Login/Join to Participate " Hi guys,I'm leaving for Australia in a few weeks and I'm looking for someone to fill my room!!http://www.gumtree.com/london/67/42643067.html Its opposite Victoria Park and I've never ha..." Last Reply: 17th Jul 2009 by Felex Views: 925 Replies: 5 " Hey there. So I've been spinning fire poi for a while now, and I absolutely love it. I'd like to learn how to breathe fire. It's not something I just "want to do". I've be..." Posted: 28th Aug 2003 by JAB Last Reply: 17th Jul 2009 by CrazyMe Views: 4730 Replies: 4 " Does anyone know where I can buy poi in Toronto? Also, are there any park gatherings in the evenings?" Last Reply: 13th Jul 2009 by CJdark Views: 1077 Replies: 3 " Cheers, everyone!I want to buy a set of fire poi and some colecord and have it shipped to the US. But before that, I wanted to ask other fellow US residents if you usually have to pay i..." Last Reply: 9th Jul 2009 by T-S-A Views: 2062 Replies: 14 " GRRRRRRR!I really, really, really want to do poi, however, I've been trying for ages now and I just can't seem to get it. I can just about swing the poi and then do split time but if I ..." Last Reply: 2nd Jul 2009 by Mynci Views: 1034 Replies: 9 " My 6 year old daughter took her sock poi into school with her this morning and really impressed everyone with her butterfly! Her teacher asked if i would take my LED poi in on Monday to..." Last Reply: 26th Jun 2009 by Poje Views: 1350 Replies: 1 " I used to fire spin back in high school and have been wanting to get back into it but was wondering if I could get some real lessons going or at least a mentor of some kind. Any suggest..." Last Reply: 17th Jun 2009 by Fearpig Views: 779 Replies: 4 " A small group of students and I are visiting London June 19-24 as the culmination of a yearlong study/comparison of contemporary arts and aesthetics in U.S. & U.K. One student has d..." Posted: 9th Jun 2009 by jarle Last Reply: 17th Jun 2009 by Fearpig Views: 2577 Replies: 24 " So, I made a blunder last year and brought a game I couldn't play (in my defence, the internet site said my comp was good enough), and as I'm currently heading into uni holidays I'll ha..." " Where to get methanol in the UK ...I have tried many fuels to get good results with the dyes with little success so I have persisted in sourcing methanol which can be done.Methanol can ..." Posted: 21st May 2009 by Curar Views: 3771 Replies: 12 " Does anyone know where i can find good tutorial videos? For some reason the ones here stop playing after a few seconds and wont download any further. Im NAVY and deployed on a ship. I ..." Posted: 18th Dec 2008 by Kosmos Last Reply: 30th May 2009 by FireTom Views: 4100 Replies: 17 " in a couple of months i'm taking a few flights around europe, as well as to and from morocco. in my case it made it way cheaper to buy the tickets and not pay for any checked-in luggage..." Posted: 9th Sep 2004 by NOn Last Reply: 28th May 2009 by Tyrael Views: 3179 Replies: 8 " ok... i've searched, and I've searched again, and although i know there has been a post about photographing poi before i can't find it! please don't shout the thing is, some rather sn..." " Dear All,there is a stunning body of information on fire safety on homeofpoi. However, what i haven't been able to find is just a step by step practical guide that will lead me through ..." " Hi guysQuestion for you techies, I'm after a half decent converter to convert video files to Ipod format which I believe is mp4, does anyone have any good experience with any or can off..." Last Reply: 17th May 2009 by newgabe Views: 1157 Replies: 3 " we are five alternative girls who do a show in the 02 academy in liverpool. We require upto 4 people who can fire poi to become part of our monthly show.interested?myspace is: www.myspa..." Last Reply: 14th May 2009 by aston Views: 879 Replies: 9 " So, I have learned some new moves, 2beat weaves front and back butterfly split time and regular 3 beat weaves front and back changing from front weave to back weave both sides windmi..." " Help Just got my poi not too long ago actually i think less than 1 and 1/2 week old first night I noticed that if they hit each other one would cut off i had to stop my pratice and t..." " I've fallen so out of practice that it's depressing. Does anyone have any suggestions how to get back into the swing of things? Even if it's diet suggestions (I've become rather unhealt..." " Hi guys, I'm in Auckland for a while and I'm craving my hoops which are currently sitting back in the uk gathering dust and cobwebs. Anyone know where I can buy an adult hoop from? I ca..." " who can help me ?? need all informations about shamanism with fire, rituals, new and all cultures --vid-s, books ,people --thanx a lotjoshwww.firechili.com" Last Reply: 1st May 2009 by Xeraans Views: 897 Replies: 3 " Hello everyone!While this is my first post here, I'm not that new to everything poi under the sun. I used to glowstring for a few years before I recently ordered my poi and moved to the..." " Don't know if this is the appropriate forum.... but I would really like to get a pair of fire fans, but i can't find them anywhere!i'm not the most handy of people, so making them is ou..." Posted: 23rd Apr 2009 by deweej Last Reply: 30th Apr 2009 by Mynci Views: 1458 Replies: 8 " Simply put, some of us who spin have a bulkier build to begin with (pardon the alliteration), and so certain patterns have given us trouble. I suppose when I say "we" I mean &..." " Ok so I have a toshiba a215 satellite laptop ,and after I have done a fresh install of vista home premium just a "freshen up wipe" ,my clock sets its time back 2 hours ever..." Posted: 9th Dec 2008 by Pele Last Reply: 29th Apr 2009 by Gnor Views: 1055 Replies: 6 " Does anyone have any advice about the best free/cheap online phone service to call internationally?I was looking at Skype, and wondering what others are out there.Thanks!" Last Reply: 8th Apr 2009 by Spanner Views: 1025 Replies: 6 " i'm looking for alcohol based fuels which would be safe to use with poi or staff and which give a reasonable burn time.I'm in the UK so paraffin is easy to get hold of but have been tol..." Last Reply: 6th Apr 2009 by Malcolm Views: 1153 Replies: 4 " Hi all, sorry if this is a repeat topic, but I didn't see anything like it when I searched. I'm not quite understanding how to add a picture to my post. For instance, just a picture fro..." " its summer and im bored is anyone in the SD area?? i need yto learn some new tricks, ill teach what i know too.. any help??" Last Reply: 24th Mar 2009 by newgabe Views: 719 Replies: 4 " First off, let me just say thanks for every HOP. I love you guys, all the information on the site, and the ease of buying poi toys with you all. Love you guys.I just had my first burn..." " Hello, Home of Poi! I was browsing through the website and couldn't find where to ask you guys questions about my order. So, I decided to post a forum. Have you guys received my payment..." Last Reply: 20th Mar 2009 by Arson86 Views: 2285 Replies: 9 " i think i arrived to late in a discussion about isolated weave earlier and i dont know what it is. i can do most of the regular moves, but would someone mind starting from the biginin..." Last Reply: 19th Mar 2009 by Danny_ Views: 1311 Replies: 6 " hi everyone, im new round these parts but have been spinning for a few years and keep trying to keep my love with fire by getting bigger and bigger flames i started on standard "b..." Last Reply: 13th Mar 2009 by aston Views: 3642 Replies: 15 " Does anyone know where i can buy firewater from in Perth?I know you can get it sent from juggle art in mel but i need it ASAPDoes anyone in Perth have any i can buy from them?" " I really hope someone can help!I've been asked to run a kids circus skills workshop in April and I need to get a hold of a load of juggling balls, poi and maybe some rhythm gymnastics r..." Last Reply: 5th Mar 2009 by Jitaroo Views: 1124 Replies: 6 " Anyone know any good stores around the Portsmouth'y area that sell Practice Poi? (Or Poi that at least suits beginners?)New to this, self teaching, don't want to use a pair of Knee-High..." Posted: 1st Mar 2009 by spacey Last Reply: 4th Mar 2009 by Dom Views: 1580 Replies: 7 " Hello!I'm going travelling in a few months and need to get travel insurance that wont cost the earth but will cover me for adventure sports and if i injure myself fire performing. Can ..." Last Reply: 19th Feb 2009 by LinziJ Views: 1595 Replies: 4 " might sound silly but where do you guys get your paraffin from? " Posted: 9th Feb 2009 by Takoda Last Reply: 18th Feb 2009 by -sandy- Views: 1207 Replies: 9 " Rightheres the thingI have been reading up on poi and practicing for a while and my parents went to order my first fire poi set and saw on the site "dangerous for adult us only&quo..." Last Reply: 13th Feb 2009 by Stout Views: 1343 Replies: 5 " I've just been thinking recently about signing up for an Open Uni course- after dropping out of Zoology, for various reasons, back when I was 18 at a 'normal' Uni, I've always sort of ..." " So I got my new Poi two or so weeks ago, and I read they were supposed to be the same length as your arm so that they reach your armpit if you hold them streched from your hand. Mine we..." Posted: 2nd Jan 2009 by UCOF Views: 2784 Replies: 11 " Odd request here... and it's a very long shot...I have a friend who needs a broken headset mic. The type that wrap around the back of the head and has a flesh coloured mic stalk.Any par..." Posted: 14th Jan 2009 by Ade Last Reply: 23rd Jan 2009 by aston Views: 1529 Replies: 13 " Hi everyone,I've got a new computer, and really, I have no idea what I'm doing... but, I am a bit concerned that HoP has some spyware on it (not that I really know anything about this ..." Last Reply: 20th Jan 2009 by Lurch Views: 1548 Replies: 5 " does someone know how to make a monkeyfist and hide the ends? is there a way to make it look smooth on the outside and hide the ends somehwere in the knot?" Last Reply: 18th Jan 2009 by FireNix Views: 834 Replies: 3 Last Reply: 13th Jan 2009 by aston Views: 12851 Replies: 23 " Hey guys.So I want to get a new graphics card as I currently don't have a dedicated one at all.I'm using a Shuttle SG33G5. That link provides a list of all the graphics cards compatible..." Last Reply: 12th Jan 2009 by Malcolm Views: 930 Replies: 2 " Hey,I have a pair of rainbow glow poi, and one of them has stopped working. I haven't had them long enough for the batteries to be dead or anything, and it's always very easy to tell wh..." Posted: 18th Jan 2007 by Pele Views: 1935 Replies: 15 " I'm asking because I was directed verbally towards it, read it, picked my jaw up from the floor and went on with my day. Now I want it again to foward on, and can't find it.Essentially ..." Last Reply: 11th Jan 2009 by Mucky Views: 701 Replies: 4 " I had a staff given as a present for jesus' birthday. But its a fire staff, and being a beginners i am dropping my staff alot. Is this going to damage the kevlar so in further months i ..." " I'v been told of a "Magic Wire" that is used in "Close Up Match Magic" that works off a nickle cadneum battery(pardon my spelling),that when curent is aplyed it he..."