The name Gravity Outlaws was thought up by Steve Fisher way back in the 1980s as the trading name for the juggling shows and workshops he was providing at that time. Over the years, lots of different jugglers worked with Steve, and Gravity Outlaws continue to provide shows and workshops, and are active members of the world wide juggling community.
The decision to diversify into the manufacture and sale of juggling paraphernalia was the brainchild of Ali Close who suddenly found herself with too much time on her hands due to an injury that meant her juggling clubs and hats fell to earth and had to stay there for rather a long time. As well as being a working juggler for over 20 years, Ali has also worked for several traders at British and European Juggling Conventions.
After creating the initial range of juggling paraphernalia, Ali started thinking
about her first passions in life -