Do You Have What it Takes to be THE WORLD’S FASTEST DRUMMER??
NAMM International announces the eleventh outing to find the World’s Fastest Drummer. This highly charged Interactive Event is a feature at this year’s Summer NAMM Show in Nashville, TN. The contest, which consists of two categories, Fastest Hands and Fastest Feet, will be held each day on World’s Fastest Drummer Lobby Stage at the Nashville Convention Center starting at 11:00am Thursday, July 21st, with “heats” continuing through 1:00pm on public day Saturday July 23rd. The top ten Fastest Hands and top ten Fastest Feet will compete in a ‘Finals Battle’ of both categories held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, July 23rd.
Note: Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd. Preliminaries are for NAMM Members only. Saturday 23rd is open to the public with a Wanna Play Music Day ticket. WFD will have public preliminaries starting at 10:00 a.m. and running till 1:00 pm. World Finals Battle is at 2:00 pm Saturday July 23rd.
WFD-Extreme Sport Drumming has been a feature on The Warped Tour, OzzFest and most major networks including ESPN, FOX SPORTS, MTV, VH1, ABC, BBC, PBS and CNN. WFD The Game produced well over 1.5 million plays for MTV’s Addicting Games in it’s first 90 days. WFD is the official ruling and certification organization for Guinness World Records.
"WFD as an X-Sport is celebrating it’s 10th year anniversary. We are totally elated to commemorate this 10 year milestone with NAMM in Nashville. This will truly be an awesome WFD Official World Finals. If you think your local coffee shop manager is a bundle of energy, wait till you get a load of these guys!" says Boo McAfee, creator of WFD-Extreme Sport Drumming.
Contestants should sign in at World’s Fastest Drummer Contest stage area located at the WFD lobby stage in The Nashville Convention Center starting the morning of Thursday, July. 21st.