Blogs

07 Sep 2013

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Ibrahim, or Ibs, is a the man. He’s a good dude with a great beard, and one of the best from the Northwest. Gearing up for Nationals, Ibs has collaborated with two other good dudes, Aaron Davis and YoYoFactory Team member Clint Armstrong to give you two great videos.

 

As always, Ibs has some great tech with just the right amount of BANG. Aaron shows off some silky smooth combos, and Clint as always shows up with some amazing stuff. Both video parts are a great watch. Enjoy!

 

 

 

 

 

04 Sep 2013

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Vong Kin Ian throws down an amazing freestyle at the Honk Kong Yo-Yo Contest. Good enough to get him 2nd place in this highly competitive contest!

 

24 Aug 2013

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Gentry Stein has not done it all. He doesn’t have a room full of trophies. He doesn’t have a National title. This is what keeps him the hungriest, most committed yoyo player on the planet. His tricks and freestyles are on point, with undoubtable style. His day just hasn’t come yet…but when it does, he will be ready.

 

Introducing the Shutter, Gentry’s third signature release designed specifically to be there when his day comes. Designed from the ground up, the Shutter features an inner foil designed to achieve a weight distribution that offers power, speed, and control through long technical combinations and flashy performances. It also offers unique finger spin opportunities on both inner faces as well as a central and outer ring grind capabilities.
It takes more than a great yoyo to be a champion, but a great yo-yo is something every champion needs.

 

 

 

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Shutter 2_1

 

Specs:
55.83 mm Diameter
44.33 mm Width
67.5 Grams
SPEC Bearing
White CBC Pads

 

Shutter 5_1

 

SHUTTER available World Wide August 29

 

Shutter 8_1

23 Aug 2013

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Ann Connolly is sure collecting stamps in her passport book! A last minute decision at Worlds found Ann heading straight to Edmonton AB Canada for Canadian Nationals! While in Canada she did some in-store appearances, competed in the International Division and even traveled to beautiful Jasper!

 

10 Aug 2013

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Paul Kerbel is no stranger to the Worlds stage, but this year he took it to a new level! Making his way to center stage by backpacking was just the start. Be sure to check out his entire routine below.

 

10 Aug 2013

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Pat Borgerding has grown up with us. He started on the team when he was just a kid, now he’s taller then any of us! Coming to the World stage as the seeded US National Champion, Pat had over 1,000 plays of his freestyle track. All the time and effort pays off in this amazing routine!

 

10 Aug 2013

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Paolo Bueno joined the YoYoFactory Team over a year ago, and hasn’t stopped rising the ranks at yo-yo contests. In 2012 he even made it through prelims and semifinals at Worlds to secure a spot in Finals. This year, he had a different route to Finals, he won Brazil Nationals. Being a duel citizen, he represented Brazil in the final round of the World Championships this year, and did am awesome job of it! Check out the video below.

 

 

10 Aug 2013

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What a season it’s been for Luis! He’s been busy with tours, demos, finishing school and a tie for 1st at BAC. Will all that he’s put in, we knew Worlds would be special. In prep for Worlds, we wanted to outfit him with the best equipment possible. So we created a new breed of Genesis to his exacting specifications. Armed with his perfect yo-yo, and years of practice, Luis presented one of the most energetic, diverse routines the stage had ever seen.

 

06 Aug 2013

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It’s that time of year, the World Yo-Yo Contest is upon us! For all the latest news, goings-on, videos and reporting be sure to be plugged into our different outlets:

 

Follow us on Instagram, Like us on Facebook, Tweet us on Twitter and Subscribe to our channel on YouTube. We’ll be posting behind the scenes views of our team prepping for their titles, new snaps of dope yo-yos, and just all the fun we’re having! We’ll do our best to keep you as part of the action!

06 Aug 2013

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We love when we get visitors to the YoYoFactory office. In the past few months we’ve had some awesome players stop by, and we’ve slowly been putting together this video showcasing the talent of the player with the natural beauty Arizona has to offer.