Nathan Crissey is a National Yo-Yo Master primarily known for his roles as a contest organizer and judge. He founded the Pacific Northwest Yo-Yo Championships, serves on the Bay Area Classic organizing committee, and was the Co-Chairman of the World Yo-Yo Contest from 2008-2012. Nathan is a member of the Board of Directors of the International Yo-Yo Federation and is the Judging Coordinator for the US National Yo-Yo League. He is a longtime member of the renowned Spindoctors Yo-Yo Club and placed 4th in the 5A division at US Nationals in 2005.
In the real world, Nathan works as a rocket scientist in the Silicon Valley where he lives with his wife.
Name: Nathan Crissey
Hometown: Silicon Valley
Years yoyoing: More than half my life
Main style of play: 1A, Counterweight
Favorite yo-yo(s): Irony JP 2k13, Fruiture, 86400, TMBR Sullivan
Favorite food(s): Curry
Favorite yo-yoer(s): Anthony Rojas, Bryan Figueroa, Ed Haponik, Drew Tetz, Riccardo Fraolini, Miguel Correa
Favorite music/band(s): The Killers, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nas, Johnny Cash, Katy Perry
Favorite movie: Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo
Boxers or Briefs (if applicable)? N/A