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UCOF
SILVER Member since Apr 2002

UCOF

Carpal \'Tunnel


Total posts: 15414
Posted:Well, seeing as we are starting to take over the

"Offical HOP "I just learnt a new move" thread", I thought we should contain this bit just to jugglerisng and the throwing and dropping of balls, clubs, rings and other miscellaneous juggling props.

Today I mothered learning 441.

I had a few throws of 531 but only 1 catch. I think my 5 is too high.

Note for the mods: I DEMAND on behalf of the jugglers on this site, as has been done with the aforementioned "Poi moves thread", that this one is made a sticky thread.

Otherwise its just favouritism really....


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pineapple pete
SILVER Member since Sep 2004

pineapple pete

water based
Location: melbourne

Total posts: 5125
Posted:im starting to get the hang of tennis with clubs.

and getting closer to 4ball mills bounce

cheers, pete hug


"you know there are no trophys for doing silly things in real life yeah pete?" said ant "you wont get a 'listened to ride of the valkyries all the way to vietnam' trophy"

*proud owner of the very cute fire_spinning_angel, birgit and neon shaolin*

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ickleMatt


ickleMatt

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Location: L.O.N.D.O.N.

Total posts: 242
Posted:Above the head juggling rocks! (eventually)

423 is pretty solid. As is two in one hand - both hands.
Mills mess is coming...
I have qualified 531 (damn nice) and 4 balls.
Working on 441, shower and box but the 1 throws are tricky.

Any other ideas for above the head juggling?


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The Fade
SILVER Member since May 2005

The Fade

fading happily....
Location: melbournia australia

Total posts: 212
Posted:i got 7 catches of 5 ball above the head the other day lol. first try too. hehe what a fluke.



if you want a challenge a good three ball pattern for above the head is boston mess. i actually get it to work for a few cycles from time to time smile

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wolfbro001
SILVER Member since May 2006

wolfbro001

Member
Location: Brisbane, Qld

Total posts: 77
Posted:hey guys, I've just taken up juggling in the last week and have so far only learned the 3 ball cascade. I'm trying my hand with some columns and the 3 ball magnet, but not much luck. is there any sites that you would reccomend with online tutorials? it would be much appreciated wink

juggle


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Mynci
BRONZE Member since Apr 2005

Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...

Total posts: 8737
Posted:try jugglewiki here

a list of many 3 ball paterns with flash animations to help you SEE what to do wink

good luck buddy tha's how I started the rest is history oh and a little biology thrown in biggrin


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

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wolfbro001
SILVER Member since May 2006

wolfbro001

Member
Location: Brisbane, Qld

Total posts: 77
Posted:Thanks a heap Mynci wink

juggle


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Mr Majestik
SILVER Member since Mar 2004

Mr Majestik

coming to a country near you
Location: home of the tiney toothy bear

Total posts: 4693
Posted:wheeeeeeeee

*takes a break from learning 5 ball cascade to play with three balls again*


"but have you considered there is more to life than your eyelids?"

jointly owned by Fire_Spinning_Angel and Blu_Valley

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hexagonic


hexagonic

Clubbles Jugs
Location: Manchester

Total posts: 1687
Posted:9 club passing, getting past the 10 throw stage (right handed)!! smile

7b looking clean at last. **on every attempt**

Was passing last night in 6 clubs ulitmates. You can throw any 4c siteswap from this; 4 and above are passes, 3 and below are selfs. bounce2 managed a few runs of 534. The guy I pass with got a run of 7 clubs the other day ubbloco


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K__
BRONZE Member since Jun 2006

K__

...join us...
Location: Oxford

Total posts: 184
Posted:Achieved my longest-yet stretch of 4 ball fountain tonight and it's actually starting to feel a bit more solid at last smile

Not convinced I feel bold enough to start thinking about 4b tricks though!


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[Nx?]
BRONZE Member since Nov 2001

[Nx?]

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both

Total posts: 3749
Posted:care to expand a little on that hex? like are you throwing the 4c trick as a self or as a passsing pattern?

im at shannon airport, ejc tomorow :P

T wave


This is a post by tom, all spelling is deleberate
-><- Kallisti

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K__
BRONZE Member since Jun 2006

K__

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Location: Oxford

Total posts: 184
Posted:WOO HOO! I just got a trick I've been working on since Play!

It's a way to change spiral directions (not mills mess) involving a high throw and a same-side throw and catch under the arm.

biggrin *triumphant*


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hexagonic


hexagonic

Clubbles Jugs
Location: Manchester

Total posts: 1687
Posted:534 - 5 crossing double, 3 self and 4 ultimate pass. 4's are ultimate passes from both hands.

Therefore, 633 would be 6 (triple straight pass) 33 (selfs).


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Moohaahaa
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

Moohaahaa

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Location: In Ger Land

Total posts: 382
Posted:6 club ultimates is wicked idea Will. Come pass in Lodnon with all your new magik smile

I qualified 5 clubs twice at Spitz on Tuesday. And there was not one, but TWO people watching, which was nice smile


Some things you have to see to believe, but
Some things you have to believe in to see.

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hexagonic


hexagonic

Clubbles Jugs
Location: Manchester

Total posts: 1687
Posted:Majic Moohaahaa hug

No idea when I'll be back in London frown smile

I realised the other day my clubs have come along such a long way since I left London. I almost caught a 3c pirouette the other day. My hands weren't there to meet them tho frown Had a nice long run of 5c triples last thursday, maybe 25 catches or so??

Johnny - play with the 6c ultimate idea - throw any 4b siteswap and remember that all passes are 4's. Anything aobve a 4 crosses to other person (so 5 is crossing double, 6 is straight triple etc) and 1,2 and 3 are all selfs.

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pineapple pete
SILVER Member since Sep 2004

pineapple pete

water based
Location: melbourne

Total posts: 5125
Posted:the other day i got mills mess with clubs, aswell as two cycles of boston mess with clubs bounce

yesterday i got 12 catches of 3ball on my unicycle smile

hug


"you know there are no trophys for doing silly things in real life yeah pete?" said ant "you wont get a 'listened to ride of the valkyries all the way to vietnam' trophy"

*proud owner of the very cute fire_spinning_angel, birgit and neon shaolin*

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Mr_Chutney
SILVER Member since Apr 2003

Mr_Chutney

Tosser
Location: Herefordshire

Total posts: 1711
Posted:Learnt to pass 6 clubs biggrin

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Basstones
GOLD Member since Mar 2006

Basstones

Do you do the poiz?
Location: Brisbane

Total posts: 530
Posted:Really getting in to juggling. Nothing impressive.

3 ball cascades, reverse cascades, windmill, claws, tennis and a few other things learnt

Working on wide reverse cascades and pillars now i think


"In the end there is only fire and a waterfall"

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Mr Majestik
SILVER Member since Mar 2004

Mr Majestik

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Location: home of the tiney toothy bear

Total posts: 4693
Posted:starting to practice regularly and can get a 5 ball cascade going smoothly for quite a while biggrin

"but have you considered there is more to life than your eyelids?"

jointly owned by Fire_Spinning_Angel and Blu_Valley

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ickleMatt


ickleMatt

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Total posts: 242
Posted:Any ideas what the world record for highest altitude while juggling 5 balls? Is there such a record?

I would like to stake a claim!


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Mr Majestik
SILVER Member since Mar 2004

Mr Majestik

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Total posts: 4693
Posted:oo whats the claim?

i got a ver sloppy 5 ball shower going today, cant wait til its cleaner.


"but have you considered there is more to life than your eyelids?"

jointly owned by Fire_Spinning_Angel and Blu_Valley

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Lemonkey


Lemonkey

Stalking amidst the desert, carrying an oversized scalpel...
Location: Huddersfield + Hull Uni... UK.

Total posts: 1019
Posted:After not posting anything new for bloody ages, I have a new trick!

I managed several times to flash backcross doubles out of, and back into a 3club cascade today! Felt so good.

I also managed 37 catches of 6b today (new PB). I rarely practice it, but today it seemed easy.


Willy - is bad for your health...

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ickleMatt


ickleMatt

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Posted:My claim:

A 5 ball qualify at 4850 metres (after walking up).

Boy it was hard work!


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Mr Majestik
SILVER Member since Mar 2004

Mr Majestik

coming to a country near you
Location: home of the tiney toothy bear

Total posts: 4693
Posted:props.

i've been working on my 5 ball shower, its going to take a while though!


"but have you considered there is more to life than your eyelids?"

jointly owned by Fire_Spinning_Angel and Blu_Valley

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borganique
BRONZE Member since Jan 2006

borganique

member
Location: Cornwall

Total posts: 154
Posted:penguin and a bit of contort, at last! my wrists cane tho and getting my left hand round my back in contort rips my side muscles too. more yoga needed i guess smile

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borganique
BRONZE Member since Jan 2006

borganique

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Location: Cornwall

Total posts: 154
Posted:oh yeah, and extended boxes, phew!

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Lemonkey


Lemonkey

Stalking amidst the desert, carrying an oversized scalpel...
Location: Huddersfield + Hull Uni... UK.

Total posts: 1019
Posted:Flashed 5b lift bounce. And qualified 552 bounced (I think) with 4.

Willy - is bad for your health...

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MikefromGlos
SILVER Member since Jul 2006

MikefromGlos

Hitman
Location: Gloucester England

Total posts: 985
Posted:I been trying to do a under arm tennis combo with clubs which is surprisingly harder then it looks. Cuz your hand needs to move faster then in a normal underarm tick.

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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Lemonkey


Lemonkey

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Location: Huddersfield + Hull Uni... UK.

Total posts: 1019
Posted:24 catches 5b lift bounce.

Willy - is bad for your health...

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hexagonic


hexagonic

Clubbles Jugs
Location: Manchester

Total posts: 1687
Posted:Hey monkey - 5b lift suddenly becomes easier. Stick with it dude smile

I've been getting 3b up piros a lot recently. Managed to catch it once with clubs but it's still looking pretty dicey.

Managed to pick up a dropped club in 7c doubles (passing) the other day. 9c is looking much better too smile


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Lemonkey


Lemonkey

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Location: Huddersfield + Hull Uni... UK.

Total posts: 1019
Posted:It seemed easy today to ge the pattern going, but I'm experimenting with hand positioning at the moment, so haven't really solidified the pattern.



Good going with the 9club passing!


Willy - is bad for your health...

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