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John Narum is a member of Team YoYoJam and hold the distinction of, together with Takumi Nagase, being the youngest-ever yo-yo world champion (both aged 12), with his win in the 4A/Offstring division at the 2005 World Yo-Yo Contest. John started playing at age 4 and had had multiple contest placings, television appearances and world records. John has also designed his own 2 YoYoJam signature series yo-yo, the YoYoJam Black Knight , Golden Black Kinght , Equinox, Inspire, and the Triple Jam. John is also a competitive Chess player.

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World Records

  • 28 July 2005, Off String Whips (Junior), 57 with YoYoJam Aquarius
  • 28 July 2005, Fixed Axle Sleeping Record (Junior & Open), 2.39.8 sec. with YoYoJam DJ (Open record since broken)






Media Coverage

  • In January 2006, John Narum and Farrah Siegel were on the Martha Stewart Show. They even taught Martha to do 2A around the worlds!
  • John competed in the 2014 season of America's Got Talent.

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