About us

Mission


Hit The Floor has given itself as primary goal to produce and offer distinguished dance events with the ultimate target to contribute to the development of the dance community worldwide.

Distinctions


Hit The Floor has positioned itself through the years as a world-class dance event. Hit The Floor is a distinguished event in the dance industry, namely with the quality of the organization of the event, the overall experience offered to dancers and spectators, the superior digital reach and the multi-style offering.

About us

Mission


Hit The Floor has given itself as primary goal to produce and offer distinguished dance events with the ultimate target to contribute to the development of the dance community worldwide.

Distinctions


Hit The Floor has positioned itself through the years as a world-class dance event. Hit The Floor is a distinguished event in the dance industry, namely with the quality of the organization of the event, the overall experience offered to dancers and spectators, the superior digital reach and the multi-style offering.

Since its creation in 2010, Hit The Floor has welcomed through its events:

125000

spectators

30300

dancers

1000

volunteers

863

dance schools

10

countries involved

Team

A dynamic and hard-working team with the same vision and the same values are working all year to offer you a breathtaking tour of dance events!

Nicolas Bégin

Nina Célant

Isabelle Dutrisac

Frédérick Gravel

Paule Assad-Déry

Krystel Pitre

Amélie Fauvelle

Samantha Martin

Jennifer Montreuil

Pablo Guevara

Jérôme Tremblay

Jessica Gosselin

Jimmy Begin

Board of Directors

Martin Boivin

President

Bertrand Lirette

Vice-President

Pierre-André Roy

Treasurer

Nicolas Bégin - Director and Founder

With more than 15 years of expertise in the dance industry, Nicolas Bégin is continually involved as a producer, artistic director, professional dancer and choreographer to contribute to the dance community worldwide. After graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Nicolas founded the Hit The Floor Competition in 2010, an event that is now recognized as a world-class dance event.

Nicolas has also participated in several TV shows such as So You Think You Can Dance Canada and America’s Best Dance Crew. He is currently involved in several projects, including as an artistic director for the TV show produced by Julie Snyder, Danser pour Gagner, that will be aired on V télé. He was an ambassador and artistic advisor for Les Grand Feux Loto-Québec 2017.

His various accomplishments as a young entrepreneur have brought him several recognitions, such as the Tourism Personality of the Year Award at the 2016 Chaudière-Appalaches Tourism Grand Prix, as well as Young business personality in 2014.

His motto: “Do one thing at a time, but do it better than anyone”

Ambassador program

Discover the four 2018 ambassadors who will represent Hit The Floor in the dance community.

Taliana Noronha Robin

Marilyne Caron-Proulx

Karine Laplante

Shanny Cuillerier

Hall of fame

More than a hundred judges and world-renowned artists have made Hit The Floor history over the past seven years.

Quest Crew

Tate McRae

“It’s huge, it’s really amazing! You feel like you’re in a show for a world tour. The team, the people, the energy, it’s really incredible! I love Hit The Floor!”

Kim Gingras, Beyonce Tour

Request Dance Crew

Renee Kester & Phillip Chbeeb

“Hit The Floor in 3 words: Best Dance Event! It’s so well organized. They care about the dancers and the dancers always have a great time.”

Hokuto Konishi, Quest Crew

Kinjaz

“What makes Hit The Floor different is not only the talent of the dancers that we are seeing, but also the fact that everyone is nice and supportive of one another. But the dancing is also world-class.”

Bonnie Erickson, Broadway Dance Center

Jaja Vankova

Brotherhood

Mike Song

“I can guarantee you if you have a love for dance or a love for dance culture, this is the place you need to be. It is one dance world.”

Phillip Chbeeb, I.Am.Me Crew

Jeffrey Mortensen

“It is one of the most organized, thoughtful, all including events I’ve ever been a part of in my entire life.”

Emma Portner, Life is worth living video – Justin Bieber