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Yoyo Store founder Jan Kordovský on the ups and downs of the Czech yoyo scene

Fidget spinners may be all the rage right now but if your hands are free maybe it’s time for a bigger challenge, something requiring skill and dedication. The yoyo. The pastime has grown significantly in popularity in the Czech Republic since the early days (that is, around the year 2000) and a man who knows a thing or two about that is Jan Kordovský (aka. Korda) a former national champ and owner of Yoyo Store in Prague.

 
 
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Street magazine Nový prostor publishes …

Nový prostor, a Czech street magazine recently saw the publication of its jubilee 500th issue. For more than 15 years…

 
 
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Czechs mark 20 years since worst floods…

The month of July, 1997 brought devastating floods to Central Europe. The flooding began in the Czech Republic, then…

 
 
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Activists meet at Lety to keep pressure…

Activists from the Czech Republic and abroad met at Lety, South Bohemia, on Saturday, the site of a labour and later…

 
 
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Student creates unusual anti-stress…

Everyone knows how it feels to be under stress. Talking with students of Prague College, you realize that they all have…

 
 
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Foreign Ministry awards people for…

The Czech Foreign Ministry on Friday handed out Gratias Agit awards to fifteen Czech expatriates and foreigners for…

 
 
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Leading Czech security expert publishes…

Andor Šándor, former head of the Czech Military Intelligence, is a respected security expert. In connection with the…

 
 
 
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