Toys of the Nineties, Skip-It
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Skip -It! The counter ball that you would put around your ankle and it would count the number of times you jumped over the ball.
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Ash - March 04, 2009 - Report this comment
I had one of these when i was little. It was so much fun.
Jt62786 - March 08, 2009 - Report this comment
I got one for my 10th birthday and I played with it alot. I was reallygodo at it. But mine broke
CHEDDAR - March 27, 2009 - Report this comment
LOOOOOOVE IT I WISH I COULD FIND MINE AWWWWWEEE CHEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEESE
shawnee - April 01, 2009 - Report this comment
Stick - May 11, 2009 - Report this comment
My friend had one but I couldn't do it.
Terri - May 20, 2009 - Report this comment
I had one and i used it so much it broke and i had to get another one, I was the shiz nit i had a pink one first then a purple one,
Jen - May 27, 2009 - Report this comment
im 15 i used to have like 11 skip its they were the best i played with them evvvvvvvvvvvvverrrry dayyyyyyyyyy love um!
Kevin - May 31, 2009 - Report this comment
Im looking for the toy like a " SkipIt",,,only it madde bubbles as you spun it?
C. - September 03, 2009 - Report this comment
I had a yellow Skip-it and brought to school for recess everday until we weren't allowed to anymore because us girls could clip the boys in the ankles with'em. I need to find one and try to go 1,000
Karen - September 16, 2009 - Report this comment
So when my husband was about 12, he decided that it would be an awesome idea to use the skip-it...with roller-blades on. Needless to say, he bit it pretty bad, and screamed "Oh Fiddlesticks!" I cant make that comedic gold up. The poor thing broke both of his arms. But I wont everlet him live it down. Im sure he often reminisses about his old skip-it glory days and wonders if he could ever make it as a professional. I'm pretty sure that if he was a professional Skip-it'er I wouldnt be with him, but he would be either doing my nails or designing my house.
meg - November 24, 2009 - Report this comment
i used to have a hot pink one. i loved it and i used to be pretty good at it.
dana - December 16, 2009 - Report this comment
I had a pink one and a purple one. I loved them and I was pretty good at it.
Jess - December 29, 2009 - Report this comment
I loved these things. I only had one, and it lasted for quite awhile.
Lexee - March 10, 2010 - Report this comment
awww, I wish I still had mine! I had a pink, purple and blue one. THey were so much fun.
Ness - March 16, 2010 - Report this comment
I really wanted one of these when I was little. My cousin had one and I was pretty good at it.
nicole - May 30, 2010 - Report this comment
me and my sister had so many of these bc we would always do it in the house and slam it into the coffee table and it would break, so my parents kept having to buy us new ones. i remember i loved how it had that dial on the side that counted how many times you went around.
Julie - June 22, 2010 - Report this comment
I loved the Skip-It! I used to play this all the time
TigersPrettyBunny - July 14, 2010 - Report this comment
I had a pink one that counted the number of skips. Man, I wore that thing OUT! We had to get a new neon green one. Alas, it suffered the same well loved fate.
T - September 21, 2010 - Report this comment
i had a pink one, then i had a purple one.
Jessica - October 24, 2010 - Report this comment
Sister had a yellow one, then the ring broke so we got a bright pink one.
Kendall - October 29, 2010 - Report this comment
I had a purple one, and one night my sister and I went out in the middle of the night on the coldest night of the year and played with it. Because of the cold the plastic froze up and when it hit my left ankle when I missed my skip, it snapped and flew across the driveway.
MJ - January 09, 2011 - Report this comment
I found one one day. I never got the skills down to actually do it so it was more an ankle brusier. I was glad I didn't make my mom buy me one. Now a days i don't think they'd be allowed to sell a heavy ball on a rope to kids. They have much lighter versions now.
linzo - January 21, 2011 - Report this comment
my record is 141 hahaha but i lost it
Victoria 88 - March 23, 2011 - Report this comment
I loved my pink skip-it! Idk what happened to mine but I re-bought one last year because i missed it so much. hahaaa I remember loving how when I was doing it, i could sorta skip over to the boys and chase them around the playground...then they'd try to jump over it like a jump rope lol
sh - September 29, 2011 - Report this comment
haha my big sidter had one i was always messing with it. My sister used it so much the counter broke.
Happy_Times - October 08, 2011 - Report this comment
I remember one of my friends had one in 3rd grade
Tay - March 25, 2012 - Report this comment
Aw man I wanted one secretly so bad! My little cousin had one, which we all took turns with, and it was so much fun! It was a great way to work up a sweat without thinking of it as work lol
Katie Levine - August 21, 2012 - Report this comment
Oh wow I use to enjoy a skip it it had a timer thing on it it tells u how much U do.
Kate - November 03, 2012 - Report this comment
My older sister had one. I remember trying to use it but would get frustrated because I tried but couldn't do it. I didn't have the coordination yet to do it rhythmically like she could.
Erin Shores - February 12, 2014 - Report this comment
I absolutely loved my skip it. I went through several of them because I played with them so much they would break and snap in half.
Caitlin - March 04, 2014 - Report this comment
I got this for christmas when i was 6
Katie 🌗 - March 23, 2016 - Report this comment
I want one again
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