Welcome to the Official Site
for the 2009 World Yo-Yo Contest
The 2009 World Yo-Yo Contest will be held in Orlando Florida at the Rosen Plaza Hotel.
This amazing collection of the most skilled yo-yo players happens August 13th, 14th, and 15th.
The hall will open Wednesday evening August 12th, with competition starting on Thursday morning August 13th and will close about 11pm on Saturday August 15th. There will be no events on
Sunday August 16th.
See videos of what you missed here!
The 2009 World Yo-Yo Contest will crown
World Yo-Yo Champions in the following seven divisions:
- Single A - One Handed String Trick Division
- Double A - Two Handed Looping Division
- Triple A - Two Handed String Trick Division
- Off-String Division
- Counter-Weight Division
- AP (Artistic Performance)
- Combined (Aerial + Dual + Single A)
There will also be four Sports Division yo-yoing competitions:
- 1S Sports String Trick Division,
- 1WS Worlds Sports String Trick Division
- 2S Sports Looping Trick Division
- 2WS Worlds Sports Looping Trick Division.
The 2009 World Spinning Top Contest will crown a World Champion and will also have a Sports Division Spinning Top Contest Ladder.
Other competitions which will be held include:
- Diabolo Sport Ladder Tricks (DI)
- Yo-Yo World record attempts
- Yo-Yo Modding
Workshops and panel discussions, covering numerous topics of interest, will be held during the three days of competition.
The event hall has over 10,000 feet of yo-yoing space with 22 foot ceilings and will be open 24 hours a day starting Wednesday night, and ending late Saturday night.