‘Top Spinning’ (Gasing)

This is a traditional game that tests the skillsof the player in spinning the ‘Top’ (gasing) so that it can spin for a long time without stopping. Played by male adults and boys from 9 years old onwards, the game involves 2 or more players.

It is played in flat, open areas.   The items required include a ‘Top’, spinning rope, a blade and a little lubricant (oil).