What was your original fav. yoyo/fav. trick vs. current one?


#1

There aren’t records kept on these, but try to remember so you can see how you’ve progressed. It’s fun to look at and laugh at how you were once a noob.

My original one:
Fav. Yo-Yo: Yomega Xodus II
Fav. Trick: Brain Twister

Current one:
Fav. Yo-Yo: YYF Shu-Ta, ODxTS T1, CLYW Yeti,
BillyBobs Civility, YYF Genesis+, TK No-Jive.
Fav. Trick: Horizontal Revolutions

My, how I have progressed.


#2

Original
Fav. Yoyo: Yomega Raider or BX2
Fav. Trick: Looping (despite sucking at it)

Current
Fav. Yoyo: Yomega Prodigy
Fav. Trick: Suicides, specifically the one in Ann Connolly’s Slack Wrist mount video (she explained catching it as a suicide).


#3

Original
Trick: Drop in the bucket and Ripcord
Yoyo: Metal Zero
Current
Trick: My own stuff
Yoyo: Ringmaster

Not much to laugh at.


#4

Original: Yomega Fireball

Original: Trapeze.

Current: RecRev Mangaroo

Current: Ladder Escape


#5

YYJ Legacy
Double of nothing

Yoyofficer Musket
White budah


#6

OG:
F.A.S.T. 201
Boing E Boing

Now:
FG Avalanche
(IDK what trick now, I do so much improv that it’s hard to name a trick. ^^")


#7

This really hard trick I’ve been working on that I’ve only landed thrice.


#8

Original
Fav. Yoyo: YYF Grindmachine
Fav. Trick: Gondola

Current
Fav. Yoyo: CLYW x OD Summit
Fav. Trick: Eli Hops.


(major_seventh) #9

Original:

Fav. Yoyo: 888x, PHENOM
Fav. Trick: Kamikaze, Horizontal Skin the Gerbil

Current:
Fav. Yoyo: General-Yo, CLYW, Werrd
Fav. Trick: Flowy stuff with lots of string hits.


#10

Original: Shinwoo Dolphin

Original: Houdini mount

Now: Clyw Arctic circle 2, Wolly Marmot 2, Bear vs Man 2, Summit and Sorry Yoyos Ratchet (seriously the thing is a beast)

Now: some more complicated tricks I’ve been able to come up with. No names yet!


#11

As I recall:

Fav. Yoyo: Kyo DNS
Fav. Trick: Kwyjibo (I had put off listing a favourite trick for a while)

Now:

Fav. Yoyo: I can’t decide anymore!
Fav. Trick: Seasick


#12

OG:
Fav. Yoyo: CLYW Wooly Marmot
Fav. Trick: Kwijibo

New:
Fav. Yoyo: DS Wrath, Zeekio space monkey, CLYW Arctic Circle.
Fav. trick: Horizontal fingerspins.


#13

Original

Yoyo: Dv888
Trick: Grinds. All Grinds

Current

Yoyo: Shutter, Flow, Flipside, Diamondback (even though I don’t have one :-[ )
Trick: My stuff and Wilson Ni’s BYYS Tutorials.


#14

Original:
Yoyo: 888x or Positron (i got into modern yoyoing after Marcus Koh’s worlds 2011 freestyle, thats why i have the positron on here)

Trick: Eiffel Tower

New:
Yoyo: Horizon or Aviator

Trick: Fingerspins


(Zammy Ickler ) #15

My favorite from back in the day:

Yoyo: Duncan Freehand one (The best and will forever be the best)
trick: Slack ironwhip done by Jason Lee in his Nats 2001 freestyle.

New, as of 2014:

Yoyo: Onedrop Code1
trick: Anything done via moebius.

~Z


#16

OG Favorite yoyo: YYJ Classic, YYF DV888
OG Favorite Trick: Branding, Underwater Basket Weaving, Anything done by Janos since his 2011 vids

Current Fav Yoyo: MagicYoYo D5 (1A, 3A, 5A), Loop 1080 for 2A, and I like the Duncan Hayabusa w/ MOD Spacers more than a stock Go Big for 4A
Current Fav Trick: Anything Done via FlyTraps


#17

Original:
Yoyo:custom modfathered fhz 2
Trick:revolutions

Current:

Yoyo: soda blasted velvet avalanche

Trick:chopsticks Eiffel Tower to gt


#18

OG
-OD MarkMont Next
-Skin the gerbil

Current
-YYR Overdrive
-Fingerspins


(Ian) #19

when I was a little kid-Duncan Imperial/shoot the moon

Since rediscovering yoyos-YYF Shutter/Buddha’s revenge

Current-Sturm Panzer Eclipse Ogre/Yuuki’s Nats


#20

First yoyo: Duncan mosquito
Fav. Trick: rock the baby

New favourite: marmot 2
Fav. Trick: slack sticks->wristmount GT