Mideast Regional Yoyo Contest

July 8th, 2017 - Indy PopCon
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2017 Mideast Regional Yoyo Contest at Indy PopCon

Saturday, July 8th at 10:30AM EST

Indiana Convention Center

100 S. Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46225


World Champions Gentry Stein and Jake Elliott will be in attendance.

PopCon was founded to celebrate all aspects of pop culture, rather than just hyper focusing on a specific genre and represents and celebrates a wide variety of interests. Indy PopCon is held annually in Indianapolis and will run July 7th-9th this year.

Hotel Info

Tickets and Registration

Registration to compete in the 2017 MER Yoyo Contest is $40 (or $20 for those competitors 10 and under). The cost includes entry to PopCon and a $15 gift certificate to use at the YoYoTricks.com booth at the event. Guest tickets can be purchased from PopCon’s ticket site for 15% off using the coupon code “yoyotricks”. Admission is free for children 10 and under.

Registration runs through Sunday July 2nd (closing at midnight July 3rd). Late registration will remain open through July 6th (closing midnight July 7) and will cost $80.

The music upload deadline is midnight July 7. No music will be accepted after that time. Competitors who did not upload music will have a song selected for them from our competition playlist

Competitor Registration

Registration is $40 – includes entry pass to Indy PopCon.  Competitors will also receive a $15 gift certificate for use at the YoYoTricks.com booth at the event.

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Music Upload

Don’t forget to upload your freestyle music. If there is a prelim, be sure to upload that as well. Freestyle lengths are listed below.

Upload Music

Guest Tickets

Coming to support or just watch? Go here to get 15% off Indy PopCon Tickets or manually enter the code “yoyotricks” at Indy PopCon’s ticket site.

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1A Freestyle – 1 minute prelim, 2 minute final
2A Freestyle – 2 minute final
3A Freestyle – 2 minute final
4A Freestyle – 2 minute final
5A Freestyle – 2 minute final
1A Sport Freestyle – 1 minute final
Longest Sleeper Contest
Mighty Flea Banger Contest (Tentative)
Runaway Dog Contest (Tentative)

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Tentative Schedule of Events

10:30-11 – Check-in
11:00 – 1A Sport Freestyles
11:30 – 1A Freestyle Prelims
Lunch 12:15 – 12:45
12:45 – 5A Freestyle finals
1:00 – 4A Freestyle finals
1:15 – 3A Freestyle Finals
1:30 – 2A freestyle finals
1:45 – Q and A with Gentry Stein
2:15 – 1A Finals
3:15 – Longest Sleeper Contest
3:35 – Awards
4:00 – Cosplay yoyo contest
4:15 – Hashtag photo award drawing