Juggling is one of those things that never cease to amaze—whether a juggler is juggling apples, knives, beanbags or crystal orbs. When a video went viral this morning of an upside-down juggling routine, we were inspired to put together a list of some of the most amazing juggling videos on YouTube. We’ve got contact juggling, juggling while drumming and even a juggling robot! So grab some pieces of fruit, because these videos are sure to inspire you to give juggling a go!
Selyna Bogino doing the 5 balls longest routine ever!
Here’s the video that inspired our list. Selyna Bogino practices at home to beat the world record for the longest and most difficult 5-ball juggling routine ever. She juggles five basketballs with her feet and hands while upside down! This impressive video is going viral today and has just over 200,000 views so far.
Adam Gray Juggling 3 Sticks
Most people can’t juggle and most people can’t play the drums. Adam Gray does both—and he does them at the same time!
Most Bites of 3 Apples While Juggling Them In 30 Seconds
Brian Pankey takes 65 consecutive bites of three apples while juggling them in 30 seconds in this video from RecordSetter.com. How do you like them apples?
International Acrobatics Festival – Diabolo Juggling
Diabolo is a different kind of juggling. Instead of juggling balls, Diabolo jugglers juggle a spool around on a string that is tied to two sticks. This amazing video of a child Diabolo juggler has garnered more than 1 million views since it hit YouTube in May of this year.
Contact Juggling presented by National Geographic
Contact juggling is yet another form of juggling. In contact juggling, the juggler never loses contact with the ball and the effect is absolutely breathtaking. Following are two videos of one of the world’s most famous contact jugglers—Okotanpe.
World’s Fastest Piano Juggler
Dan Menendez, the Piano Juggler, plays La Cucaracha and other songs on a keyboard while juggling. If you know something about playing the piano it’s clear that he isn’t actually hitting all the right keys, but really…does that make this any less impressive?
Conic – Juggling In A Cone
Here’s a juggling act like none you’ve ever seen—it’s juggling inside of a cone! Take that, gravity!
EXCLUSIVE Amazing Juggling Finale
Chris Bliss puts on an amazing juggling finale in this video, which has garnered over 1.6 million views. It looks like the balls are controlling him, not the other way around! Embedding has been disabled for this video, but you can click here to watch it on YouTube.
Cirque Du Soleil – Viktor Kee – Most Athletic Juggling Act
Viktor Kee of Cirque Du Soleil is not only a great juggler, but he’s an amazing gymnast as well. All I can say is, wow.
Robot That Juggles 5 Balls
If you can’t juggle you can always get a robot to do it for you!
If you’re inspired to learn to juggle after watching the videos in this list, here’s a video to prove that if you keep at it you can do it! YouTuber Charlieissocoollike teaches himself to juggle in eight days.
Megan O’Neill is the resident web video enthusiast here at Social Times. Megan covers everything from the latest viral videos to online video news and tips, and has a passion for bizarre, original and revolutionary content and ideas.