Oddballs - England's Original Juggling Shop, Est in 1984Hello, welcome to Oddballs!
We're England's oldest, dedicated Juggling Company. We specialise in things you throw, things you catch and things you sometimes drop! After 30 years living and breathing juggling and the circus world we have learnt a thing or two about quality props. That's why everything on oddballs gets tried and tested by us - jugglers! Our staff are fluent in everything from yo-yos to unicycles, balls to clubs and diabolo (and much more). If you're a juggler, a circus, a school or a business we've got the right toys to get you excited about juggling.
First things first! Get the right string length, even the best sticks in the world are going to difficult to use if the string is way too long or short. Put one stick on the floor, stand on it and bring the other stick parallel up to shoulder and tie off the string there (it’s also not an exact measurement, …
What’s the difference between Fixed and Bearing Diabolos?
A question I get a lot in our Camden shop is, whats the difference between a fixed axle and a bearing diabolo? So here, I will attempt to answer! In Brief A fixed axle diabolo is where the center piece (axle) does not move. A bearing diabolo is where the axle free spins one way and is fixed the other …
Oddnews January 16
We all had a lovely Christmas time, we ate lots, enjoyed good company, and of course helped Santa make people very happy! Now it’s January we all have a brand new set of Juggling resolutions, from mastering that elusive 3 ball trick, through learning 3 diabolos all the way to making a hoop routine! Coming Events Chocfest 21 – York’s …
OddNews November 15
It’s been a busy year so far! But it’s time for the Oddblog to get back on its feet! Coming Events Milton Keynes Juggling Convention has reached its 6th year! Saturday 14th November 2015, 10:00 – 21:00 The Leeds Juggling Convention 2015 (LJC) Saturday 21st November 2015, 10am till 9pm http://www.facebook.com/events/544003059086864 Free tea and donuts! The British Juggling Convention (BJC) …
Juggling News from the World of Oddballs
- Belfast Juggling Convention 2016Friday 12th February
- Bath UpChuck 2016Saturday 20th February
- BJC 2016Wednesday 30th March
- Manchester Aerial & Acrobatics Convention 2016Friday 29th April
- BKO2016Saturday 30th April
- The Leicester Circus FestivalSaturday 30th April
- CJC 2Saturday 14th May
- BBU2016Friday 20th May
- OJCSaturday 16th July
- EJC2016Saturday 30th July
- Crawley Convention 2016Friday 19th August
- Broxford No.1 Juggling ConventionSaturday 10th September