Sign Spinning Championships – Mercury News

LAS VEGAS (AP) — You’ve seen them at intersections and outside strip malls spinning an arrow-shaped sign and trying to grab the attention of drivers and passers-by. Turns out, there’s more to it than just twirling the sign, and the ones with the most creative moves compete every year for the title of World Sign Spinning Champion. More than 100 of the human billboards broke out their best moves for a crowd in downtown Las Vegas last week. In multiple heats [...]

The Secret Life Of The Sign Spinner Featuring Stephan Bell

  IMAGE: MARCO TORRES SPORTING A BACKWARD ASTROS CAP AND A HUGE SMILE, Stephen Bell bobs his head, shakes his hips and twirls a Now Leasing! arrow-shaped sign as drivers zoom past him toward the I-10 entrance ramp off Yale Street. He’s on the clock promoting Alexan Condominiums. But, Bell says, he’s not really working. He’s performing. “Smiling at people makes me happy,” shares the slight-of-stature, 23-year-old Acres Home resident, who never stops dancing as he chats with us by the noisy [...]

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!

The Wisconsin Lottery just got cooler

The Wisconsin Lottery just got cooler The Wisconsin lottery has never looked this cool! Here is this amazing commercial from 2016 that is filled with excitement and complete just awesomeness!  Allstar spinners Rico El-lis, Kadeem Johnson, Justin Brown, Laramie Rosenfled star in this one. Check it out!  

Hey Baltimore! Let’s Dance! Show Your B-Side!

Amazing dance video by ” Visit Baltimore”, were different dancing styles, different people, and different locations was combined into great presentation of Baltimore sights and dancing as well.  Baltimore’s own All- Star spinner Matt Evans makes an appearance in this one and show you how to show your B-Side! We are happy to say that it was great to work with this guys, make sure you guys check out the video! You might even learn a new move or two! (more…)

Sign Spinning Makes a Positive Impact

Most people look at sign spinning as an awkward job that on one wants. Thats not the case for our spinners not only is it a culture but its a way to reaching a better life. AArrow has given jobs to over 2,600 spinners between the ages of 16-25 in  30 cities across the global. Within the job there is a certain love for the art. Spinners use sign spinning as way to express themselves that ultimately gets them [...]

Jedi Stars In the Quilted Northern Ad

Easter bunny? Sign Spinning? It might just be little to early to talk about Easter. Either way this new Quilted Northern commercial is pretty awesome! All-Star Spinner Jedi Vone Caine is featured in this one, spinning in the infamous bunny suit. This commercial is guaranteed to put a smile on your face. Check it out! http://sign-spinner.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/National-Toilet-Paper-Day.mp4

Can you find that Spinner?

Can you find that Spinner? What if finding a sign spinner can get you paid? I am sure all of us would be able to track one down in a heartbeat. I mean why not easy money! Well our good friends at Seattle Goodwill decided to have some  fun with our spinners! On August 10th, spinners pointed  you  to the nearest Goodwill donation site in your area. Simply catching a good photo of these guys in action would have earned you [...]

Austin Spinner Reveals Austin City Limits Festival

The city of Austin was taking by storm by sign spinners. This year the Austin City decided to reveal there line up a little differently.  Sign Spinners across the city helped reveal the the line for the Austin City festival and couldn’t simply be ignored. Check it out! (more…)