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My Kendama Story - Cody Booth

Get to know the newest Sweets Kendamas employee and find out how Kendama helped him shatter his weight loss goals and land his dream job!

What is "My Kendama Story"?
"My Kendama Story" is our brand new spotlight campaign, highlighting individuals throughout the Kendama community. Read more to find out how you can participate!
Boogie T: The Godfather of Kendama X EDM | Boogie T Kendama
A short look into the past of Boogie T, the single most influential figure in spreading the new wave of Kendama into the EDM community.
The Kendama Buyer's Guide
The Sweets Kendamas Buyer's Guide Table of Contents Things to Consider What's with all these different prices? The Best Age for Kendama? How Big are They? What does "Weight Matched" Mean? The AMPED Shape The BOOST Shape Why does the...
Kendama: The Greatest Boredom Cure
Reed Stark explains why kendama is the Ultimate Cure for Boredom and how kendama helps him see the world differently!
What is Kendama Day?
May 14th is Kendama Day! Read up on some history about the birth of kendama and find out how you can celebrate too!
Where To Buy A Kendama
Getting a kendama has never been so easy. Check out this list of places we've compiled to help you choose your first kendama!
Getting Hyped for Another Amazing #28TricksLater
Getting ready for another February full of amazing tricks and tons of progress!
Am I Good Enough to Compete?
Unsure about competing in NAKO for the first time? Josh Grove helps answer all the questions you might!
Sweets Kendamas Online - Summer Series Competitions
This summer is a little different than most, so we are doing our best to adapt and advance! Since we can't get together for our normal summer kendama jams and competitions, we are putting our energy into our Sweets Kendamas...
The Best Kendama Backgrounds for Zoom
Make the most of working, learning, and socializing from home. Free download of Sweets Kendamas backgrounds for your video calls are available now!
FIRST 10 TRICKS EVERY KENDAMA PLAYER SHOULD LEARN
When starting out on your kendama journey it can be a little overwhelming deciding which tricks to learn first. After teaching people how to play dama for over 10 years we feel confident that we have a solid path for...
RED AND BLACK GIRAFFES AND DRIPS | LIMITED REED & BOO MODS
 Simple Session is this weekend and it is one of the largest Extreme Sports Events in all of Europe. This year is their 20th year hosting the event in Tallinn Estonia.  Reed Stark has been going to this event for the...
February might have 29 days this year, but we are still stoked for #28TricksLater
Download the #28TricksLater Video Intro H E R E The month might be a day longer this year, but entering our 4th #28TricksLater we are keeping the hashtag strong. We are currently 34.4k posts deep! We are so excited to...
The Only Kendama Display You Will Ever Need : The Dama Claw
Kendamas are awesome. So awesome that we buy lots of them.... like lots and lots. We only have so many dressers and desks to put them on before it becomes a problem. I know a lot of moms and significant...
Making Kendama History in Latvia : The KeKe Kendama Story
Making Kendama History in Latvia : THE KEKE KENDAMA STORY By Ryan Reese  In the past year, Latvia has proven to be a hotbed for kendama attracting American companies attention and even collaborating with them. The popularity of kendama in...
The New England Kendama Classic
A recap of The New England Kendama Classic by Michael Reeves.
History of the Japan Kendama Association
The Official History of the Japan Kendama Association is now available. Until now this document was never released to the public. We are beyond honored and happy to share with the public the History of the JKA. We always have supported the true roots of Kendama and the JKA and are excited to share this with the world. From it's founders history to the " Way of Kendama" and more. Take the dive into this in-depth article from the JKA themselves.  By: Joshua Gove
The Ultimate List of Every Kendama World Cup (KWC) Champion
By: Ryan Reese Why do people compete for a world championship? Because it is the one and only title that will give them the honor of representing an elite group of players from their native land. Winning a world cup...
How To Setup and Run a Successful Kendama Club
How to start up your own Kendama Club  Written by: Joshua Grove  Hosting Kendama Clubs and Jams is a great way to support your community while giving kendama players a consistent time and place to hang out and play kendama....
Spiraling Out: The Luzumaki Interview
Written By: Ryan Reese  Sweets Kendamas has recently collaborated with the artist Luzumaki and released a one of a kind kendama called the Sweets x Luzumaki Kendama. Besides brandishing Luzumaki's signature artwork, the ken has a new BOOST shape.  ...