Bruce and Brian Spencer are the founders and, respectively, the Chief Engineer and Chief Test Pilot for Vurtego, a leading producer of extreme pogo sticks.Bruce's background as an aerospace engineer for Northrop, working on the F-18 fighter, and then as a firefighter for 28 years, gave him the unique skill set necessary to create the most advanced pogo stick in the industry.
This show covers the history of pogo sticking and the hobby's evolution into an extreme sport.
Learn about pogo stick design and how the physics of the new stick designs give it capabilities and altitudes never before thought possible.
Pogo stick world record holder Brian Spencer covers the key points you need to know to pull off low altitude pogo tricks.
Pogo stick world record holder Brian Spencer teachs how to navigate obstacles, jumps, stairs and other challenges related to agressive free ride pogo-sticking in an urban/suburban environment.