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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
Location: the world (London)
Member Since: 15th Jul 2003
Total posts: 419
Posted:I've been juggling clubs for a while.



but now I have left the confinds of London. And I'm of for a trip a round the world. ubbloco juggle clap bounce2 bounce



As im not in the greatness of the London juggling and spinning clubs. I thought that I would start this of to keep up with you lot.

And to keep you informed of what is out there in the big wide world.



So the latest moves that I am working on are.



1 Flats:

most of all im trying to do flat back cross.

But also 522 combos with one of the 2's caught under the leg

also box and 441's



2 stalls:

Im trying all type of stalls on different places, feet legs, shoulder and the chin.



do you have any more to add to this.

that I could be trying





When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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Carpal \'Tunnel

Member Since: 17th Apr 2002
Total posts: 15414
Posted:Good answers, hug

However, I was due to order more fluozies anyways, so i might as well get him to make some that i can take overseas anyway.

Borrowed balls arent mine and I like mine frown

Stageballs bounce out of my hand and make me feel stupid. I have 7 of them anyway, and im not a fan. They have the ability of rolling, whereas beanbags, dont (as much).

On that site it says he uses seeds too Cole confused

Clubs damage my perfectly manicured and moisturised hands wink


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coleman
coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay
Member Since: 29th Aug 2002
Total posts: 7330
Posted:if you actually email him and ask about the plastic beads he used on his 6-panel beanbags, he'll know what you're after.



be warned though - plastic fillings tend to give beanbags more bounce on the catch...



do you know if he managed to find any better stitching methods for the large beanbags...?



if he did and you happen to be ordering white fluozies, let me know please cos i need repairs/new beanbags... smile





cole. x


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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Carpal \'Tunnel

Member Since: 17th Apr 2002
Total posts: 15414
Posted:Are the last two "he" the same person as the first one? umm

I'll email the Israeli and ask him about balls.

I wont be ordering white fluozies, but i will be getting some, and sendint mine back for repairs anyway Cole if you want to spilt the postage? kiss


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hexagonic
hexagonic

Clubbles Jugs
Location: Manchester
Member Since: 18th Feb 2004
Total posts: 1687
Posted:Ucof...some thoughts

Plastic filling is footinmouth censored I had some balls in NZ that had them - I cut them open, bought some bird seed and filled and sowed them. You can do this with flouzies but I wouldn't recommend it.

You can have them treated when you arrive.

Check www.juggleart.com who is the juggling shop here in Melbourne that suplies all of aussie. I don't think they have flouzies. Are beanbags no good??

Come and stay in Melbourne dude smile hug


ah wah wah wah a wah wah

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TheBovrilMonkey

Liquid Cow
Location: High Wycombe, England
Member Since: 3rd Sep 2001
Total posts: 2629
Posted:Tell you what Jon, I'll show you how to sew up holes in your balls.

That'll then mean that
i. You can take empty balls and fill them with local millet or lentils or whatever suitable filling you can find when you arrive in the country.
ii. I won't have to keep repairing your juggling balls wink


But there's no sense crying over every mistake. You just keep on trying till you run out of cake.

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Carpal \'Tunnel

Member Since: 17th Apr 2002
Total posts: 15414
Posted:smile

Thanks Will, thanks Bov hug2

Hmm.. So if I get normal balls o'er here, then fly to Australialand, they will take them from me, fumigate them, then I will get em back? How long after I have landed will I get them do you reckon?

Will, hopefully, I'll be doing all the SE side. You doing the CG? biggrin We could pretend its a Synergy wink ubblol

Bov, yes, please show me, I think I almost get it, but im not sure. kiss


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hexagonic
hexagonic

Clubbles Jugs
Location: Manchester
Member Since: 18th Feb 2004
Total posts: 1687
Posted:I am indeed going to CG - See you there? hug

ah wah wah wah a wah wah

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Carpal \'Tunnel

Member Since: 17th Apr 2002
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Posted:Oh yes bounce

hug
I cant wait.

Will, can you pick me up some balls over there (7 or so?) and I will give you the cash? Ive decided to buy some cheap balls for the flight over, then stamp on them when I am asked to open them at immigration ubblol
Then travel round with empty casings/ give them away, and get new ones biggrin


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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
Location: the world (London)
Member Since: 15th Jul 2003
Total posts: 419
Posted:I dont know if you have seen the winner of the fatboy slim juggling video comp.

I was a bit unhappy about this winner

here's the video...

I thought that there were atleast 5 better vids. interms of juggling and general look of the video that were better thought out and more in time with the music.

this I thought should win...

this I thought would be a bit more like fat boy slim...

and this one also had a good chance

I don't want to take away from the winner, cos he is a great juggler. but the other vids are better.

well that is my rant for the day over.

P.S. for the ones that dont know I get married on friday 15th.

love you all


When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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Lemonkey
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Stalking amidst the desert, carrying an oversized scalpel...
Location: Huddersfield + Hull Uni... UK.
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Posted:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lE1ImUQSIp8
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wink


Willy - is bad for your health...

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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
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Posted:The video is cool. even maybe the best he has done.

but I still dont like the guy!!

give me a DIETZ any day!!!


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Carpal \'Tunnel

Member Since: 17th Apr 2002
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Posted:Good luck for the weekend Martin hug

And in other news, is anyone interested in a juggling simulator for their phone?

I thought you might be biggrin


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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
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Posted:if I had a phone then I would.

OH and thanks mate. it will be fun!!


When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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MikefromGlos
MikefromGlos

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Location: Gloucester England
Member Since: 10th Jul 2006
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Posted:I could find a theard to put it in so i put it in here

YAY!!! i can do a GENOCIDE on diablo YAY!!!


he he i am mike the amazing gloscircus person who is mike.

Officaly an exception to the Poi Boys are Girls Thing

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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
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Posted:is that a mini or a full genocide.

When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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MikefromGlos
MikefromGlos

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Location: Gloucester England
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Posted:i dunno just got told it was a genocide so

he he i am mike the amazing gloscircus person who is mike.

Officaly an exception to the Poi Boys are Girls Thing

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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
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Posted:To do a mini, as the string leaves the diabolo your hand that let go of the diabolo stick catches the string, and makes it do a circle faster. therefor making it easyer to do than a full genocide

When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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MikefromGlos
MikefromGlos

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Location: Gloucester England
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Posted:thats it but hay i still think its damn impresive consdering i only been doing diablo since jan on and off

he he i am mike the amazing gloscircus person who is mike.

Officaly an exception to the Poi Boys are Girls Thing

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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
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Posted:Yeah that is good. I like it more than the other.
But try the other. I tryed to do it with a catch behind the head I got it a few times. But have not been doing diabolo for the last month so not that on top of things.

you can go into continous suicide from it but that is another I have not tryed for a long time. good luck with it.


When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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miesta
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Posted:that continous suicide trick is one i havent mastered yet. i think my string is too thick. is there any secret way of learning it, or is it just a heap of practice?
it always ends up on the handle im spinning around


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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
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Posted:new and thin string will help. henrys is the stuff I like to use. I have found that through normal use I go through a string a week, and have been knowen to go throught one a day at points. the problem is that with old string it gets dirty and creates more friction so continous suicides get harder to do. my advice is to buy a lot of string and use old sticks(not your best ones) or buy some wooden ones, cos you will find that they will hit the floor realy hard and tend to break very quick when you are learning it.

as for me the only new things that I am tryin is with clubs, flats with a reverse pass. getting there but not to much luck at the moment.


When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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spinningstarlet
spinningstarlet

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Location: Bradford *rolls eyes*
Member Since: 29th Aug 2006
Total posts: 271
Posted:i picked up diablo for the first time properly last night...

i think i found a new toy!

tongue


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MikefromGlos

Hitman
Location: Gloucester England
Member Since: 10th Jul 2006
Total posts: 985
Posted:diablos are very fun once u get into it frown i lost mine at the mo which is a bummer

he he i am mike the amazing gloscircus person who is mike.

Officaly an exception to the Poi Boys are Girls Thing

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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
Location: the world (London)
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Posted:well here is a vid from my space.
thought that some of you might like to see it


When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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spinningstarlet
spinningstarlet

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Location: Bradford *rolls eyes*
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Total posts: 271
Posted:okies, any suggestions (apart from HoP of course) of where i can find quality, cheap, practice diablos. with spending most of my time/money on Poi at the moment, i can't afford too much. but i want one!!

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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
Location: the world (London)
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Posted:try google, juggling shops in bradford.

When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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spinningstarlet
spinningstarlet

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Location: Bradford *rolls eyes*
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Total posts: 271
Posted:Anti-Gravity in Leeds is the nearest i think. Shall be taking a trip out there on Friday on my day off i do believe!

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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
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Posted:what ever diablo you get, try to get some good string for it. you will need it.

When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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spinningstarlet
spinningstarlet

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Location: Bradford *rolls eyes*
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Posted:yeah, i will, but i know nothing about diablo at the moment... i guess i'll start off with whatever comes with it... i can get better string once i know what i'm doing a little more, and can afford it a little more!!

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The Official London juggling ber spy. shh! dont tell any one
Location: the world (London)
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Posted:A vid where jason garfiel get asked if he is a juggling snob on Fox news.

And a vid from maybe the best juggler in the world


When people says "plz" cause its shorter than "please" I say "no" cause its shorter than "yes"

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