Fluido Jam 8 (Italy)

2014OLD SCHOOL NIGHT VOL,16
2015Freestyle Session 3vs3 Japan
2016DANCE@LIVE FINAL

Pessac Battle Arena

Freestyle Session World Final 3vs3

RedBull BC One World Final 1vs1

Respect Culture (R16) World Final

New Taipei Bboy City Solo

2017Radikal Force Jam

Silverback open championships

2018FISE Japan breaking championship

BATTLE OF THE YEAR JAPAN

2019BREAK THE FLOOR (CANNES)

DANCE ALIVE WORLD FINAL

2021DANCE ALIVE BREAKSIDE
2023SURE SHOT Breakin Battle

Crew vs Crew Battle

ALL STYLE 2v2

TOPROCK 1v1

Battle Of The Year (Best Show)

Found Nation Crew

Website:
the-fnc
SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: foundnation_official
Twitter: foundnationcrew

Found Nation Crew Members Profile

1. Bboy Kossy

Bboy Kossy
Bboy Kossy
Stage NameKossy
Birth NameKossy Rawman
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayMay 16th, 1982
Active Years2000–present
Age42 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignTaurus
Height170 cm (5’6”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Kossy Facts:

Bboy Kossy, also known as Kossy Rawman, hails from Mie prefecture, later moved to Kobe, Hyōgo Japan. He started breaking at the age of 18 and joined the Found Nation Crew in 2010. He recklessly challenges top Bboy’s to cyphers and battles at a club in Nagoya and gradually rises to prominence.

He has won the number one position in Japan in numerous domestic battles and is expanding his career around the world. It shows connections and expansion not only with dance but also with the music scene and art scene. In 2020, he was featured in various media, including Yahoo News, as a maverick of the breakdance scene.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: kossyrawman

2. Bboy Fly

Bboy Fly (Found Nation Crew)
Bboy Fly
Stage NameFly
Birth NameN/A
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayApril 8th, 1982
Active Years2000–present
Age42 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignAries
Height174 cm (5’7”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Fly Facts:

Bboy Fly hails from Fukui, Prefecture, Japan. It has been 15 years since he started breakdancing under the influence of his older brother, and he loved his activities because he was with the crews that helped her grow, such as Sasuke and Found Nation Crew. With the Found Nation Crew, he has gone on expeditions to battle overseas and achieved good results in various places.

Currently, he is working at a dance studio in Fukui as a representative of Advance Star, devoting all her efforts to revitalising the dance scene and organising events such as battle contests.

He is also working on regional revitalization projects, strengthening the connection between the town and people and dance and continuing to explore new forms of dance.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: fnc_fly

3. Bboy Dragon

Bboy Dragon
Bboy Dragon
Stage NameDragon
Birth NameN/A
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayNovember 17th, 1983
Active Years2000 –present
Age40 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignScorpio
Height168cm (5’5”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Dragon Facts:

Bboy Dragon hails from Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. He started dancing in 1998 due to the influence of TV “RAVE 2001.” (The influence of BRONX, Rotating Club, Waseda Breakers, and Yokohama City Breakers at that time was large.) After that, in 2000, he narrowed down his genre to babysitting.

In 2002, he formed the Found Nation Crew after meeting Bboy Bounce.

Due to an injury to his left wrist, he went from using only power moves to an all-around dance style that combines footwork, top rock, and power moves, leading to his current dance style. He has won numerous championships at home and abroad and continues to make his name known throughout the world. 

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: dragon1117
Twitter: DragonBboy
Facebook: Bboy-dragon
Tiktok: @dragonbboy

4. Bboy Doverman

Bboy Doverman(Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Doverman
Stage NameDoverman
Birth NameN/A
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayJuly 24th, 1985
Active Years2000 –present
Age38 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignLeo
Height167 cm (5’5”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Doverman Facts:

Bboy Doverman hails from Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. He started dancing under the influence of his older brother Bboy Dragon. In 2002, he met Bboy Bounce and formed the Found Nation Crew with his brother. Unlike his older brother, he is active in various contests with his supple body and freeze ability. He is currently active in a wide range of activities based in Yamanashi.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: doverman
Twitter: doverman

5. Bboy Wingzero

Bboy Wingerzo(Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Wingerzo
Stage NameWingzero
Birth NameMarumo Tsubasa
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayOctober 9th, 1986
Active Years2002 –present
Age37 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignLibra
Height166 cm (5’5”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Wingzero Facts:

Bboy Wingzero, also known as Marumo Tsubasa. A core member of Found Nation Crew who has been active on the front lines since its formation. Besides his solid foundational footwork, his amusing and fashionable dancing style receives high acclaim from dancers across different genres. He won the footwork category of IBE, a world breakdance competition held every year in the Netherlands, in 2012 and 2013. In 2016, he won in the 3v3 division of the FREESTYLE SESSION WORLD FINAL with members Bboy Ryo-Flow and Bboy Issei.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: wingzero
Facebook: wingzero
Twitter: wingzero

6. Bboy Shuvan

Bboy Shuvan (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Shuvan
Stage NameShuvan
Birth NameN/A
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayMay 20th, 1986
Active Years2000–present
Age38 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignTaurus
Height165 cm (5’5”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Shuvan Facts:

Bboy Shuvan hails from Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. He started breaking in 2000 and learned the basics of breaking from Mr. Kid of Imperial JB’s. He was greatly influenced by the Bboy Ivan video that his senior showed him at the time. He moved to Tokyo at the age of 19 and joined the Found Nation Crew after meeting Bboy Wingzero.

7. Bboy Busta Bash

Bboy Busta Bash (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Busta Bash
Stage NameBusta Bash
Birth NameKojiro
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayAugust 4th, 1986
Active Years2003–present
Age37 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignLeo
Height163 cm (5’3”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Busta Bash Facts:

Bboy Busta Bash, also known as Kojiro started breaking in 2002 in his hometown Fukui, Japan. He moved to Tokyo in 2006, and joined the Found Nation Crew. After that, he achieved good results in Freestyle Session USA and UK B-Boy Championship, and in 2013, he won the title of world number one at the world tournament “Fluido Jam” in Italy. Recently, he has expanded his activities by participating in the short film “Bustin”, supervised by Shing02. He is currently pursuing his own style. He is also part of Paris Olympic Qualifiers 2024 with 336th ranking and has 90 breaking points.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Facebook: bustabash

8. Bboy 2Goo

Bboy 2Goo (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy 2Goo
Stage Name2Goo
Birth NameMasatsugu Uemura
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayJuly 14th, 1987
Active Years2003–present
Age36 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignCancer
Height164 cm (5’4”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy 2Goo Facts:

Bboy 2goo, also known as Masatsugu Uemura, first stepped into the world of dancing during his elementary school days at Okinawa Actors School. He dabbled in breakdancing then and began taking it more seriously during his first year of high school. Upon finishing high school, he relocated to Tokyo, where he crossed paths with Found Nation Crew in 2007 and joined the group. As a solo performer, he has garnered impressive achievements in diverse battles and is actively engaged in showcases, stages, and commercials.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: 2goo_fnc
Twitter: 2goo10
Facebook: BBOY-2GOO

9. Bboy Ryo-flow

Bboy Ryo-flow (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Ryo-flow
Stage NameRyo-flow
Birth NameSonobe Ryo
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayJanuary 28th, 1994
Active Years2008–present
Age30 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignAquarius
Height163 cm (5’3”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Ryo-flow Facts:

Bboy Ryo-Flow also known as Sonobe Ryo started Bboying in 2008. He joined the Found Nation Crew in 2014. He has a unique flow and is good at connecting delicate footwork and skills. In 2016, he won the Freestyle Session World Final with Bboy Issei and Bboy Wingzero, earning him the title of number one in the world of breaking.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: ryoflow_fnc
Twitter: ryo_fnc

10. Bboy Issei

Bboy Issei
Bboy Issei
Stage NameIssei
Birth NameIssei Hori
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayJune 1st, 1997
Active Years2006 –present
Age26 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignGemini
Height163 cm (5’3”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Issei Facts:

Bboy Issei, also known as Issei Hori,hails from Tokyo, Japan. Through the introduction of his instructor, Bboy Shuvan, he met the Found Nation Crew and became a member.

In 2012, he won the solo category of R16 Korea, one of the world championships. After that, he achieved the impressive milestone of winning the championship for three consecutive years, in 2013 and 2014. He also holds the prestigious award of Red Bull Bc One World Final Champion in 2016. He is also part of Paris Olympic Qualifiers 2024 with 165th ranking and have 200 breaking points

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: fncbboyissei
Facebook: BboyIsseiJapan

11. Bboy Tetsu

Bboy Tetsu (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Tetsu
Stage NameTetsu
Birth NameTeppei Maseda
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayJanuary 14th, 1998
Active Years2006 –present
Age26 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Height174 cm (5’7”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Tetsu Facts:

Bboy Tetsu, also known as Teppei Maseda, a supernova from Fukui who has been making headlines at events in Hokuriku, has finally landed in Tokyo. His teaching skills are proven by his mentoring with Found Nation Crew’s Bboy Fly, who is also from Fukui, and has worked as an instructor at a studio in his hometown of Fukui.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: tetsufnc
Twitter: tetsufnc

12. Bboy Ryo-spin

Bboy Ryo-spin (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Ryo-spin
Stage NameRyo-spin
Birth NameN/A
PositionDancer
Birthdaymarch 14th, 1998
Active Years2006–present
Age26 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignPisces
Height163 cm (5’3”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Ryo-spin Facts:

Bboy Ryo-Spin initiated her dance journey at the young age of 5 in his hometown, Fukuoka, Japan. His exceptional high-speed and high-level skills, along with his remarkable ability to deliver top-notch performances, are truly astonishing. His speed is considered one of the best globally.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: ryo_spin
Twitter: Ryospin983

13. Bboy Yu-ki

Bboy Yuki (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Yuki
Stage NameYu-ki
Birth NameYuki Minatozaki
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayJuly 25th, 1999
Active Years2006–present
Age24 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignLeo
Height160 cm (5’2”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Yu-ki Facts:

Bboy Yu-ki, also known as Yuki Minatozaki, hails from Kissimmee, Florida. A 28-year-old who also goes by Bboy Victor has mastered the foundations of the dance form. He has power and he has the flavour and swagger expected of a diehard Bboy. His movement syncs with the breakbeat flowing from the DJ’s turntables. He is also Part of Paris Olympic Qualifiers 2024 with 373rd ranking and has 50 breaking points.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: yu_ki.fnc
Twitter: bboy_yuki

14. Bboy Lilpinscher

Bboy Lilpinscher (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Lilpinscher
Stage NameLilpinscher
Birth NameN/A
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayNovember 24th, 1999
Active Years2012–present
Age24 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Height170 cm (5’6”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Lilpinscher Facts:

Bboy Lilpinscher an all-round Bboy whose mentor is Found Nation’s Bboy Doverman, with its supple frieze and musicality, has won many contests in its hometown of Yamanashi. From 2023, he will move to Tokyo and expand his activities as a Found Nation Crew in earnest.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: bboy_lilpinscher

15. Bboy Youtee

Bboy Youtee (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Youtee
Stage NameYoutee
Birth NameN/A
PositionDancer
BirthdayOctober 14th 2000
Active Years2005 –present
Age24 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignLibra
Height185 cm (6’1”)
Weight149
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Youtee Facts:

Bboy Youtee started dancing at the age of 5 and moved to the United States at the age of 7. Taking advantage of his experience winning contests and battles, he has appeared on TV, commercials, magazines, artist music videos, live performances, contests, and events as a dancer. While studying and promoting hip-hop culture, he continues to take on challenges in battles and contests.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: youteersc
Twitter: youteersc

16. Bboy Zenon

Bboy Zenon (Found Nation Crew Members)
Bboy Zenon
Stage NameZenon
Birth NameZenon Tomita
PositionB-Boy
BirthdayJuly 15th, 2001
Active Years2008 –present
Age22 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignCancer
Height160 cm (5’2”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Zenon Facts:

Bboy Zenon also known as Zenon Tomita, A young rising star based in his hometown of Tokyo who has achieved good results in numerous tournaments by taking advantage of his high skills and flowing flow In 2022, he became a member of Found Nation Crew and expanded the scope of his activities.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: bboyzenon
Twitter: bboyzenon
Youtube: UCGfou8IGD-pDJdPZevWowOg
Tiktok: bboy-zenon

17. Bboy Mikado

Bboy Mikadu
Bboy Mikadu
Stage NameMikado
Birth NameMika Dolphin
PositionB-Boy
BirthdaySeptember 8th, 2002
Active Years2014–present
Age21 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignVirgo
Height175 cm (5’7”)
WeightN/A
NationalityJapanese
Blood TypeN/A

Bboy Mikado Facts:

Bboy Mikado, also known as Mika Dolphin, met Bboy 2GOO at a certain event in 2015 and started taking private lessons after that. He met the Found Nation Crew through an introduction from 2GOO and became a member.

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: mikadolphin_fnc
Twitter: bboy_mikado
Facebook: 100009751275457
Tiktok: bboy-mikado

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