“New” Bobby May Video and Props

Bobby May is one of the most famous jugglers of all time and deserves such acclaim. At the 2019 IJA Festival, a newly discovered film of Bobby was shown while votes were being counted during the Juggling Film Festival. The film is from a TV show Bobby did with singer Caterina Valente, recorded in Zurich, Switzerland in March 1966. It …

IJA Tricks of the Month by Jesse Patterson from USA / Hula Hoop

Jesse Patterson is originally from Dallas, Texas. She’s trained traditional hula hoops at a circus school in her hometown from the age of 12. At 19, she moved away from home to attend the National Centre for Circus Arts in London, UK. That summer she attended her first IJA Festival in El Paso. She immediately fell in love with hoop …

IJA Ring Juggling Tutorial – 4 Ring Stacked Kickup – Zak McAllistor – Patreon Sponsored

Fresh off of his Individuals and Teams wins at this year’s IJA, Zak McAllistor teaches you ring kickups! For more of his juggling, check out: Instagram: @zakmcallister Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/user74087344 Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-EDWavrHoh1tKWXYfRyTrA This video was made possible by the generous donors who have given to the IJA through Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/ijajugglers

Troba and Capt. Henry Smith – A Photo Album of Strongman Jugglers

Karl Rappo is often considered the first strongman juggler, beginning his performing career around 1825.  Many other heavyweight jugglers followed. You can click here to read about Paul Conchas and here to read about Paul Spadoni. These two famed heavyweight jugglers even had a public feud, which you can read about by clicking here. In this article, we will examine …

IJA Regional Competition – IRC Central America 2019 Highlights Video

IRC Centroamérica 2019

IRC Centroamérica 2019 at Guatecirko The IJA Regional Competition – IRC Central America 2019 was held at the Guatecirko Circus Festival in Mixco, Guatemala on the 12th of April.  This was the 5th annual IRC held in the Central American region, and received more entries, from more countries and at a higher skill level than all previous years.  13 preliminary …

Sorin Munteanu – A Video and Photo Retrospect

Sorin Munteanu was one of the greatest jugglers of which you may have never heard. Hailing from Romania, he was a 7th generation circus artist. He grew up watching his family perform as jugglers and learned the art early on. He remained part of the family act for many years before striking out on his own in 1979. Sorin and …

IJA Tricks of the Month by Tyfoods of the USA | Poi Juggling

This IJA Tricks of the Month video has been made in partnership with Flow Arts Institute. Tyfoods is a Hip Hop Poi Dancer, Movement Enthusiast and Neuroscience Graduate. He has been spinning poi for 6 years and dancing for 3 years. In that time, he has developed a systematic approach on “how to learn tricks / movements” rather than on …