How to Throw Spin Top? Learn Spinner!

How to Throw Spin Top? Learn Spinner!

How to Throw Spin Top? Learn Spinner!

how to throw spin top
Let's go! Your first Spin Top throw, your first Spin Top trick! Wind up the string, get ready, breathe in, breathe out, and spin that top! Let's learn Spinner - the trick that will make your spinning top spin on a ground.

The Spinner – Learn to Throw Spin Top

  1. Spinner is gonna be your first Spin Top trick and throw. Let’s spin that Top!
  2. Properly wind up your Spin Top and position it in your throw hand with tip pointing up.
  3. Bring your arm up to the height of your shoulder. Keep your arm stretched, do not bend it.
  4. Throw Spinning Top towards the spot with your arm stretched. Move your shoulder, not your elbow.
  5. Pull back once the hand reaches your waist.
  6. Sometimes your Spintop may not land on the tip.
  7. In that case, you need to adjust the angle of the Spin Top before throwing.

Throw Spin Top Video Tutorial


  • Wind the string properly
  • Hold the Spin Top with tip pointing up
  • Hold the Spin Top with fingertips only
  • Throw with your whole arm
  • Pull back strong enough
  • Adjust the angle of the Spin Top before throw, if needed

Most Common Mistakes

  • Bending elbow too much
  • Arm not stretched
  • Wrong position of the Spin Top in player's hand
  • Weak pull back
  • Pulling back too early
  • Pulling back too late

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