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Punk Rope Games X
The Pit Bulls, champs of Punk Rope Games VIII
The Bouncing Basques perform the spoons jump
Emanuel doing the jump rope relay race
Bernadette Robinson

The Punk Rope Games

The Punk Rope Games, established in 2009, are an annual competition, which celebrate jump rope, play, and the DIY spirit. The date, time, and location of Punk Rope Games XI are yet to be determined. Email tim@punkrope.com for more information.

Punk Rope Games History

Punk Rope Games I • May 16, 2009
McCarren Park • Brooklyn, NY
Champion: Swine Floozies
Cheryl Cohen, S. Seneviratne, Maureen Walsh, Howard Wu

Punk Rope Games II • May 22, 2010
McCarren Park • Brooklyn, NY
Champion: Camila 4Ever
Adam Neves, Erin Ronder, Maureen Walsh, Howard Wu

Punk Rope Games III • May 22, 2011
Cooper Park • Brooklyn, NY
Champion: Bone Jumpers
Bengey Asse, Kevin Sullivan, Jason Watt, Lauren Wistrom

Punk Rope Games IV • June 24, 2012
William Sheridan Playground • Brooklyn, NY
Champion: Phat Positive
Joe Katz, Alanna Rios, Heather Wagner, Jeff Wood

Punk Rope Games V • May 19, 2013
Newtown Barge Playground • Brooklyn, NY
Champion: Super Sauce
Claire Francois, Sahy Lalime, Jeremy Rafal, Howard Wu

Punk Rope Games VI • June 7, 2014
Newtown Barge Playground • Brooklyn, NY
Champion: Ghost Jumpers
Melody Baugh, Kimmie David, Joe Katz, Kevin Sullivan

Punk Rope Games VII • Sept 26, 2015
Newtown Barge Playground • Brooklyn, NY
Champion: Hopping Max
Claire Francois, Tomer Grassiany, Tim Kafalas, Joe Katz

Punk Rope Games VIII • Oct 1, 2016
Murphy’s Brother’s Playgrd • New York, NY
Champion: The Pitbulls
Claire Francois, Joe Katz, Geo Malave

Punk Rope Games IX • Sept 23, 2017
Lowery Plaza • Queens, NY
Champion: Muted Mutton
Claire Francois, Joe Katz, Rich Mudge, Shawnette Proper

Punk Rope Games X • Sept 8, 2018
Solar One • New York, NY
Champion: Fantastic Beasts
Seitu Allen, Shana Brady, Elizabeth Harris, Sophia Van Valkenburg

Punk Rope Games Records

*All events 1 minute long

Criss Cross: 94 (2017)
Annette Slonim (Zero Effort)

Criss Cross (Alternating): 77 (2018)
Kirsten Mahoney (Jumprassic Park)

Double Unders: 120 (2013)
Kevin Sullivan (Hoppin’ Cretins)

Me First You First: 142 (2017)
Claire Francois & Joe Katz (Muted Mutton)

Spoons: 147 (2012)
Sophia Kelley & Michelle Roberts (Gang of Genghis Khan)

Straddles: 92 (2018)
Shana Brady (Fantastic Beasts)

Swing & Jump: 68 (2018)
Elizabeth Harris (Fantastic Beasts)

Twins: 141 (2011)
Shana Brady & Lyana Fernandez (Apocalyptics)