IJA Challenge – 4 Ball Endurance with One Eye Closed

Thank you so very much to everyone who entered last month’s contest!  We got a lot of entries and all of them beat me, so I guess belly size was in fact NOT a factor after all! First place went to Nick Ponseca with 190 catches!  Second was Mike Moore with 95 catches!  As usual our first place winner will …

IJA Tricks of the Month — Flow — March 2014 — Gail O’Brien

This Tricks of the Month video showcases Gail O’Brien from Belfast, Northern Ireland. Gail has been hoping 6 years and is a fan of Less Goddess, More Tech in hooping. She has recently become addicted to juggling hoops and is really hoping you all come and geek out with her at EJC in Ireland this year! www.ejc2014.org

IJA Tricks of the Month March 2014 “México” by Conejo Lunar

This month is the return of the Conejos. Jafet show us a combination of juggling, ballet, and gymnastics. Jorge does variations of 423 with flats and swings, and also a 441 with shoulders and backcrosses. Chema demonstrates a sequence of three clubs with penguin variations. The guys perform 5 club steals and we also have 2 extra tricks that involve …

The Development Of The Juggling Club (Part 5)

In the final installment of this five part series, we’ll examine a very wide array of clubs that fit into the categories of lighted clubs, functional clubs, bottle clubs, unique clubs, and novelty clubs. I think this article will be the most interesting of the series for many readers. Lighted Clubs Unlike the other categories of clubs discussed so far …

IJA Tricks of the Month – Chile – March 2014 – Felipe Soto

Aktion Dreff is a juggling group from Santiago, Chile. This “Tricks of the Month” video was recorded in several places located in the center of Santiago, highlighting the urban environment, which is what characterizes this juggling group. The juggler presented is Felipe Soto, specializing in Clubs Camera : Juan Martinez & Valentin Pavez Editing : Juan Martinez & Valentin Pavez …

IJA Tricks of the Month – USA – March 2014 – Thom Wall

This Tricks of the Month video showcases Thom Wall from St Louis, Missouri, USA. Once focusing on “fine art” presentations of cutting-edge technical juggling, Thom now focuses on interesting manipulations of commonplace objects, including plates, pool cues, and his liberal arts degree. You can learn more about Thom and his work here: www.thomwall.com www.facebook.com/thomwalljuggler www.youtube.com/thomwustl

2013 World Juggling Day Video

2013 World Juggling Day was one of the most widely celebrated WJDs in history. With thousands of celebrants in over 55 countries, a partnership to bring WJD celebrations into Ripley’s Believe It or Not museums around the world, an “I <3 IJA” photo contest, and now, a fabulous documentary video, the 2013 WJD had a unifying and inspirational impact on …

Pendulum Juggling Enters its Third Decade

The genesis of pendulum juggling can be traced to a singular source in 1993. That year, Jörg Müller was studying at the Centre National des Arts du Cirque (CNAC), and making some club swinging research with Mads Rosenbeck. At the same time, Jörg was building wind chimes with his father and found the sound and rhythm to be a source …

You’re invited to EJC 2014 in Ireland

Ladies and Gentlemen, you are cordially invited to Ireland for the 37th European Juggling Convention which we will host in Millstreet, Co. Cork from the 19th to the 27th of July, 2014. Please feel free to share this invitation with your friends and family, and we do hope can welcome you and your friends to Ireland in 2014! The EJC …