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Posted: by Glitter Girl
Last Reply: by dangerboy
Views: 1211    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: 1173    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..."
Posted: by TheCleaner
Last Reply: by zenbient
Views: 874    Replies: 7
"HELLO!! I'd like to introduce myself to my newfound family. I admit that I have not read the message board much at all. Just wanted to get my first post out there, and express my newfou..."
Posted: by TheCleaner
Last Reply: by TheCleaner
Views: 1418    Replies: 4
"I nailed the weave after two days of trying . Back, front, and still working on the turn. Now comes the real hard part, I'm sure. How does one go about putting it all together? I can do..."
Posted: by Caroline
Last Reply: by TaiGuy
Views: 5033    Replies: 6
"I'm interested in taking a couple of firestick/poi lessons for an article I'm writing. Does anyone know of somebody who fits the bill? The main requirements are that the lessons take ..."
Posted: by monkeykat
Last Reply: by Simos
Views: 1584    Replies: 10
"found great fire screensaver at this sitehttp://beautifulsavers.efront.com/"
Posted: by dangerboy
Last Reply: by flash fire
Views: 1457    Replies: 2
"Hey folks,I tried to find the thread about how to post pics in the discussion forum, but can;t find it. Can someone refresh my memory?------------------Earth my body, water my blood, ai..."
Posted: by Dimitri
Last Reply: by Nomad
Views: 1244    Replies: 2
"Hi,Since the drome has close we are still having trouble finding a new permanent venue for the juggling/twirling workshops.The next workshop will be held atThe ArchesOn the corner ofSou..."
Posted: by tekknogurrl
Last Reply: by gάrbǿ
Views: 1086    Replies: 4
"i had an idea a few days ago- are there any jumproping moves that would somehow work with poi? i havent been able to find any good sites, but it was just a fun thought..."
Posted: by SpaceCadet
Last Reply: by SpaceCadet
Views: 3724    Replies: 10
"At what point do you start your 90 deg. turn on a forward weave? Thanks in advance!SC~"
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by gάrbǿ
Views: 1793    Replies: 8
"I'm wondering who out there does fire only in your performances and who adds other media. I'm not really talking about fire and UV, per se. I mean spinning with acrobatics or theater or..."
Posted: by ffirebell
Last Reply: by gάrbǿ
Views: 2290    Replies: 1
"Greetings fellow fire freaks, and glo-freaks... The plexiglass glo tubes... got them at store specializing in plastics... the tube is 3/4inch diameter, 1/2 inch on the inside, usually c..."
Posted: by Bish_the_Ding
Last Reply: by o-o
Views: 1449    Replies: 4
"Apologies! This post is identical to that posted in "new moves ..."I'm a mesomorph, 75 kgs, 1.8m tall with a stocky build. Now although I can smack people upside the head with a fully l..."
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 7796    Replies: 15
"Has anyone used or purchased fire juggling balls? I'm thinking of purchasing them but at 100 bucks I'd like to hear from someone with experience with them...Thanks"
Posted: by ffirebell
Last Reply: by ffirebell
Views: 2190    Replies: 6
"Hey I spun fire in Taiwan!! I thought there'd be more people into it here cuz of being a travellers mekka and so close to Thailand. Met a couple fire cats who fire breathed and did fire..."
Posted: by Argel
Last Reply: by AkA Blue
Views: 697    Replies: 2
"its my best dj that i have never heard, mostly to dance, its like a psytrance techno, get into his site its www.mauropicotto.com"
Posted: by chooch
Last Reply: by LuvtoDance
Views: 1868    Replies: 9
"i want to make a fire poi without leather.my firepoi's handles which i use now are made of polyethylene(maybe).but they aren't stronger than leather andwhile swinging my hands rub again..."
Posted: by Pele
Last Reply: by adrian
Views: 10401    Replies: 25
"So I was reading through some of the threads, discussing safety and clothing and hair and such...I see so many people who have safety protocol from the non-exsistant to discussing the p..."
Posted: by CAINED-AND-UNABLE
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 1332    Replies: 2
"after reading the thread "fyre/ fire balls",i was wondering if anyone has any experience with 'contact'.... Could it be done with one of those fire jugglin' balls? cheers, C'a..."
Posted: by dangerboy
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 2187    Replies: 12
"OK, I've seen a few pics now of people spinning what looks like 3ft wide fire (see some of the pics at this page to see what I'm talking about http://www.infire.at/fotos.htm ). I'm wond..."
Posted: by DrJ
Last Reply: by Simos
Views: 5258    Replies: 14
"This video is large, but well worth the download time. It took place at a Yoyo contest. It is in DivX format. which means that you must have windows media player and the DivX codec. the..."
Posted: by nomad
Last Reply: by bird chic
Views: 1587    Replies: 2
"This message is for the New York spinners around. I am going to NYC next week for wednesday (3/7) to sunday (3/11). Do you guys know where I could spin fire safely? Does anyone want to ..."
Posted: by s-p-l-a-t
Views: 1041    Replies: 0
"hi,I was wondering whether anyone had seen it cheaper than $30 a litre in and around the Brisbane area?if yes... telling me whereabouts would sate my curiousity =)"
Posted: by dangerboy
Last Reply: by TheCleaner
Views: 1459    Replies: 6
"Maybe someone who has done multiple weapons training can answer this question for me. Is it better to go practice for an evening and bring three or four toys to play with, or only play ..."
Posted: by gάrbǿ
Last Reply: by sammie
Views: 1066    Replies: 4
"Does anybody know where you can buy nice colourfull non-fire staffs cause mine got knicked.cheers guyspeace out garbo "
Posted: by gάrbǿ
Last Reply: by spryte
Views: 985    Replies: 3
"Yo Yo Boyz n Girlz how is everyone? Was wondering what all you staff twirlers do when you're not doing fire in the context that poiing has glowsticks, beaming poi and bag poi. I have..."
Posted: by jessejames
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1787    Replies: 8
"howdy folksjust wondering what all this talk of spinning torchesive got juggling clubs are these simialer to what you speak ofmine are about 18 inches ive been trying to think about tec..."
Posted: by skankerman
Last Reply: by Anonymous
Views: 1707    Replies: 4
"desperately need help, where can i get kevlar or an equivalant in wales or mail order? Please E-ail me if you know, need help."
Posted: by spryte
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"The other day I was showing one of my friends how poi works with a set of kite poi I made myself. She has a four year old boy. How watched while I showed her. Well she called me up and ..."
Posted: by gάrbǿ
Last Reply: by spryte
Views: 1783    Replies: 15
"What types of handle do everyone use cause after 5-6 hours of poi at a party or rave I tend to get really bad friction burns which meen I can't carry on.peace outgarbo "
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Finn
Views: 1373    Replies: 5
"Maybe this should go under the subject of "Duh, Diana, look around!", but just I was about to shoot an email off to Malcolm about adding a search function for the discussion only and I ..."
Posted: by adamrice
Last Reply: by Simos
Views: 3511    Replies: 9
"I have not got any krill lights myself, but a local twirler I met has used them for some time evidently. His verdict: don't bother. Why? They break. He's had a couple break on him befor..."
Posted: by Alexlexex
Last Reply: by Simos
Views: 1396    Replies: 15
"Hmm, does anyone think we could use a chat room?&lbr;This message has been edited by Alexlexex (edited 25 February 2001).&rbr;"
Posted: by Alexlexex
Last Reply: by Simos
Views: 2007    Replies: 15
"Hmm, does anyone think we could use a chat room?&lbr;This message has been edited by Alexlexex (edited 25 February 2001).&rbr;"
Posted: by Alexlexex
Last Reply: by Simos
Views: 1130    Replies: 15
"Hmm, does anyone think we could use a chat room?&lbr;This message has been edited by Alexlexex (edited 25 February 2001).&rbr;"
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by Simos
Views: 866    Replies: 1
"Hey peeps whats up. Well ive got a problem see ive been roping for some time now and i seem to be having alot of trouble going from a 3beat weave to a 5beat weave. If somebody could poi..."
Posted: by flash fire
Last Reply: by adrian
Views: 1035    Replies: 1
"Wow...Wednesday again already.Camperdown Park, Newtown from 7.30pm tonight. Last week about 15 people plus drummers turned up.All skill levels welcome. Bring bottled water.flash------..."
Posted: by ShawnF
Last Reply: by CAINED-AND-UNABLE
Views: 1082    Replies: 3
"Ok, this is more of an open question than anything else... I keep hearing that most burns are from the metal (that holds the wicking or the chain?), and not the flame itslef...That make..."
Posted: by CAINED-AND-UNABLE
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 1737    Replies: 7
"hello all,Not long ago i saw someone in the middle of a particularly good staff routine suddenly go into a break-dancing style routine. Does anyone know of any similar moves that can be..."
Posted: by psychomonkey
Last Reply: by psychomonkey
Views: 1926    Replies: 6
"I've noticed several people having trouble with blisters recently. I thought Id share something I heard a while back. From what I remember in a controlled study, cadets at West Point w..."
Posted: by psychomonkey
Last Reply: by psychomonkey
Views: 1308    Replies: 5
"Once or twice, it was mentioned that a swiffer mop, will work for a decent staff. My question is: Is it sturdy enough to work, I mean will it hold some fully soaked torches, and survi..."
Posted: by gάrbǿ
Last Reply: by Dimitri
Views: 969    Replies: 5
"I am not to sure if this topic has already been posted or whether anyone knows about it cause I haven't checked the page for a while but just to let everybody know that the Drome in Lon..."
Posted: by red5sf
Last Reply: by red5sf
Views: 1036    Replies: 1
"I'm planning on spinning double staffs, but want to know what length to get mine made to.i stand at 5'9".Was thinking about two 4 foot staffs.Will they be too long?If so, what lengths w..."
Posted: by rogue
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 1283    Replies: 11
"how long does the fire last?i haven't lit up yet, as i'm still nailing the back of my head!"
Posted: by melissa
Last Reply: by adrian
Views: 4908    Replies: 2
"any tips for how to wash off kerosene and its odor from fabric and leather? i recently spilled a bunch of it on my leather bag and the interior of my car. yuck! very stinky, very gross...."
Posted: by Asrai
Last Reply: by CAINED-AND-UNABLE
Views: 1027    Replies: 4
"I'm very interested in poi, fire staffs, and fire breathing,b ut i'm so new to all of it that i don't know where to begin! If anyone has any tips or anything for me i'd be more than gr..."
Posted: by Rain
Last Reply: by Rain
Views: 6342    Replies: 7
"Hi, I am wondering what length I should be looking at for double short staffs. Is there a standard length or is it in relation to the length of your arms? Would someone please be able ..."
Posted: by chooch
Last Reply: by Simos
Views: 2232    Replies: 8
"Hiburi Kamakura is a Japanese fire-swinging festival. It is held on the night of February 14th, the old Japanese New Year, at Kakunodate, in the province of Akita in Northern Japan. The..."
Posted: by bobrob
Last Reply: by Frenzie
Views: 973    Replies: 6
"Hellooo! So who can tell us about this then>? Josh, i seem to remember you mentioning something about it somewhere.Any ideas? It sounds wicked!!!Oh yeah, the reason why i'm inter..."
Posted: by Smiley
Last Reply: by tekknogurrl
Views: 1034    Replies: 1
"Hi All .. Trying to Find Some Info/ Videos Ect on Liquid Dancing .... Really Look cool ...Plz Email Me If You canc help out ... thks dpreston@mail.sbic.co.za C-ya"