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flyingsaucer


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Location: Texas, USA

Total posts: 2
Posted:i just started spinnin and i have all the basics down pretty well, but i am having a hell of a time going from one move to another. i can always bring them back to my sides, so i dont actually have to stop... any suggestions?

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poiaholic22


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Total posts: 531
Posted:1.Patience is a VIRTUE

2.Practice more

3.Don't give up.In time you will get it.

4.Everything you know how to do learn in both directions.This is a must.Moves like TTN may seem silly to learn in both directions but trust me will give you more versatility.

5.Wait til you start trying to transition btb smoothly.

6.Be prepared to hurt yourself trying to learn some transitions.

7.As Dom put it "Speed is crap,style is everything."


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spiralx


spiralx

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Location: London, UK

Total posts: 1376
Posted:What kind of transitions? Forwards to backwards? Same direction to opposite direction?

As poiaholic22 says, the most important thing is knowing every move forwards and backwards, and to be able to do them slowly and smoothly so you can see what's going on and where any problems are.


"Moo," said the happy cow.

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PK_
BRONZE Member since Dec 2001

PK_

Lambretta Fanatic


Total posts: 4993
Posted:Dont listen to them, Transitions are just a myth. The journey to see if they are real is within you, your the master and your in control.

PK.

"To be an angel, one need not have wings.
In giving love there is an equal grace.
Nor need one seek the aura in the face,
As love unveils the beauty of all things."

*Francois Couperin.

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musashii


musashii

starring Skippy the green llama
Location: Seattle, WA

Total posts: 1148
Posted:PK, master of poi koans

Student: Master, what is a transition?
PK: Dried shit stick..


First intention, then enlightenment..
Ars Pyronomica

" Life is programmed. Whether death is programmed or not is yet to be determined."

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PK_
BRONZE Member since Dec 2001

PK_

Lambretta Fanatic


Total posts: 4993
Posted:lmao man that tickled me man.

dont ask me i havnt found a transition yet, Arashi stole them all before i got there.


PK.

"To be an angel, one need not have wings.
In giving love there is an equal grace.
Nor need one seek the aura in the face,
As love unveils the beauty of all things."

*Francois Couperin.

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