Paul Kerbel was seeded into the preliminary round at the 2017 World YoYo Contest due to his top 10 placement at the Mexico National YoYo Contest. Paul easily cleared prelims with a 9th place finish, and performed a wonderfully choreographed routine in semi-finals to land him 16th so he could wow the crowed in finals. Paul was definitely a crowd favorite and a huge contender to win the worlds title. His movement on stage is exciting and engaging, and you can see the full routine in the video above! Paul ended up placing 8th overal in Finals, and used his signature yoyo the Horizon.