Malabar Experimental Collaboration – Part 2

Jugglers of Colombia have united in a video collaboration to highlight the impressive skills of the Colombian juggling scene – also featuring several invited guests from other countries. This video project has been created by Malabar Experimental – an artistic and cultural Association based out of Colombia, which seeks the exaltation of juggling and was formed by Gabrielle Ramírez and …

IJA Tricks of the month December 2015 Colombia by David Rodriguez

My name is David Rodriguez Castro. I’m originally from Bogota Colombia where I lived for 23 years until three years ago when I moved to Buenos Aires. I have been dedicated to the circus from an early age and started juggling at age 13. Since then I’ve been training hard in order to achieve new things. A year and a half ago, I …

Interview With Niels Duinker

Niels Duinker is a juggler from the Netherlands with an impressive list of credentials that include performances in Las Vegas, on board cruise ships from all the major companies in the industry, being listed in the Guinness Book of World Records 3 times, and winning the circus festival of the Chinese Acrobatics Associations in Taiwan as well. Niels is also …

A Message from the Chairman, December 2015

Another year has come and gone! This year, the IJA held its annual festival in Quebec City and what a memorable event it was! Next year we head to El Paso for a historic event with the largest prize money payout in IJA history. Because of this, we are anticipating it to be an exceptionally competitive year. If you are …

Juggler’s Scoop – December 24th, 2015

Juggler’s Scoop is a bi-weekly collection of the latest juggling videos and news bits from around the web.  Here’s the latest scoop! – Svetlana Zueva goes into club kombat mode with a little mortal juggling. – Bill Coad has posted an endurance run of the 10 ball quadplex. – The events of the 2015 Manipulation festival are recapped in a …

Cirque Mechanics present: Pedal Punk

An exclusively American circus, based out of Las Vegas, Cirque Mechanic is growing year by year and adding innovative performances and hot young artists to their roster. Chris Lashua, who founded the company in 2005 presents Pedal Punk at the historic New Victory Theater in Times Square, New York. The theater used to be called Minsky’s Burlesque Theater and was …

Malabar Experimental Collaboration Video – Part One

Jugglers of Colombia have united in a video collaboration to highlight the impressive skills of the Colombian juggling scene – also featuring several invited guests from other countries. This video project has been created by Malabar Experimental – an artistic and cultural Association based out of Colombia, which seeks the exaltation of juggling and was formed by Gabrielle Ramírez and …

(Way) Up In The Air – Juggling Pilots Of Yesteryear

Jugglers constantly seek to push the limits of gravity by controlling objects thrown into the air, so it shouldn’t be a surprise that several of them were early airplane pilots as well. Let’s take a look at a few of them. HAP HAZARD The idea for this article started when a saw a rough set of Harry Lind clubs up …

Juggling On Moving Objects

Jugglers have a very long history of juggling on top of moving objects. Juggling on a unicycle, rolling globe, or rola bola are obviously extremely common. Juggling on horseback dates back at least as far as the late 1700s, when John Bill Rickets performed equestrian juggling in the first American circus, which he presented. Juggling on horseback is still performed …