Here is the structure to get a Seed spot to the Prelim, Semi-Final, and Final Rounds. All other contestants who do not fit the criteria below must compete from the WildCard Round.
World Yo-Yo Contest 2016
The 1A-5A & AP Division Champions of “World Yo-Yo Contest 2016” held in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, last year will be seeded into this year’s Final Round.
Multi National Contests (MNC)
The Top 3 of 1A-5A Divisions from the Multi National Contests will be seeded into the Semi-Final Round.
MNC’s Qualified for WYYC2017
- AP (Asia-Pacific Yo-Yo Championships)
- EYYC (European Yo-Yo Championship)
Also, if a contestant from a country which does not have a National Contest places in the Top 10 at an MNC, the contestant will be seeded to the Prelim Round.
National Contests (NC)
All 1A-5A Division National Contest Champions will be seeded into the Semi-Final Round, and their Top 10 will be seeded into the Prelim Round.
Qualifying Countries and Territories
- Czech Republic
- Hong Kong
- Republic of Korea
- United Kingdom
- United States of America
For Special Cases (Dual Citizenship, Living in Another Country)
Please check the details in the pages below.