She has been dancing from a very young age. Participating and winning in school events, Festivals and Dance competitions. Dreaming to become a Dancer while other children of her age dreams to become a Doctor and Engineer. Hailing from the Northeast India, Arunachal Pradesh. Takam Yasum also known as Bgirl Sumku has been B-Girling/Breakin since 2015. Her first encountered with Breaking was in 2012 New Delhi, while she was doing her other Dance style. Due to a surgery in 2013 she was not allowed to dance for a year.
In 2015 she took Breaking professionally and started training with Bboy Show-rez. Since then she is one of the most active B-Girl in Delhi Breaking scene. B-Girl Sumku representing Dance Mafia Crew-street professionals since 2016.
OTHER DANCE FORMS
Apart from Breaking Yasum has also experience of Latin dance styles like Salsa, Bachata, Zouk and Kizomba. Yasum is Dancing since her childhood, her passion of dance started dancing on Bollywood songs in her school days events. She also worked as a Zumba and Dance Fitness instructor.
B-Girl Sumku started traveling in 2015. she has been traveling Nationally and Internationally for Breaking battles, Competitions and events. She has been to Mumbai, Bangalore, Lucknow, Chandigarh, Chennai and Darjeeling. For International events. She travelled to Russia twice for one of the finest Breaking Event known as ComboNation in 2018 and 2019, where participated in B-Girl battle, she has also travelled to Switzerland in 2019 for DPC jam and Groove session and Nepal for Everest crew anniversary jam in 2018.
Events and Competitions
Her first Battle participation was in 2015, Since than she has been actively taking parts in Delhi battle scene and across other cities in India. In 2016 She was selected in top 16 for Delhi Red Bull BC One Cypher. She was in top 4 at Up 32 battle ground in Lucknow, 2017. She won her first B-Girl battle title in Chennai for who’s the King in 2018.
Sumku is a Co-Founder of Delhi’s Breaking School Quest-The Hip-Hop Skool which is Powered by Dance Mafia Crew. Where she teaches Breaking to Kids, females and Beginners level. She has been teaching breaking for last 3 years. She has also been giving Breaking/B-Girl workshops in Delhi and in Northeast states like Arunachal Pradesh, Shillong and Guwahati. With one motive to grow B-Girl scene in the Indian Breaking scene. B-Girl Sumku was also Invited to give reimbursed workshop in Musikschule Kreuzlingen, Switzerland along with B-Boy Show-rez. They also volunteer as a Dance Teacher at the charitable NIV Art School in Noida.
Apart from Breaking and Teaching B-Girl Sumku also performs into event and has co-hosted many breaking events. She has co-hosted WIP Jam which was one of the biggest Graffiti art show known as Street Art Festival in 2016. She has Judged Projeckt Street Art 0.2 in 2018 along side B-Boy Godhand and B-Boy Demon.
B-Girl Sumku has a goal to reach out to as many as female across the globe and empower them with Breaking Dance, introduce them with this Art form. She wants to peruse Breaking to the advance level, compete and win in international level of Breaking battles.
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