Big News for 2017 World Sign Spinning Championships

The 2017 World Sign Spinning Championship is making its mark The 2017 Sign Spinning Championships just got bigger! Not only  is this years grand prize of 5k is the biggest in the competition’s history, the competition will now be brought to you by Cricket Wireless. This will be an event you don’t want to miss. Be there on February 24 and 25th on Fremont Street to witness history!

Traub generates excitement in Chattanooga!

Chattanooga sign spinner competes, travels for the art CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — If you’ve driven down Amnicola Highway this week, there’s one man who’s probably caught your eye. Jamal Traub is a full-time, professional sign spinner. “My goal is make somebody laugh, entertain someone, make them go ‘wow,’ clap or honk their horn,” he said.   He works 8 hour shifts, making $15 dollars an hour. But he says he’s paid his dues. “I got my start as a dancing chicken juggling in Murphiesburro,” Traub said. That’s when he [...]

The Charlotte Observer – South Charlotte News reports on AArrow Charlotte

Putting a new spin on advertising By Hilary Trenda A south Charlotte teen is heading to Las Vegas for AArrow Advertising’s international sign-spinning competition Feb. 19-22. Rico El-lis, 18, started sign spinning for the outdoor advertising company in June 2011, and before he’d been with AArrow a full year he placed seventh overall at last year’s international competition and was named rookie of the year for the entire company. Together with AArrow NC owner Bryan Diehl, the pair also took first place for [...]

WORLD SIGN SPINNING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013 SUMMARY

The 2013 World Sign Spinning Championship were spintastic! This year’s WSSC was sponsored and held by Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas with music provided by Dj Kn3z from Croatia. Other sponsors included Illy’s Coffee. The event was an incredible display of talent and exhilarating performances to watch. The two days of competition began on  Friday February 22nd at 3pm and then again Saturday February 23rd at 12pm. (more…)

FOX5 KVVU-TV REPORTS ON WSSC 2013

Las Vegas hosts World Sign Spinning Championships By Jon Castagnino LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – Friday, underneath the canopy of the Fremont Street Experience, 70 individuals from 30 U.S. cities and nine countries were competing in the Sixth Annual World Sign Spinning Championships. (more…)

KTNV ABC13 Action News Reports on WSSC 2013

Sign spinners from around the world compete this weekend in Las Vegas By Joyce Lupiani Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — You probably see them all the time as you  are driving around the Las Vegas valley — guys (and sometimes girls) spinning signs on street corners hoping to entice you to visit a store, a car dealership, or new home development. Believe it or not, there is a world sign spinning championship competition and it is being held this weekend [...]

World Sign Spinning Championships in Las Vegas

  The first round of the 5th Annual World Sign Spinning Championships took place at the Fremont Street Experience Friday, Feb. 10, 2012. The second and final rounds and the crowning of the best AArrow sign spinner were scheduled to take place Saturday. Tom Tucker of Atlanta warms up before the first round of the fifth annual World Sign Spinning Championships at the Fremont Street Experience on Friday in Las Vegas. Seventy-five international participants competed to be crowned the best AArrow [...]

The Finals: World Sign Spinning Championships 2012

AArrow Sign Spinners prepare for a once a year event that they prepare for for 364 days. They train day and night for the opportunity to show off their skills and compete in the World Sign Spinning Championships. This year, we had over 55 AArrow Sign Spinners from all over the world that met up in Las Vegas, Nevada. They all had one goal in common…to be the best! The final competitors came down to Kadeem Johnson, Matt Doolan, Theo [...]