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Posted: by poiwonder
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 3239    Replies: 10
"I wrote a little something, just thought i'd share it. Here goes:Hey chicky chick, check slick Nik flick sick trick as he whips glow sticks and lit wicks. His wrists twist with quickn..."
Posted: by NYC
Views: 592    Replies: 0
"MOVED"
Posted: by Hitokage
Last Reply: by Maximus
Views: 2794    Replies: 38
"I'm sure that whenever someone asks you that question, you respond with "Fire Poi/Staff". But what makes you special here, among other fire twirlers? What's your claim to fame in our..."
Posted: by SorchaTheFlaming
Views: 809    Replies: 0
"hey im so amazed! i got my hair put in long braided extentions last week and i was reading the package the synthetic hair came in and it said 100% flame retardant.im thinking this is a ..."
Posted: by Kosmik Lunatik
Last Reply: by SorchaTheFlaming
Views: 2498    Replies: 29
"Hey guys what up, I want to get a tatoo and I want it to be related to my fire twirling, any ideas and what would you guys get. ThanxMatty Didjeridoos rock"
Posted: by flash fire
Last Reply: by N8
Views: 1766    Replies: 14
"A few nights ago Dangerboy and myself did a very successful fire performance at a BDSM night in one of Sydney's premier night clubs. The performance went extremely well and both the au..."
Posted: by Dj Masta Killa
Last Reply: by Spin Doctor
Views: 1643    Replies: 16
"Ok heres the deal. I've been spinning poi for about 7 months now and i've noticed that the lighter your opi are the faster they go... Makes sense eh? The beaming balls are quite heavy. ..."
Posted: by fluffy napalm fairy
Last Reply: by Arc
Views: 1838    Replies: 5
"*struggles to the computer after collapsing in a wretched heap of confusion*Ok, I may just be the most uneven and unco-ordinated person in the world but here's my problem:I pick up move..."
Posted: by Arc
Last Reply: by Raymund Phule (Fireproof)
Views: 3387    Replies: 36
"I am a Canadian transplant from Vancouver Canada, living in San Diego. I first lived in Los Angeles but I had to get out of there. Too big too much for me. I've been reading the threads..."
Posted: by Fire Filly
Last Reply: by milo5000
Views: 2913    Replies: 49
"Is it wierd if i am only 12, i c everyone her and they r all like 20+. I don't actually do fire yet but i will b soon."
Posted: by Hitokage
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 578    Replies: 4
" This is directed to Josh, though it pertains to everyone here. Don't feel you need to reply, I just wanted everone to know how I feel. This probably isn't necessary, but, well, I..."
Posted: by RaVeRxSurGe
Last Reply: by Raymund Phule (Fireproof)
Views: 2173    Replies: 8
"Hey wutzup... I'm 17 and from around the NYC, NY, U.S.A. area... and down here around my neighborhood there is a huge population of asians (koreans, chinese, & japanese)... i'm a senior..."
Posted: by Superman
Last Reply: by Cassandra
Views: 1577    Replies: 5
" <<Joke Three women die together in an accident and go to heaven. When they got there St. Peter says," We only have one rule here in Heaven...don't step on the ducks. So they e..."
Posted: by 4d1c3
Last Reply: by 4d1c3
Views: 960    Replies: 4
"hey does any one have any ideas on how to make your pois glow in the dark or light up with glow sticks or led lights or anything else i would like make something noticable but that i c..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Kalaniokeahi
Views: 3461    Replies: 41
"So, as you know we are (slowly) planning the International Convention for 2003.We *hope* to have a mainstage to spotlight professional performers/groups to get a real good taste of styl..."
Posted: by Blu'Fire
Last Reply: by Auspoiboy
Views: 1421    Replies: 11
"A few weeks ago I was trying to tell a girl that I fire twirl and she took awhile trying to understand what I meant. So I broke it down, and explained to her what I do and then she said..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Charles
Views: 1201    Replies: 11
"We've talked black boogies, I know, but do you all notice anything else the day after a long spin or performance?In my winter show we did this hting called "taking stock of your body" s..."
Posted: by litre
Last Reply: by Stone
Views: 1529    Replies: 8
"I have been swinging clubs for the last 3-4years and just started poi, poi is fun , Ive made my own after I found out how much they cost but they scare the life out if me....I know I w..."
Posted: by Dru Lee Parsec
Last Reply: by Dru Lee Parsec
Views: 2891    Replies: 38
"Hi Folks:Well I just ordered 2 sets of Poi and the poi video and now I'm anxiously awaiting their arrival here inSane Diego.I've been lurking a bit and you seem to have a really good gr..."
Posted: by Weazal
Last Reply: by Newborn
Views: 1078    Replies: 3
"So I finally ordered beaming poi, and sat waiting anxiously my my mail box. Finally they show up so I go out to the park to use them for the first time and I had a freakin blast. Besid..."
Posted: by rachbug
Last Reply: by rachbug
Views: 614    Replies: 2
"1've spent many days lookin online n stuff but where can i buy regular performance poi balls on adjustable rope w/ just a loop grip...i was wondering where you ppl got ur regular poi.. ..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 1280    Replies: 3
"Just got done reading the Sunday paper. As many (maybe the newbies haven't seen it yet) I am a huge proponent of safety and healthfulness. I have many times strongly advocated for Charc..."
Posted: by ALIBABA
Last Reply: by Glss
Views: 4226    Replies: 25
"here goes nothing.this is not going to impress anyone i know but first let me explain.whilst doing a small street performance with fire stuff another street performer came up and starte..."
Posted: by renfairegeek
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 1811    Replies: 2
"Hiya Folks,Well, I got my first poi set for Christmas, and have been working with them when-ever the weather is climate enough in Virginia.I've started to notice that my left hand is se..."
Posted: by Carrey
Last Reply: by Insatiable fire-faerie (Angie)
Views: 2127    Replies: 21
"I've noticed that there are a few posts in various places about this, but maybe we should have them all in this one?My New Years was one of the best ever at a Murder Mystery dinner part..."
Posted: by Starburst
Last Reply: by Durbs
Views: 356    Replies: 3
"I'm new to this site and the world of Poi and wondered if there were any members on this side of the pond aswell? I'd love to practice with fellow Poi-ers/ists(?) as I'm just starting o..."
Posted: by Ignis Devoco
Last Reply: by Glss
Views: 1409    Replies: 5
"This was a good resource for those of us who are professional performers...so why would you close down the board??"
Posted: by Teine
Last Reply: by Teine
Views: 1233    Replies: 2
"it's the randomness fo me again....i'm working toward (hopefully) moving to either england or scotland, and i'm wondering if anyone has any suggestions as to what i should do before act..."
Posted: by majikbrat
Last Reply: by majikbrat
Views: 1025    Replies: 3
"I am just learning and as there are no other spinners around me (yes i checked meet people) I am learning on my own. And it is sooo frusterating. Trying to get the length and weight o..."
Posted: by Flambabe
Last Reply: by MiSsFrOg
Views: 1415    Replies: 2
"Well, I have had so many issues with my hair, the most recent is the singe factor. I do braided extensions for a living now and I finally put them in my own hair last year(I couldn't ..."
Posted: by Spin Doctor
Last Reply: by PK_
Views: 964    Replies: 3
"How does one breathe fire???I fancy doing some fire breathing, I'm not totally sure how to do it though, I know you get fuel and you spray it out through your mouth. I just don't have a..."
Posted: by coarsemop on fire
Last Reply: by SickpuPpy
Views: 633    Replies: 2
"lookin for somepeople germany would be cool or even europe! because i cant find my topic, looking for poipeople in munich anymore! so, if anyone wants to put his adress here, mine is co..."
Posted: by cutie poi girlie
Last Reply: by Superman
Views: 4726    Replies: 72
"hi everyone i just wondered what all your real names are? mines *looks around before whispering* alina CPG"
Posted: by Storyteller
Last Reply: by SteelWngs
Views: 1613    Replies: 11
" Burning Man 01, there was a girl doing an erotic dance with a candle, pouring fire on her skin. Every girl I've told about it want's to learn but I can't find any info. Does anyone kn..."
Posted: by The Welcome Matt
Last Reply: by Skeks
Views: 2198    Replies: 12
"Yeah so after knocking myself out with my beaming poi new years eve, I was a little apprehensive about trying to do the alternate butterfly combo thing ever again. I could always do it..."
Posted: by redmow80
Last Reply: by pozee
Views: 1493    Replies: 1
"thought i'd try again on the topic of acrobatic flips while spinning. i am extremely curious if there are any of you out there who can do this. if so, how long did it take you to refine..."
Posted: by clare
Last Reply: by clare
Views: 652    Replies: 8
"thinking of taking up lessons BUT the websites i have found seem to mostly show crumpled women in the depths of midlife crises wearing bad velvet and worse makeup. which is kinda offput..."
Posted: by Christina aka Str0be
Last Reply: by Christina aka Str0be
Views: 675    Replies: 2
"I need some help!! Im wanting to go to Santa Cruz, CA for spring break, but i cant seem to find the local airport. I know they are a few of you on here from santa cruz so if you could g..."
Posted: by Jeff Duncan
Last Reply: by SaBBaS
Views: 1398    Replies: 14
"make a set of poi with alot of small link chainnext attach glowsticks all down them (at a rave its easy to get glowsticks)voila very kool lookin poi"
Posted: by Superman
Last Reply: by Cassandra
Views: 5505    Replies: 9
"First day of class was last night. Im going to the Art Institute for Graphic Design.My 1st class, Computer Applications. My God i want to kill myself in that class. Let me ask you a que..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Superman
Views: 7176    Replies: 38
"So... picture this...A proposal is made to have a contest. Then we get begged to extend the deadline of the contest, we did. When the reults came in I began to get inundated with emails..."
Posted: by Alagon
Last Reply: by Tom
Views: 770    Replies: 1
"Anyone out there know what laws there are applying to fire acts taking place out of doors within the UK.cheers,Alagon"
Posted: by DIANNA
Last Reply: by Durbs
Views: 1866    Replies: 20
" ok i was surfing the web and i came accross an anti-poi site if you don't think im right here it is www.lpbk.net it says its a joke but most of us here would find it very stupid or ..."
Posted: by Itsgottab
Last Reply: by Durbs
Views: 1968    Replies: 13
"do any of you city slickers out there do fire poi on the roofs of our apartment buildings. having recently moved to such a city it seems the ideal place to get large audience so many of..."
Posted: by Maximus
Last Reply: by fluffy napalm fairy
Views: 1451    Replies: 2
"A photographer just posted a bunch of photos of us from the Dec. performance in Los Angeles. We were bodypainted by Yaari, a highly regarded L.A. painter, and his assistants. He used a ..."
Posted: by Naganootch
Last Reply: by Charles
Views: 1026    Replies: 5
"Well i gotta say my job is def not helping me out with the money. I need more money but don't wanna get another job cause then i gotta tell my boss to not give me certain hours,,, and i..."
Posted: by Galawen
Last Reply: by Peregrine
Views: 2291    Replies: 13
"I was waching the CoL video the other day at my friends house and saw the there is a part when a guy dips his poi on the floor a couple of times, the floor catches fire, then he jumps o..."
Posted: by aSh_vs_aOD
Last Reply: by Bendy
Views: 2229    Replies: 8
"in sydney i cant find any contact juggling balls anywhere,any suggestion replacements or anything or of any books i could learn stuff about it thanxzeke"
Posted: by Raymund Phule (Fireproof)
Last Reply: by Cantus
Views: 1654    Replies: 17
"I have been looking through the pics, and I must say all of you are doing just kick ass. I am very very impressed with all that has been done. Some of those pics don't look possible a..."
Posted: by Carrey
Last Reply: by Peregrine
Views: 2086    Replies: 26
"I've given this some thought and I've come to the conclusion that Poi is much like Douglas Adam's Art of Flying.Now remember, the art of flying is to throw yourself at the ground (for r..."