SLO Ballerz Roster

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Mark WILDER

Hometown:  Needham, MA

Founder & Captain of SLO Ballerz

Favorite Basketball Player:  Larry Bird

 

Motivational Quote:  "Anything is possible!" - Kevin Garnett

 

"The challenge and camaraderie drew me to Unicycle Basketball."

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Jon Nowaczyk

Hometown:  Hammond, IN

Second Unicon

Favorite Basketball Player:  Steph Curry

 

Motivational Quote:  "One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than 50 preaching it.” -Knute Rockne

 

"I play unicycle basketball to help me rest from my other hobbies."

Kyle Sumner

Hometown:  San Luis Obispo

Second Unicon

Belgian National Team Player

Favorite Basketball Player:  Eddie Jones

 

Motivational Quote:  "Today is the only day.  Yesterday is gone."  - John Wooden

 

"My love of foot basketball and Mark Wilder are what drew me to unicycle basketball."

 

Carl Hunt

Hometown:  Massachusetts & New Hampshire

Third Unicon

Owns the most unicycles in SLO County

Favorite Basketball Player:  Dennis Rodman

 

 Motivational Quote:  "Every minute you are angry you lose 60 seconds of happiness."  -Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

"I love Unicycle Basketball."

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LANCE THORTON

Hometown:  Piedmont, CA

Third Unicon

Favorite Basketball Player:  Michael Jordan

 

Motivational Quote:  "They say that nobody is perfect.  Then they tell you practice makes perfect.  I wish they'd make up their minds."  -Wilt Chamberlain

 

"Putting two passions - basketball and unicycling - together just made sense."

Hometown:  

Second Unicon

Favorite Basketball Player:  Chris Bosh

 

Motivational Quote:  "Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears."  -Laird Hamilton

 

"Tell me what else works your balance AND passing skills!"

Tristan French

Kyle Campbell

Hometown:  Dubuque, Iowa

First Unicon

Favorite Basketball Player:  Scottie Pippen

 

Motivational Quote:  "The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step." -Lao Tzu

 

"The SLO Ballerz atmosphere and the unique challenge drew me to unicycle basketball."

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Wilder      Nowacyzk      Sumner      Hunt       Thorton      French      Campbell     Day     Coach Mo     Coach Bill

 
 
 
 
 
 

Jackson Day

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Hometown:  Redondo Beach, CA

First Unicon

 

Motivational Quote:  "Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen." - Michael Jordan

 

 

Coach mo

Coach

Hometown:  Boston, MA

Second Unicon

Favorite Basketball Player:  Larry Bird

 

Motivational Quote:  "Make your work play and your play work." -Phil Jackson

 

"I was hired in 2009 by the Berkeley Revolution to prepare them for the 2010 Unicon in New Zealand, where we won the Silver Medal. It was only after coaching in that tournament that I tried unicycling for the first time."

 
 

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