After Harlem Shake and Ice Bucket Challenge, now this is the time for Mannequin Challenge! Social media has been rocked by a new trend since a few days. Synchro teams around the world have taken up the challenge. Let’s discover 10 videos!
Who never heard about Mannequin Challenge? This new internet’s trend. The principle is simple: a group of participants who assume a frozen pose while a camera walks through the scene.
In North America
SYNCHRO MANNEQUIN CHALLENGE! Just a moment in time with our skaters! Shot out to our synchro parents who are awesome because they can do the splitz, eat donuts and take naps! #mannequinchallenge #synchronizedskating #teamparadice #escondido #california #isifun #oneteammvmt #confidence #funny #marketing #branding
According to several information sources, the mannequin challenge appears to have originated in a high school in Jacksonville, Florida (USA). The video has been shared thousands of times.
In Great Britain
A lot of famous personalities like celebrated sports champions, stars like Destiny’s Child, Hillary Clinton or even synchro teams around the world did a mannequin challenge video.
To realize the original mannequin challenge, you should use the hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd's new song « Black Beatles » in the background. According to Billboard, this song has been streamed over 35 million times since its introduction.