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stickmanWorld Champ Procrastinator
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Posted:
frown hi there,

hey, is there anyone on HOP who is currently or shortly will be living in holland? just moved back home and i havent found the spinning community yet confused

spinning on my own is fun, but, ya know, i gotsta find some, umm, colleagues (?).. identify yourselves! im lonely ubbcrying beerchug

Gayle......!SILVER Member
Pooh-Bah
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Location: Bristol !!!!!!, United Kingdom


Posted:
Fantastic - Wednesday 16th March 3pm outside of burger king. Sounds great!

Gayle.....!


stickmanWorld Champ Procrastinator
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Posted:
*pssssst* telpeva, check your pm's.. its rather urgent.

mot, you too, but thats not as urgent.

_pOp_BRONZE Member
Playing OldSchool Poi
593 posts
Location: amsterdam, Netherlands


Posted:
ok, so I'm definately not going on a holiday, that means I'll be in amsterdam all week and 'll come to the utrecht meet. Gayle, PM me if you need a phone number and an escort for you and your fella to utrecht...

meditate eRic.

I'm not normally a religious man, but if you're up there, save me, Superman!


Motaddict
666 posts
Location: Netherlands


Posted:
Well siyas all wedensday, you coming alswell telp?
*Cough*cough*kevlar*cough* biggrin

Come forth and thou shalt win enternal happiness. but he came fifth so he won an electric toatser.


Face_NLPLATINUM Member
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513 posts
Location: Netherlands - Breda


Posted:
@eric -> sorry your holiday didn't work out :-/, but it will be nice to have your presence on wednesday.
And Mot; yupz, I will be there, along with my kevlar smile. let me think, I will bring your meters, and ehmz, how about thomasfire, Marco and Micky?

|| "Is True Mastery of the Elements But a Dream?" ||


marco.cjmember
126 posts
Location: Alkmaar, the Netherlands


Posted:
No, I can't be there wednesday. Next meet that comes along on a friday or weekend I'd like to be there again.

It was such a nice weather today, that I practished some outdoor in only a sweater! Spring has started :-)
And I nailed the fishtails with my staff today! Only on my good hand, and still only 4 times in a row,.. but now that I know the princible,..won't be long bevore I can do them in both hands :-)

ciao
marco

~Look into the sphere Sarah,.. it can show you your dreams,...


stickmanWorld Champ Procrastinator
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Posted:
heyyyyy, marco... another fishtailer! whoo.. way to go man.

so 3 pm it is.. ill be there. always love to meet new visitors.

whooo! fire workshop at biton tonight! nephtys, you and mike are welcome to join as well if you like.. starts at 22:00.. i gave mot directions to biton, hope they were a bit clear.. havent heard any complaints, so im assuming its all good.. just got back from lugging 18 bottles of lampoil and 5 liters of milk from town for tonight (the milk for the fire breathers)

well, maybe ill see you there.. oh, and telp, thanks for the kevlar man! good stuff good stuff.

anonomatosGOLD Member
enthusiast
389 posts
Location: Utrecht [NL], Netherlands


Posted:
why is there a vuurspuwworkshop on the evening i have to loop stage?!!

and this wednesday i can't make it before 8. i hope some of you guys still be spinning at that time so i can hop by... oh well... see ya'll

"Dont know how long, this ones gonna take;
I could fail, but Id rather be a fuckup, than a fake"


Face_NLPLATINUM Member
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Location: Netherlands - Breda


Posted:
3PM... Don't know if I'm going to make that, but I just might skip college for (another :s) day...

Anyhow, I wanted to give all the Real jugglers here (the kind with those flying balls you know (so not including me ^_^ )) a tip; the Leen Bakker has "LED Motion Balls" for sale this week. they look like glowballs (https://www.neonhusky.com/Images/J-Glowballs1-sm.jpg), but they have a small round disc (diameter 3 cm?) from an other material which contains the switch etc...
But they are bright enough to juggle in dark, and cost you something like 4,75 with coupon, 6,85 without coupon...

|| "Is True Mastery of the Elements But a Dream?" ||


Nephtysresident fridge magnet
835 posts
Location: Utrecht, The Netherlands


Posted:
Hey all you kids who are arriving later on Wednesday: the weather is supposed to be pretty decent and spring-y, so we're planning to head for the Lepelenburg park in Utrecht (in stead of wussing out and hiding indoors at Mot's place).

See ya!

Neph

everyone's unique except me


anonomatosGOLD Member
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Location: Utrecht [NL], Netherlands


Posted:
lepelenburg was the park with all the tuinstoelen, right?

"Dont know how long, this ones gonna take;
I could fail, but Id rather be a fuckup, than a fake"


stickmanWorld Champ Procrastinator
580 posts
Location: ||...lost...||


Posted:
yep, thats right.. its nice and big and not too many trees so we should have plenty of loverly sunlight!

see y'all there.. i think ill just come to the park as opposed to the station and then backtrack.. unless you want me to come pick up the visitors with you neph?

Devil - Dmember
72 posts
Location: Holland (Deventer)


Posted:
I'm still confused, anyway. Is there already a meeting with Easter?

marco.cjmember
126 posts
Location: Alkmaar, the Netherlands


Posted:
The 3rd Zaanse Jongleerdag is on this Sunday.
https://www.zaansejongleerdag.tk/
I'll be there.

Who else is comming?

marco
contactjuggler

~Look into the sphere Sarah,.. it can show you your dreams,...


Nephtysresident fridge magnet
835 posts
Location: Utrecht, The Netherlands


Posted:
Nah, no problem Stickman: i can handle the visitors! And I have Mot to come and protect me and look threatening in case they turn out to be anacondas in real life or something (though if they are i am really impressed with their typing skills ... they must have voice recognition software...) biggrin I reckon we'll be at the Lepelenburg at around 3:30.

See ya!

everyone's unique except me


Fueroaddict
465 posts
Location: Netherlands


Posted:
Probs is I'm not gonna make it.
Unless you guys will go on till late tonight and then I'll still won't know where lepelenburg park is.
Where is it?

Is it walkable from the station?

Hmm, there's gotta be something round and shiny, I can play with


Face_NLPLATINUM Member
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Location: Netherlands - Breda


Posted:
easter... the 28th was mentioned, but since then it has been quiet about it...
Zaanse Jongleerdag... Hmmmz, intewesting ^_^... I'll get back on that later, forgot my agenda...

Lepelenburg park... I have been there before, but I really have no idea anymore how to get there... Anyhow, I will arrive at the station around 4 o clock, so I will wonder through the streets asking for directions, and if that doesn't work I'll give a ring to one of our locals :-)

And making it late? I don't see a problem in that, we might play a little bit with diabolo's again, that was fun last time smile.

|| "Is True Mastery of the Elements But a Dream?" ||


stickmanWorld Champ Procrastinator
580 posts
Location: ||...lost...||


Posted:
hey guys and gals!

i just wanna mention that i had an absolutely amazing day yesterday... full of fun-filled memories ubbloco the weather was great, i was in a good mood.. i felt rejuvinated..

and now... gray skies, wind, chilly... its amazing what kind of effect weather has on your mood.

well, i bid each and every one of you happy spinning days until the next meet.

anonomatosGOLD Member
enthusiast
389 posts
Location: Utrecht [NL], Netherlands


Posted:
I was only able to make it for about an hour. But the weather was damn nice and it was just a wonderful day. Unfortunately I had an appointment in the evening but bumped into the HOP-gang in Kafe Belgie... nice ^_^ but you guys left too soon frown

Anyways, next time I'll hop along a little longer smile
and i justed learned the isolation-thingie biggrin *is erg trots*

"Dont know how long, this ones gonna take;
I could fail, but Id rather be a fuckup, than a fake"


Gayle......!SILVER Member
Pooh-Bah
2,444 posts
Location: Bristol !!!!!!, United Kingdom


Posted:
WOW! Thanks Guys, just got back to Bristol and home. I had a fantastic time although i think you guys wore me out as when we got back to Amsterdam the Sex Show was no longer more appealing than bed!!!

Think i'll be asleep pretty early tonight....Anyways, thanks to Eric for being a faboulous tour guide and to Nephtys for being a truely superb pizza menu interpreteur!just hope we weren't too anaconda like!!!

Great to meet all you guys and in the words of a great spinner: "it's darker than you think!"

xXxXxXx

Gayle.....!


anonomatosGOLD Member
enthusiast
389 posts
Location: Utrecht [NL], Netherlands


Posted:
and 'ave a nice St. Paddy's Day!

*hips* *burp*

think I'm gonna get me a pint! ^_^

"Dont know how long, this ones gonna take;
I could fail, but Id rather be a fuckup, than a fake"


_pOp_BRONZE Member
Playing OldSchool Poi
593 posts
Location: amsterdam, Netherlands


Posted:
hmmm, seems like we had the sunniest day last wednesday!!!!!
gayle will send me pictures over email, I'll send them on to those concerned...

but another thing:
the sister of a friend of mine is getting married this thursday, and she asked me to do some fire as a background thing there. it's indoor and the whole thing will last about 2 hours (it's a big hall and fire is allowed inside). now I thought of just throwing it in the group here: so if anybody wants to do it there with me, eat some cake, and don't get payed anything. then we'll just make it into a next dutch HoP-meet ????
talking about that: when was the next scheduled meet again, everything about this is just a blur to me right now, too many dates floating around.

anyway, let me know if you want to come, hang out, spin some fire this thursday? (4PM) afterwards we'll go to the park, have some falafel, or some more cake, and end up at either the dance night in paradiso, or the 80s night in melkweg (or straight to bed)...

meditate eRic.

I'm not normally a religious man, but if you're up there, save me, Superman!


stickmanWorld Champ Procrastinator
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Posted:
i think im sorta busy this thursday.. sorry bout that.. but wish your sister good luck and congrats from me..

but that is a good question.. when is the next meet.. is anyone unlazy enough to check the last page for what the suggestions were? hehe.. no, i guess i can do it.. if i HAVE to.

ill have to post again tho.. but dont mind me..

stickmanWorld Champ Procrastinator
580 posts
Location: ||...lost...||


Posted:
Written by: Thomasfire



Lemme see now:

next Saturday (12th): Ruigoord
next monday (14th): Gayle and het guy
friday the 28th: Haarlem?
Saturday the 2th of April: ???


Thomas




these were the suggestions.. i guess the next one would be in haarlem then.. when exactly is the 28th.. its next wednesday or? not this coming week but the week after.. or something..

april 2nd i dont think i can go.. gonna go make staffs that day at biton..
open to other suggestions tho

_pOp_BRONZE Member
Playing OldSchool Poi
593 posts
Location: amsterdam, Netherlands


Posted:
ok, so the next meet is kind of vague.. I see question-marks all around.
and all the dates are kinda weird as well, so let me make a list with fridays as reference points:

friday march 25th
friday april .1st
friday april .8th
friday april 15th
friday april 22nd
friday april 29th

so the days in that quote were right, but still it's vague when people are showing up. as far as I know both dates were only suggestions from Thomas and nobody has reacted with a yes to any of them. come to think of it, people have been a bit lazy here recently anyway: I don't recall any certain yes-ses for when gayle was here, and for those who weren't there: it was a beautyfull day!
now we don't have to meet on a friday, but experience has showed that most people are able to come on a friday and now at least it's easier to see when the weekends start. so people c'mon, let's hear some suggestions. and answers as well.

oh, and it is not MY sister who's getting married, but the sister of a good friend of mine.

meditate eRic.

I'm not normally a religious man, but if you're up there, save me, Superman!


Fueroaddict
465 posts
Location: Netherlands


Posted:
I'm organising a meet on april 2nd in Utrecht.

Hmm, there's gotta be something round and shiny, I can play with


_pOp_BRONZE Member
Playing OldSchool Poi
593 posts
Location: amsterdam, Netherlands


Posted:
oh good, so at least we won't have stickman to bother us that day! ubblol

meditate eRic.

I'm not normally a religious man, but if you're up there, save me, Superman!


anonomatosGOLD Member
enthusiast
389 posts
Location: Utrecht [NL], Netherlands


Posted:
So thursday around 4ish... might be able to make it... where is it exactly?

spinning indoor with fire is always nice ^_^

"Dont know how long, this ones gonna take;
I could fail, but Id rather be a fuckup, than a fake"


stickmanWorld Champ Procrastinator
580 posts
Location: ||...lost...||


Posted:
no such luck anonomatos,.. phew, that was difficult to spell :P i dont think there is a place in utrecht where you can spin fire indoors.. there is an indoors place, but its only open on thursdays. but no.. you guys wont have to worry about me being annoying that day..

anonomatosGOLD Member
enthusiast
389 posts
Location: Utrecht [NL], Netherlands


Posted:
it was a reply to Pop... he said something 'bout spinning indoors at a wedding or so... at thursday.

get it?

or im i the one who's lost the clue?

"Dont know how long, this ones gonna take;
I could fail, but Id rather be a fuckup, than a fake"


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