His first job was with The Flying Medallions at Circus Circus, Las Vegas. At age nine he started flying with his parents and brother as the Flying Farfans with Ringling Brothers Circus.
At the age of 10 he and his family won their first Silver Clown at the International Circus Festival of Monte Carlo. He broke the world record at the age of 14, being the youngest flyer ever to catch the 3 1/2 somersault. He still holds this record.
Gino won his second Silver Clown at Monte Carlo at age 23. He left America in 1990 and went on a world tour for six months in Japan, four months in Puerto Rico, six years in Chile, Brazil and Argentina, then 13 years in Asia.
He is now based in NY and is a founding member of Circus Warehouse.Topic: Instructors