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Location: Nova Scotia, Canada.
Member Since: 8th Nov 2002
Total posts: 1591
Posted:I don't think the people in these videos post here and I couldn't find the thread where their stuff was originally posted, but these videos are definatly a must see, especially the compilation vid.

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Location: In Melbourne at the moment
Member Since: 21st Apr 2003
Total posts: 147
Posted:WOW...i like....time to lern the wraps MUWAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH

Hey nice vid bro...i like it alot


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Member Since: 20th Dec 2001
Total posts: 4991
Posted:yeah, thats sites been around for some time now.

if you download a video called:Spin Cities 3/19/01 (MPEG, 37 Mb) it features old school HoP dude called Bassman on his powerskips.

check out docs own site the glass lab he makes the sweetest videos.


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Location: Madrid, Spain
Member Since: 4th Jan 2002
Total posts: 215
Posted:MY GOOOD!!!!! wow, those wraps are incredible!!! i gues i've underestimated the power of wraps... as soon as i am done with the exams i'll start practising... i promise

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Carpal \'Tunnel

Member Since: 17th Apr 2002
Total posts: 15414
Posted:Im bumping this thread on account of how sick the Chicago Glowstring 2002 video is.

Its awesome.




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Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Member Since: 5th Aug 2004
Total posts: 1530
Posted:some very nice stuff

i always love seeing glowstringing videos, i just love the wraps soooooooo much

and the accuracy of some of them, very nice

and pk thanks for sharing the site, i havent seen many yo yo sites around

I like Languages.

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Location: Angel's Landing, USA
Member Since: 21st Jul 2003
Total posts: 1584
I'm Kael, a student of Myron and Wes from that first video.
My own wrapping vid while I was still living in Chicago-
Wes does post on HoP rarely. His name is Mixinluv2u.

For more videos like this, hit us up at, where wes, wil, scooch, myron, and I post and check out our glowstringing/poi media center.

Thanks for the complements all. wink

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LA/EDC glow/fire footage
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Member Since: 7th Dec 2004
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Posted:hahahaa. ur sig is so funny. this is twazn from gsc.

all those drags crossdressers in thailand. lol


Location: Springfield, MA - USA
Member Since: 16th Dec 2000
Total posts: 162
Posted:Written by: nate
i havent seen many yo yo sites around

Haha! I don't wanna sound like I'm busting on you, because obviously it is easy to miss things when you don't know where to look. But it is still funny just because the number of yo-yo videos is totally crazy, especially in the last couple of years. smile I can barely keep up with them lately.

The best place to look for new yo-yo videos right now is this site, which is blog-ish listing of new stuff. Almost 15 videos listed in last week or so:

Was glad to see this stuff pop up in a thread. Doc Pop and Glasseye's sites are both great, and good people to boot.

And Kael and Wes and all of you are very inspirational for glowstringing. smile



P.S. In the East Japan videos at the top of the, check out Hiraku Fujii's freestyle. He usually has a lot of poi-ish moves like hyperloops and wraps in his freestyles.

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Location: Bloomfield Indiana. USA
Member Since: 20th Feb 2005
Total posts: 107
Posted:Ah yes... kael... you beat me to it! Anyways.... check out some of the vids on gs.c Glowstringing has been evolving alot latly! ^_^


Location: chicago suburb, IL
Member Since: 12th Feb 2004
Total posts: 129
Posted:hey all it's wes from the video. =) wow! i'm flattered to see those super old videos (2002) i edited are still inspiring people.

much like kael and couple other said, if you like these please come to and check out the media center. there's much more where that came from. we are very open minded and would like your comments and difference in perspective.


DJ Dantana
Location: Stillwater, Ok. USA
Member Since: 15th Aug 2001
Total posts: 1495
Posted:just want to second the motion, you guys are inspiring.

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Location: Sheffield, England
Member Since: 13th Dec 2000
Total posts: 517

there's some pretty special moves goin' on at gs.c.

I agree - inspiring.

Jo. smile

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Location: San Francisco, California, USA
Member Since: 17th Nov 2004
Total posts: 768
Posted:gotta chime in on the chorus of "wow" guys rock! i can't believe what that dude will was doing...after only stringing for three months!! damn!

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Location: Naperville IL
Member Since: 17th Mar 2005
Total posts: 13
Posted:yay, go students of wes and will (kind if me i guess) i didnt know alex posted here. wow anyway yea, good to see this many fellow gs.c'ers here

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Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Hampshire College, MA, USA
Member Since: 22nd Dec 2004
Total posts: 3533
Posted:i keep putting off learning wraps. i don't know why.... i need to go learn them


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