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Zack Yourd Loves the Earth(s)
Zack Yourd and Bryan Scagline sending earth turns for Earth Day! We love this video, and we love earth day!
Top 14 Edits Released Before 2011
A couple months back we posted a blog titled 12 EDITS FROM 2011 EVERY KENDAMA PLAYER SHOULD WATCH and it got a lot of good feedback. 2011 was an important year for a lot of us around Sweets Kendamas. Sweets...
Cam Herrero // Kendama Co // Instant Transmission
I'll never forget seeing Cam play kendama for the first time. We were at the 2014 Battle in Seattle and I saw a crowd of people watching this dude lacing. He was landing tricks I had only seen in videos...
Kendama in the News : The Craze Hits Orange County
Sweets Kendamas Focus Team member Alex Hirota does a lot for Kendama in his local community and he's getting the recognition he deserves in the local news. Alex has very quickly made himself known within the Kendama community. We took notice...
#HGARBORDAY2016 Photo Contest
Did you know that Sweets Kendamas has a partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation that plants one tree for every Homegrown Kendama sold? Pretty cool huh? We started our partnership with them in October of last year and we've already...
Community Trick Shot Edit #1
We threw our first trick shot competition and had tons of awesome entries! The kendama community is so creative, you guys never disappoint! We chose a few of our favorites to be featured in the final edit! Thanks to everybody...
Five Trick Fix // Isaac Fine
Focus Team member Isaac stacked some clips while on vacation in Georgia Song: Coffee - Sylvan Esso
GVK Presents: 12 twelve [12-1212] xii, a love story
GVK = Austin Ring(Sweets Focus) + Zach Porter(KenUSA Tribe) Enjoy their newest edit! Music: https://soundcloud.com/geoffcurry/journey
Sweets Kendama Presents : The Cushion Clear
We developed Cushion Clear to play like a “broken in” Kendama right out of the box. The grippy, matte finish softens impact and increases control on balance tricks. Best of all – Cushion Clear keeps its superior playability throughout its...
Thibaut Arcos // Three Trick Thursday
Three funny tricks from the Frenchie T-Bow Enjoy! Song: Skrillex and The Game - El Chapo
Alex Hirota // Three Trick Thursday #2
Focus Team Member, Alex Hirota, busts out three tricks with two odd Kendama setups. Kendamas Used: Mini x Grapevine Micro x Grapevine Song: Pretty Sister - Drive
Time Well Spent: A Kendama Stop Motion Video
Time Well Spent: A Kendama Stop Motion Video Created by George Marshall Stop Motion animations are captured one frame at a time. Each frame of this video is an individual photograph. Over 10 hours went into the making of this...
Christian Fraser + Alex Hirota // Tech Trek
Pro Team member Christian Fraser and Focus Team member Alex Hirota spent the weekend before Battle at the Border 2016 grinding out some technical tricks while trekking through the landscape of Atlanta. Check out the tricks they laced! Song: Nujabes...
Top 10 People That Need to Try Kendama
If you are like me you always have an extra kendama to give someone when the time is right. If I met any of these dudes in person I would definitely be handing over a kendama then and there. These...
Luke Ford // Three Trick Thursday
Luke Ford is back with his second installment in the Three Trick Thursday series. Fellow HG team member Ocean Mamalias edited this together for Luke. Enjoy! Song: dojo - HOURGLASS
Welcome to the Team, Nadira!
Nadira Dol is the newest member of the Sweets Kendamas family! We are super excited to have Nadira on the team. She is a young slayer who shows a lot of skill and lives in the Kendama hotbed of Singapore....
SWKT // Winter Edit
Winter edit from the SWKT boys! Southwest (SW references Southwest High School in Minneapolis) Kendama Team consists of Sweets sponsored players Lukas Funk, George Marshall, Isaac Fine and Finn Loftesnes plus a couple of other friends. The SWKT crew is...
Three Trick Thursday // Rudy Simpliciano
Focus Team member Rudy Simpliciano brings you this week's installment of Three Trick Thursday. Song: Joey BADA$$ - Hazeus View
Sweets Trick Shot Community Edit
It's time for a new "contest", well not exactly... We have been inspired by various community themed edits we have seen, but we wanted to spice things up a bit. What we have come up with is sort of a...
GVK Battle 1
New video series from Sweets Focus Team member Austin Ring and KenUSA member Zach Porter. Austin and Zach are both part of the GVK Kendama crew. Check it out and stay tuned for Round 2! ROUND 1: SWEETS KENDAMAS VS....
Three Trick Thursday // Justin Clement
Focus Team member Justin Clement brings you this week's Three Trick Thursday


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