YoYo Factory's Loop 2020 is their top of the line competiton looping yoyo.
YoYoFactory already made a really fantastic looping yoyo, the Loop 1080, before they partnered with the world champion, Shu Takada, to make one even better. This super customizable looper sports an interchangeable axel, spacers and response system. You can swap starbursts out for different types!
I love this yo-yo but will be back to my Duncan Imperial when a daughter or niece swipes this one and loses all the parts.
Here is how the world champion sets one up!
While I have long held a preference for string-trick yo-yos like the Duncan Butterfly, I have been playing with loopers lately.
YoYoFactory Loop 2020 Yo-Yo - Looping System - Shu Takada YoYo (Orange) via Amazon
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Shu Takada, 20, is the 2017 2A (Two Handed Looping style) World Yo-Yo Champion. He took the title last week at the global tournament in Reykjavic, Iceland.
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