Login/Join to Participate " Okay the big question how long did it take for you to learn the backwards chase(with poi)? And what is the best move you know now? I know this is lame but I'm curious. " " Hello All,Well it looks as though I coming to London! Has anyone got a spare room somewhere near Farringdon that I could rent for a few months till I get sorted?PM me and I'll give you ..." " Where would you be able to get wicks locally? I have a few small shows coming up and im not sure if I ordered some it would be in time. My friend who works the local ren fests suggest..." Last Reply: 30th Jul 2008 by aston Views: 1358 Replies: 10 " is there any life span?" " First of all I should tell you what I use as a handle. Im not sure why but I like using key rings better than any other handle I have tried. The problem with them though is that they ..." Last Reply: 23rd Jul 2008 by harasu Views: 2785 Replies: 17 " i would like to purchase led a pair of led pois ..so .. if i buy them on this site.. will the delivery to .. CROATIA.. (thats..far away from --anywhere-- ) cost more than the product i..." " every time I start to swing my fuzzy practice poi, they slip off my fingers, I have the ones where it's 2 loops. Is there something I can do, or a better way to hold them to keep them o..." " I'm using library computers, and I've been having a bit of trouble in the last few weeks with randomly being logged out- I sign in, go onto main index- and can't see the 'Introduction' ..." " Hi all, I was wondering if anyone else has ordered a green LED bulb from HOP? I ordered a blue and a green and i can barely tell the difference between the LEDs. ive noticed that ..." " hello everyone!its looking like in a week or two im going to be heading towards either ireland or scotland for a bit before i head off to france.. but i cant decide wherei was wondering..." Posted: 29th Jun 2008 by LOCfan Last Reply: 4th Jul 2008 by newgabe Views: 1096 Replies: 4 " I was just recently invited to go on a 3 week trip to the middle east, particularly Oman, this winter. We'll be set up in a nice hotel, and we have 2 30 minute performances a day. Every..." Last Reply: 3rd Jul 2008 by FireTom Views: 915 Replies: 3 " Post deleted by FireTom" Last Reply: 28th Jun 2008 by Mucky Views: 919 Replies: 3 " my poi consists of tennis balls, bungie cords, and canvas finger straps connected to the end of the cord with electric tape. the connection between the tennis ball and bungie cord was ..." " hey! first off i want to say "hi" to all the people on this site, i have been looking on here for about a month now, and found it most informing.And also, I KNOW FIRE-BREATHING IS DANGE..." Posted: 5th May 2008 by roach Views: 3480 Replies: 19 " I am new to poi and I would like to make a trade for poi DVDs and toys that you don't use anymore. I have herbs, extracts, and seeds for trade. Check out ethnogarden.com and naturaluniv..." Last Reply: 23rd Jun 2008 by simta Views: 808 Replies: 3 " hey everyone,as part of my A-level in sociology my class is putting on a sociology confrence and i was wondering if there was anyone in the midlands or surrounding areas that might be a..." " I have a lady from the Barefoot Festival asking me if I can find her a hoop performer for the festival. The dates of the festival are 1-3 August 2008. The location is Barrow-upon-Soar i..." " Alright chaps. Another one for the technophiles out there My girlfriends computer (running Vista) recently stopped booting up. After trying everything I knew, including system restore, ..." Posted: 17th Jun 2008 by Mucky Last Reply: 19th Jun 2008 by Mucky Views: 957 Replies: 4 " Hey, I thought it'd be a good idea to start up a thread specifically for people to help or get help finding other threads. A lot of you folks have been around long enough that you migh..." Last Reply: 18th Jun 2008 by FireTom Views: 1141 Replies: 3 " hi. i don't usually say much on here, i'm a quiet observer, but i recently had a bad injury so i am looking for words of wisdom. 3 months ago i broke my left arm in 5 places and now i ..." Last Reply: 17th Jun 2008 by FireTom Views: 1455 Replies: 6 " Me and my friend spin fire every once and awhile, and we keep our equipment in a small cooler with the fuel and fuel tin. My friend was keeping the cooler in her car and I guess the ker..." Posted: 28th May 2008 by lewiss Views: 1149 Replies: 4 " heyhey.firstly, I've been 'poiing' for a while now and getting really in to it.I've started using L.E.D. poi at night now, but am finding they're twisting and getting tangled up all the..." Posted: 13th Apr 2004 by Puk Views: 1284 Replies: 3 " My flexibilty (lack of ) is getting and really putting my abilties back . Can Anybody surgest good stretching exercises . " Posted: 5th Apr 2008 by CERA Last Reply: 10th Jun 2008 by Richee Views: 3699 Replies: 17 " Hi im doing some research on fire art for a course im doing, can anybody take the time to answer some questions for me?Thanks guys! Questionnaire : Fire DancingGender?How old are yo..." " I just signed up for an acct on here a couple minutes ago after buying a couple things from here. I purchased the monkey fist fire poi set yesterday, and I just purchased the Knock ..." Posted: 14th Oct 2007 by squid Views: 7305 Replies: 28 " everything I have seen regarding Oggz is positive. however, I am torn between those and the FlowPoi Duo. Does anyone have a preference between the two?Oggz+ soft shell+ its rounded sh..." Posted: 29th May 2008 by Yakumo Views: 1737 Replies: 5 " All the picture links on the thumbnails at the top of the page are broken atm :eg :http://www.homeofpoi.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=17505Code:Fatal error: Cannot redeclare senddosem..." Posted: 21st May 2008 by Geeza Views: 1536 Replies: 6 " Its not really a problem but its been annoying me ever since i used the forums.I never remember a password because i am usually not on a pc that is mine. So i read threads then reply t..." Last Reply: 21st May 2008 by FireTom Views: 1355 Replies: 15 " I'm coming down on the coach next week, with the plan to look round, try and find a place to live, and a job.. Then hopefully I can nip back up north, and my Daddy's giving me a lift ba..." Posted: 18th May 2008 by ReivaX Views: 1556 Replies: 7 " what is a proper way to do that? hitting them on the ground would actually shorten the life of the poi, wouldn't it?" Posted: 13th May 2008 by ReivaX Last Reply: 19th May 2008 by natasqi Views: 1723 Replies: 14 " hi, i'm wondering if any of you guys knew a school of something like that where you could actually study poi proffessionaly? i just feel so good with them, make me feel alive!i'm sorry ..." Last Reply: 14th May 2008 by feeb Views: 1937 Replies: 12 " I've got a set of aerotech globalls at home, but accidently stepped on the charger. You can't seem to buy these anymore, so I was wondering if anyone has a spare charger that they don't..." Posted: 29th Apr 2008 by ReivaX Last Reply: 13th May 2008 by ReivaX Views: 1616 Replies: 9 " Hello, i'm thinking of buying this Poi through the site and i was wondering if it is a good thing, asking for advice, tgood and bad things with it...i know there is some expression abou..." " ok.. i've been lurking in the fire jam out of control thread trying to find a solution for being able to start a meet, and searched for possible answers.. a few of us meet in the local..." Last Reply: 9th May 2008 by 0ni Views: 2741 Replies: 14 " Hi,I'm moving to Spain and I don't know how to look for parafin for my fire poi... I went to South America at Xmas and all I seemed to be offered was Rhum! LOL! But true... Hence I need..." Last Reply: 8th May 2008 by Gidg Views: 2082 Replies: 20 " In PDX we have our fire jam every first and third Sunday. and it is one of the best things that has ever happened to me, and many of the people I dance with. Over the past months, les..." Last Reply: 7th May 2008 by Fearpig Views: 906 Replies: 2 " Do I have to get the flame effects license in order to do large outside venues" Posted: 5th Apr 2008 by Mynci Last Reply: 2nd May 2008 by Mynci Views: 2071 Replies: 11 " Hi everyoneOK I was recently trying to setup my home network and in the process of setting up my new network drive 1 of my PC's has now gone kaput and won't connect to the internet.My o..." Last Reply: 30th Apr 2008 by FireTom Views: 1164 Replies: 6 " Hi u all!!!going to US next week, Archana and me fly in via PHIL, staying ca 3weeks , we want to take our firetoys... pois, fans, ropes...does anyone have experience entering US with th..." Last Reply: 30th Apr 2008 by FatGuru Views: 1141 Replies: 4 " My name is Nick and I am nineteen years old. I have been spinning fire poi for three years now. I would like any advice on joining a fire crew or starting my own. There aren't many fell..." " nullnullHi my is Sean. I have been doing fire shows for eleven years now.I come from South Africa right now and I am 28 years old. I have a daughter back home. I am travelling in Switze..." Posted: 21st Apr 2008 by Birgit Last Reply: 29th Apr 2008 by Birgit Views: 1209 Replies: 3 " Hi all,as recently posted I'm planning to go once round the planet early next year. I'm just registering on couchsurfing to find some nice accomodation on the way. If any of you who kno..." Last Reply: 28th Apr 2008 by Ade Views: 5567 Replies: 39 " I would like to commission a picture, It would take a moderate amount of know how. Please Let me know if your up for the challenge.....i miss photoshop " " hello all you londonersas some of you may be aware, later this week im beginning a bit of a trip around the world.. 10 days in japan, then 4.5 months in the UK and europe, followed by s..." " So every time I try and add audio to a movie file i've been working on in WMM it crashes to desktop, no explanation. I've been trying mp3 files and no luck. Anyone else have similar tro..." Posted: 12th Oct 2002 by tennis Views: 1630 Replies: 8 " Hello all just a quick question. My e~mail address has changed and i want to change it on my profile thing but i don't know how. anyone?" Last Reply: 18th Apr 2008 by squid Views: 1054 Replies: 3 " are there any poi schools in the US? i found a really awsome one in Montezuma, Costa Rica but im afraid to travel that far alone since i have never really traveled. i have tried the mee..." " about to buy my first fire staff,wondering if theres any downside to getting a staff that breaks down for transport?i imagine having a 3 piece is good because i can not only travel with..." Last Reply: 13th Apr 2008 by BorisHH Views: 1205 Replies: 3 " Hi all!I am going to write my thesis (in psychology) about poi in psychotherapy. By now i am doing research in wheather there has already been somebody with the same idea who already pr..." " I got my gf interested in poi poi and she wants me to teach her . I have got Practice poi, Glow poi, Fire poi but im not letting her near them lol so any ideas help?"