One of the most confusing and surprising worlds results are here! 🙂

Medal statistics:

It does not look like it from the raw numbers but this year we saw a complete and total Japan domination. This yoyo mecca took swept away all the 1st places and took home the total of 12 medals. The second place goes to the United States who managed to get 8 medals. Which seems like a solid result, before you realise that 4 of those are from the non-championship divisions – Over 40 Freestyles and Womens division (which got Mexico the 3rd place thanks to the win of Beatriz Gallegos Gracia)

  1. place – Japan – 12 medals
  2. place – USA – 8 medals
  3. Mexico – Mexiko – 1 medal

1A division:

  1. Shion Araya (Japan) [FREESTYLE – taken from the livestream, muted, better quality coming soon]
  2. Yamato Murata (Japan)
  3. Zach Gormley (USA)
Full results:

2016-World-YoYo-Contest-1A-FINAL

2A division:

 

  1. Shu Takada (Japan)
  2. Hiraku Fujii (Japan)
  3. Takuma Yamamoto (Japan)
Full results:

2016-World-YoYo-Contest-2A-FINAL

3A division:

 

  1. Hajime Miura (Japan)
  2. Tomoya Kurita (Japan)
  3. Alex Hatori (USA)
Full results:

2016-World-YoYo-Contest-3A-FINAL

4A division:

 

  1. Rei Iwakura (Japan)
  2. Tsubasa Onishi (Japan)
  3. Michael Nakamura (USA)
Full results:

2016-World-YoYo-Contest-4A-FINAL

5A division:

 

  1. Takeshi Matsuura (Japan)
  2. Jake Elliott (USA)
  3. Sora Ishikawa (Japan)
Full results:

2016-World-YoYo-Contest-5A-FINAL


Womens Division:

 

  1. Beatriz Gallegos Gracia (Mexico)
  2. Tessa Piccillo (USA)
  3. Staphanie Haight (USA)
Full results:

2016-World-YoYo-Contest-Womens-FINAL

Over 40 Division:

  1. Takahiko Hasegawa (Japan)
  2. Stave Brown (USA)
  3. Richard Cobb (USA)
Full results:

2016-World-YoYo-Contest-Over-40-FINAL

Freestyles are coming soon!

korda

Jan Kordovsky is the owner of the YOYO STORE, Czech national master in 5A, founding member of the International YoYo Federation & the Czech YoYo Asociation and die-hard yoyo player since 2003. He devotes 100% of his time to the store and all things around it. He's also involved in things around various (international) yoyo contests.

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