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Posted: by kayaking
Last Reply: by kayaking
Views: 835    Replies: 2
"HiI'm just about to make a fire staff, and i was wondering what size I should make it.I'm kinda short, so i don't have a very long arm reach. Is there any kinda guide that i could use?"
Posted: by Donia
Last Reply: by Donia
Views: 3089    Replies: 9
"Hi,I have been asked to teach a class on poi at an elementae=ry school, and afterwards do a fire show for the kids. What are your thoughts on teaching this to the kids. Safety is obviou..."
Posted: by Superman
Last Reply: by ykaterina
Views: 2023    Replies: 5
"This is probably pretty tame compared to some of you guys that have been doing this a while, but i have had 2 Glowsticks on the ends of two 8 ft. nylon threads. I started them in rever..."
Posted: by Lazerous
Last Reply: by Nutsac
Views: 2334    Replies: 5
"There is a rave in atlanta ga on the 24th of this month. i know there will be twirlers there but they are usually mundane and only know the forward weave and the butterfly. I would love..."
Posted: by Simos
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 888    Replies: 6
"Hey all... i am just writing to let all you wonderful people (and i really mean it, this board is amazing!) that due to personal problems & academic trouble (and exams coming up) i thin..."
Posted: by wentworth
Last Reply: by .draevon
Views: 1011    Replies: 5
"Greetings Twirlers! My question for you is, Does anyone have any tidbits they can offer regarding the effects on your health of different fuels? A friend of mine who uses largely kero..."
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1286    Replies: 10
"Hey All,Quack knows why I didnt think of this eariler..does anyone here synch their breathing to their movement?It's quite intergral to the katas I do as part of my studies in Kym Bushi..."
Posted: by KT
Last Reply: by KT
Views: 1014    Replies: 2
"Nice job buddy, im impressed. i havent checked this site out for a couply of months, i've been a busi girl, but its great man. few questions for you, are they still doin the tuesday nig..."
Posted: by Skye
Last Reply: by adamrice
Views: 1752    Replies: 13
"Hi, I'm Skye. I'm new to the board here.I wanted to tell everybody about the new Krill lamps I just tried out last night for the first time. I'm excited because I've been waiting for so..."
Posted: by SsJ KaKaRoTtO
Views: 692    Replies: 2
"its the TRUE Super Saiyajin again.i would just like 2 know who is like the greatest in poi.then so i can takl 2 ya if i need help and 2 find out about u etc. etc.l8! The TRUE Sup..."
Posted: by tkerby
Last Reply: by Donia
Views: 1321    Replies: 12
"Just wondering if anyone else is celebrating the Beltane fire festival round the world. Here in Edinburgh it's become one of the biggest fire festivals in Europe.If you don't know what..."
Posted: by Drake
Views: 1417    Replies: 2
"i just gotta know, are you aware that the 4th track on cd1 of kontor volume 8 is titled caned and unable. and it is one the best ever trance tracks to dance to ever. for all of you wh..."
Posted: by tigger2oo
Views: 740    Replies: 0
" who's going to PVD or Emerson, i would like to meet some of u to see some more intricate stuff, i am good but i can only learn so much on my own "
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1843    Replies: 19
"Poi is somthing newly discovered by me, I took it up as somthing I could claim gracefulness to,I am quite a clumsy person.No body else did it so it made me feel good. A Boy in my area w..."
Posted: by Heph
Last Reply: by Superman
Views: 1311    Replies: 7
"i promised myself i wouldn't post random thoughts without a question to ask, but i just had to show off for a minute! i figured you guys'd understand, anyway. so....last night a frien..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by Finn
Views: 2018    Replies: 12
"As alot of you know I took up sword swallowing and was making good progress. The end of last week I went to try to swallow more than a foot. My gag reflex kicked into high gear. This is..."
Posted: by Matt Hippy
Last Reply: by o-o
Views: 1180    Replies: 6
"There is an article posted further down this forum concerned with a group of people called the League against Poi. Some people seem to be concerned with this or don't understand. The ..."
Posted: by Bish_the_Ding
Last Reply: by o-o
Views: 1072    Replies: 1
"Hope this isn't Board-Abuse, if it is *lashings* of apologies all round ...Just wanted to know who from the .ZA crowd is going to Rustlers this Easter ? It would be cool to put some fac..."
Posted: by Superman
Last Reply: by Superman
Views: 2454    Replies: 15
"Sup people..I cannot tell you how bad-ass it is to have found this web page!!I had never been to a rave, just a few clubs here and there. So I had seen a few people throwing some string..."
Posted: by ShawnF
Last Reply: by Skye
Views: 1045    Replies: 4
"Ok... I was thinking about the various discussions of weights... like that lightsticks are lighter and longer. And of people adding lead to their fire poi for even more weight.So... wha..."
Posted: by Shibaki
Last Reply: by tekknogurrl
Views: 1406    Replies: 3
"Hey, I was wondering if anyone could point me in the direction of a site devoted to Liquid club dancing, this is an awesome site, I think it would be great to add a section devoted to t..."
Posted: by SsJ KaKaRoTtO
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1692    Replies: 1
"well thanx for the fwd weave to bkwd weave, but how do u do fwd weave while turning 360 (i.e. do fwd weave 'n' turn 360 while fwd weaving. when u complete the turn, ur still fwd weavei..."
Posted: by SsJ KaKaRoTtO
Last Reply: by SsJ KaKaRoTtO
Views: 2099    Replies: 6
"all i want 2 know is how the hell do you turn 180 degrees and do the fwd weave!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!thanx in advance!!!!!!!!!!!!"
Posted: by dangerboy
Views: 819    Replies: 0
"On Jan. 18th of this year, I put in an on-line order for some krill lights (battery powered glow stix) from the Kriana Corporation. They were pretty expensive, but I liked the idea of n..."
Posted: by emptyset
Views: 623    Replies: 0
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Nomad
Views: 1465    Replies: 8
"Hey all,My girlfriend and I will be travelling to Burning Man this year. I'm wondering how many of the HOP'ers will be in attendence...I'm also wondering what the level of twirling is l..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by gάrbǿ
Views: 2325    Replies: 5
"Alright, so we have covered ages, how long we've been spinning, and injuries. I want to add to this fun little list...what has/have been your most embarrassing moments while spinning?I'..."
Posted: by Endangered Sanity
Last Reply: by Endangered Sanity
Views: 1523    Replies: 8
"Has anyone ever tried this? If so, was it any good?"
Posted: by TaiGuy
Last Reply: by tkerby
Views: 2125    Replies: 6
"Hey, I know their's bound to be some sort of posting already on here, with info on the fountain... but i'm too lazy to find it, and might as well start a new topic. So NEwayz... i under..."
Posted: by TaiGuy
Last Reply: by tkerby
Views: 1460    Replies: 7
"Iono bout everyone else, but in my opinion i really stink at this. Recently, we had a county wide dance for all the high schools in our area, and my friends were all like "go ahead! sho..."
Posted: by gάrbǿ
Last Reply: by Hapes-Nova
Views: 999    Replies: 5
"Just to anyone who read the message "anoying" (simos i know you did). Just like to clear it up that that was not me and was possibly someone using a computer where my password had been ..."
Posted: by Iandd
Last Reply: by Malcolm
Views: 1164    Replies: 2
"Can you change the meet others database to include England, Scotland, Wales amd Northern Ireland as the UK please? We're still the same country whatever anyone thinks, do this or change..."
Posted: by Thistle
Last Reply: by Thistle
Views: 1240    Replies: 7
"I am having a really hard time atm. I have upset someone who used to be really close to me and she is spreading really nasty rumours about me. All my old friends are hearing them and be..."
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1432    Replies: 6
"Hey All,Kate and I have started a regular fire meetup mainly concentrating on Poi swinging, from 8pm every Thursday night til 10 or later (depending on how tired we all are) on Henley B..."
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Charly
Views: 3730    Replies: 5
"Does anyone know how to spin with fabric flags or banners which are weighted? Is this still considered poi or is there a whole new name for this? I just saw a couple guys spinning wit..."
Posted: by Simos
Last Reply: by gάrbǿ
Views: 1198    Replies: 9
"...and just when i finally thought i figured out what Poi is really about i came across this; i wonder if there's any connection; check out this link if you are really bored : http://..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by ykaterina
Views: 1330    Replies: 1
"I was playing around a bit tonite with my meteor...which I hadn't picked up in ages. I took off one of the wicks and started flinging it around like a *really* long poi (over 4 feet lon..."
Posted: by Kat
Last Reply: by tkerby
Views: 1136    Replies: 3
"My big sister just got herself some Poi. So, I'm hoping that when she goes home she (and I) will kick ass at Poi and be able to spin some fire together. I'm sure that the rest of the fa..."
Posted: by Ajtag
Last Reply: by Ajtag
Views: 1805    Replies: 8
"i have just built myself some nice new staff from al pole, but it just occured to me that fire can get quite warm and that a handle would not do me any harm.now what can i use? i though..."
Posted: by TheCleaner
Last Reply: by TheCleaner
Views: 1436    Replies: 4
"My system is kind of slow, so when the animations were loading they did so frame by frame. This was actually easier to learn from. Then watching it anitmated showed me what it looks lik..."
Posted: by smitty
Last Reply: by smitty
Views: 2570    Replies: 18
"ok, in advance, i am sorry for all the people who read this and dont like it,sorry if i wasted ur time.to the people who finish it, thankyou in advance.reciently (yesterday) my girlfrei..."
Posted: by Lazerous
Views: 799    Replies: 0
"I dont know how many of you are familiar with the movie Groove, but i saw it for the first time today and it made for a really good movie about raves. Anyway there was a song on there b..."
Posted: by gάrbǿ
Last Reply: by FuLLeFecT
Views: 1231    Replies: 5
"OK, Am performing at this event with glow sticks. They don't have lack lights (UV) so I was wondering if it was at all possible to break open the glow stick and pour the liquid on to a ..."
Posted: by TaiGuy
Last Reply: by Lazerous
Views: 780    Replies: 2
"I know at least some of you people have heard of Dune... UK duo that was really big in 95' and 96' &lbr;but continue to impress&rbr;Well what do you think of their music and for twirlin..."
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1905    Replies: 5
"A few days ago a club swinger a my local circus skills club showed me a move i've not seen before,,,,,,the under the leg weave.Wasn't too sure how well known this move is but it looks p..."
Posted: by Pele
Views: 2020    Replies: 16
"But I am excited and I thought I would share t with you all since everyone else thinks I am nuts...I recently took up sword swallowing...or trying it at least...and I managed to get jus..."
Posted: by TheCleaner
Views: 1283    Replies: 6
"Proposal: New discussion group.Why: I like to talk with people that have similar interest, but not necessarily about that interest. Maybe the Mod's could create a new group based on tru..."
Posted: by Stumpy
Views: 1216    Replies: 6
"This is my first new topic so i hope someone reads it but i am slightly concerned about members of the public gasping in awe about being able to juggle. I believe that any person who wa..."
Posted: by Glitter Girl
Last Reply: by dangerboy
Views: 1209    Replies: 5
"Im looking for a flag pattern or instructions on how to make "flags". I've only seen them in a performance once and didn't get the chance to actually hold one in my hand. The image has ..."
Posted: by dangerboy
Last Reply: by TaiGuy
Views: 1161    Replies: 1
"Was trying to figure out a way to spin in my space-limited apartment last night and picked up a pair of white athletic socks to spin. They were a bit light, so I put a 2$ coin in each o..."