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Welcome to the Official Site
for the 2008 World Yo-Yo Contest

The 2008 World Yo-Yo Contest will be held in Orlando Florida at the amazing Rosen Plaza Hotel.

The once in a lifetime event will take place July 31st, August 1st, and August 2nd.

The hall will open Wednesday evening July 30th, with competition starting on Thursday morning July 31st and will close about 11pm on Saturday August 2nd. There will be no events on Sunday August 3rd.

Click here to see the event schedule

Download the program for this event. Full workshop and event lists.

The 2008 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 2008 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.

Special Events:
Two special events are taking place at this years World Yo-Yo Contest that you just
won't want to miss. Click the links below for more information!

YoYoFactory Fast Challenge 2008 Salvation Army Invitational Freestyle

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