Freestyle

Blending artistry and technical prowess, freestyle football focuses on moves not necessarily designed for in-game purposes. Predominantly juggling and aerial tricks, often performed in complex combos, freestyle allows the individual to create their own personal style. As one of the fastest-growing sports in the world, it has become a rich outlet for performance and a site of high-level competition.

The F2 Freestylers are One of the Best Acts in Town

If you have ever visited Las Vegas, then you know how entertaining a show needs to be to really impress. To compete with the spectacle of flashing lights, explosions,...

The UK’s Atlantic Freestyle Football Open Gives Talent a Much-Needed Stage (On Some Amazing Beach Locations)

The Atlantic Freestyle Football Open takes place in three coastal cities throughout the UK. Now in its second year, the competition offers a chance for both beginners and pros to...
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Luca Chiarvesio Makes History by Landing the World’s First 4-Rev Trick!

Previously thought to be impossible, Luca Chiarvesio recently landed the world's first 4-rev trick. We were able to catch up with the Italian lowers specialist to discuss his training...
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Luxembourg Life Through the Lens of Veteran Freestyler and Filmmaker Sven Fielitz

Representing the tiny nation of Luxembourg, Sven Fielitz has become internationally known thanks to his superb talent in both freestyle and video editing. In addition to competing at the...

DJ Diveny Takes Us Around the World with His Freestyler’s Playlist

The beauty of freestyle football is it only requires one thing: a ball. DJ Diveny is one of the most unique freestylers in the game, and has followed his...
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End of an Era: Freestylers Reflect on the Wonderfully Unique Lubasz Freestyle Night

One of freestyle football's most unique competitions, Lubasz Freestyle Night brings some of the world's best talents to a small Polish village in the dead of winter, all for...
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Five Takeaways From This Year’s Controversial Asia Pacific Freestyle Championships

Closing out the year in a flurry of unique style and unmatched creativity, the Asia Pacific Freestyle Championships saw some of the continent's best freestylers under one roof in...

On the Rooftop with Adidas Tango League: The Manhattan Edition

The Adidas Tango League is a global short-sided tournament series that showcases young, creative football talent. Judges award an MVP to a player who displays deftness and creativity, while participants get...

Freestyler’s Playlist: The Music That Fuels Two-Time Caribbean Champ Kerron Ford

Kerron Ford is no stranger to success, competing in some of the world's biggest competitions like Super Ball and Red Bull Street Style, while also holding six Trinidad and...

Freestyle Football World Tour 2016 Results

The F3 World Tour concluded in picturesque Melbourne this past weekend. It was an exciting flurry of battles between a new crop of rising stars hoping to usurp the...
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The Five Biggest Takeaways From the Youth-Centric Nextball Freestyle Competition

Proving that freestyle's future is in good hands, the under-18 only Nextball freestyle competition featured some of the sport's brightest up-and-coming talent. From the tournament's unique layout to names...

Top 10 Tekkers for the End of the World

Even as the world nudges closer and closer to what seems like inevitable, mutually assured destruction, we footballers can still count on the beauty of the game and its unifying...

In Cali, It’s Always a Good Day to Ball

There are some days you just want to forget your troubles, meet up with the homies, and do what you love. In our case, that means playing ball, and when you're in Cali
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Top 10 Tekkers to Kick Off Summer

As summer season begins, it's officially time to bring in the sun rays along with some of the favorite highlights from the past week. This week's top tekkers covers several mind-blowing...
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Adidas Shows L.A. How to #BossEveryone With “Purecontrol”

Adidas has been everywhere lately, releasing a slew of suped-up new gear and launching a fresh marketing campaign that seeks to reinvigorate their place in football. The three-stripe company has always
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The Creation of a Sport: A Journey through Freestyle with the Legendary Mr. Woo

Every discipline has its masters, and in the pantheon of football freestylers none is more legendary than Woo Hee-Yong, or “Mr. Woo” as he's fondly known around the world. Woo was born ...

Freestyler’s Playlist: How Brazilian Super Ball Winner Pedrinho Connects Music to His Freestyle Flow

For years, Brazil has been the vanguard of football creativity, style, and flair, not just in the traditional game, but in all facets — from street football, to futsal,...

L.A.’s Alex Mendoza Wins Second USA Freestyle Championship Title

The country's best freestylers assembled in Chicago last week to share tricks, show off moves—and determine the identity of the best freestyler around. And after trimming down 35 entries to...

Denmark’s Jakob Semajer-Garic is a New Kind of Freestyle ‘Wrapper’

At 18 years old, Danish freestyler Jakob Semajer-Garic is a rising star in the uber-talented Scandinavian freestyle scene. Jakob's unique style that incorporates numerous variations of Wraps and V-Stalls...

Urban Spotlight: Why Séan Garnier Is an All-Around Maestro

Most people have heard of Séan Garnier. Even if you're not a hardcore soccer or freestyle fan, you've probably seen him in this commercial disguised as an old man or battling Neymar for...