Blind 5A - Blindfolded Yoyo Trick and Combo

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Introduction: Blind 5A - Blindfolded Yoyo Trick and Combo

Blindfolded 5A yoyo trick and combo

Blindfolded yoyoing is not only about skill but also a higher understanding of the way a trick is constructed. When you do a trick pay attention to your individual hand movements and distance between hands when playing.
Though I am blindfolded I can still see the trick in my mind so much that I visualize the trick and gauge an approximation as to where the counterweight will land. I do this by controlling the momentum I give the counterweight and yoyo to provide consistent results.

I suggest watching the video a couple times again, paying attention to each hand on separate viewings. Notice the automatic anticipation of each new move.

Do not let your eyes become a crutch. Yoyoing is not only about sight but also about feel. Your eyes should be used to calibrate your moves not define them.

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    sick video congrats bro nice one!

    not "merely" unbelievable. this brief video should more IMPORTANT to yo-yoers than any of the available prizes. regardless of style, this is the kind of familiarity with our art for which we should all strive. thanks.

    very impressive i plussed it

    HOLY $#!! WOAH!!!!!!!!

    THAT IS INSANE! wow. this should deinetely win

    Sweet! All right, how long did it take you to do that?

    Way cool! Definitely deserved to be on the front page (featured). Great job.