Kyle Prater and friends get in on the #MannequinChallenge at Kings!
Get in on the #MannequinChallenge!
First the #IceBucketChallenge, then planking, now ... the #MannequinChallenge! For those who aren't hep cats "down with" the latest viral craze (that's what the kids these days say, right?), the #MannequinChallenge is the latest and greatest - visually speaking - new obsession sweeping social media. A quick search of the hashtag on Instagram will reveal tens of thousands of different posts tagged #MannequinChallenge. Starting in schools, the #MannequinChallenge has taken the world of celebrities and sport stars by storm. Kings Bowl Lincoln Park is the setting of one of the latest entries, this one involving Saints wide receiver Kyle Prater, Colts cornerback Kelvin Hayden and boxer Semajay Thomas. Check out the post of Kyle Prater's Instagram:
What does it take to create a #MannequinChallenge video? Hold still and we'll tell you...
To take part in the #MannequinChallenge, you just need a few things: Some friends, a pose and hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd's song "Black Beatles" (optional, but encouraged if you really want to look dope). Strike a pose and hold it perfectly still while the the camera pans around. Then upload the video to Instagram, Twitter or Facebook with the hashtag #MannequinChallenge. Try and create the most arresting tableau you can!
Show us your #KingsBowl #MannequinChallenge!
While Kyle, Kelvin Hayden and Semajay set a pretty high bar (the young woman posing with the bowling ball has us particularly impressed!) we think that the best is yet to come. That's why we want to see your take on the #MannequinChallenge! Tag your #MannequinChallenge entries that you put together in any Kings Bowl nationwide with #KingsBowl. We'll repost our favorite entries to our official Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!
What are you waiting for? Hurry up and stand still at a Kings Bowl today!