Oddballs - England's Original Juggling Shop, Est in 1984
Hello, 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.
Spinning Tops – Where to Start?
The last 12 months in the skill toy world have seen an explosion in popularity in Spinning Tops, particularly in Europe. As with all great skill toys, the level of competition and sense of community has encouraged players to really push their props in to new, exciting, unexpected areas. At Oddballs we’ve stocked for many years the entry-level models from …
What a day! Once oddballs had set up and the convention started, the large sports hall came alive with so much varied talent from tightrope walking to 7 club juggling. Gazing across the room to see so many props flying through the air and patterns was mesmerising. As always the reception we had was lovely and everyone was super friendly, …
Juggling clubs, meetings and jams
Juggling Clubs All over the world, tucked away in village halls, bustled into squash courts and, weather permitting, on greens and parks, you might just find something very special. In venues with good ceiling height for the jugglers, good width for the hoopers and sometimes an outdoor safe space for the fire spinners you may be lucky enough to stumble …
So. I had a Yoyo back in the 1990’s. What’s changed?
So. I had a Yoyo back in the 1990’s. What’s changed? Can I still “walk the dog”? Oh, the 90’s. A time of pokemon cards, pogs, cereal chosen primarily based on the free toy, Art Attack, and yoyos. Yes, the yoyo craze. Playgrounds full of kids violently swinging “around the world”, getting all digits involved in an unforgiving tangle …
Juggling News from the World of Oddballs
- L!XSaturday 29th April
- RHUL circusSaturday 29th April
- BKO2017Sunday 14th May
- BBU2017Friday 19th May
- bbufightnightSunday 28th May
- MJCOTSaturday 3rd June
- SCSCSaturday 24th June
- Juggling Clubs 2017Friday 30th June
- EJC2017Saturday 22nd July
- Play 2017Wednesday 16th August
- CWFestWednesday 16th August
- BroxfordSaturday 9th September