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Yo Yo Ted Talk

Of Yodas And Yo-Yos

Tamsin Smith | Posted 09.11.2013 | TED Weekends
Tamsin Smith

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgIt's one thing to master oneself by overcoming fear, doubt, and insecurity. All mythical heroes must pass this threshold test. But BLACK takes it to the next level.

WATCH: One Man's Journey To Yo-Yo Mastery

BLACK | Posted 09.11.2013 | TED Weekends

2013-07-11-BLACKpull.jpgI had reached the highest title in the yo-yo world -- but yo-yo is not in the Olympics, and it is not a major sport. Even the title of world champion had no value in society. I was crushed. I lived many spiritless days for many years.