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bluecat
bluecat

geek, level 1
Location: everywhere
Member Since: 15th Dec 2002
Total posts: 5300
Posted:And so, announcing the worst kept secret in history.

Uberpoi will almost certainly be held on the weekend of the 16th of July.

Teachers will be confirmed in the next few weeks. but don't you worry, they're going to be DAMN good.

price will be 45.
why the increase you ask?

because the uberstaff teachers were paid a very small amount, certainly not enough for the time they put in. and we would like to pay people a reasonable amount for their work. 45 is still very cheap when compared to most weekends of this type (approx 40 per day is the usual rate).

Accomodation will be fun to sort out, but i'm going to try to find a cheap location for all.

i am away in bristol for the next week, so will not keep you up to date until after i get back.

*invites excitement*

wink

much love

Rob ubbangel


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Dr_Molly
Dr_Molly

Pooh-Bah
Location: Away from home
Member Since: 4th May 2004
Total posts: 2354
Posted:Drooooo - there should be dancing on Tuesday if you like smile

and just so you know, I'd rather my arm rests were horizontal.


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Glåss
Glåss

The Ministry of Manipulation
Location: Bristol
Member Since: 8th Nov 2001
Total posts: 2523
Posted:Wicked, I'll bring ma shoes.

Should I wind your cable around the ear peices and return you to the stewardess?


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Dr_Molly
Dr_Molly

Pooh-Bah
Location: Away from home
Member Since: 4th May 2004
Total posts: 2354
Posted:Yes, but you can keep the socks kiss

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_Clare_
_Clare_

Still wiggling
Location: Belfast
Member Since: 22nd Oct 2002
Total posts: 5967
Posted:Am getting packed biggrin

See you tomorrow boys and girls.

hug


Getting to the other side smile

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burning dan
stranger
Location: hollywood, ca
Member Since: 3rd Dec 2004
Total posts: 18
Posted:I'm going to ask the same thing as a select few others...
I'm arriving thursday evening. I haven't figured out where to go or with whom I'm staying. anybody have any hints that will at least get me through thursday night without aimlessly wandering about the entire uk?

for the record, I'm an herbivore, though I didn't show up on the prior listS. I'd also like to file my application for the florence nightengale crew... I've got one banged up shoulder and one tweaked and frost bitten ankle (ask me to show you - it looks like I lost a fight with a gang of anklebiters)

thanks to anybody with hints and thanks to all, particularly rob, who are putting all this together.

dan


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_Clare_
_Clare_

Still wiggling
Location: Belfast
Member Since: 22nd Oct 2002
Total posts: 5967
Posted:Where and when are you arriving?

Getting to the other side smile

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[Nx?]
[Nx?]

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both
Member Since: 5th Nov 2001
Total posts: 3749
Posted:ARRRGGGHGGHGHGHGHREGUIERGKJSHLJFHLNKFG

menick is commin too!!!

yew bastards were just waiting for me to leave the coutry wernt ya!

"desperatly hunting cheap flights"

T mad


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

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.Morph.
.Morph.

addict
Location: Lancashire, UK
Member Since: 23rd Mar 2002
Total posts: 669
Posted:It's nearly here bounce



See you all 9pm-ish Friday. Has anyone seen/heard from Blackass?



For Dan:

Written by: bluecat


here's the accommodation list.

all i have done is organise friday to monday. if you are here for more than that you need to check it out with your hosts.





chez meghan:

aidan and amelie.



chez birgit:

pricklyleaf, gav486, plus one(filling spaces)



chez alextheslack:

alphapoi and ma'tina



chez ninja(even tho no ninjas will be present)

dan, simian and sluke.



chez bonzai(also not present)

ronan, faberge, colm and emheinn.



chez blackass:

kyrian and morph



chez KatB:

Dunc, rossco and nate(and george)



chez kit:

2bags, frodo, +1 (space being filled)



chez lucy(in tree and kenns house):

firepoise, olive, sparky and mand



chez moi:

drew, arashi, andy, cole, bams, nick, andrea, mattPPP,







aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaargh!





please get in touch with your designated home. most of these paople are on hop, (not alex and lucy tho) but if you need contact details pm me.



please be kind to your hosts and tidy up after youself, offer to wash up if the whole bunch of you eat, etcetc. generally be nice.



thank you soooo much all you lovely edinburgh types for helping me sort this out.



friday night we'll be a-gathering in nicol edwards. you have to pay after ten pm, so be swift and early!



smilery

R





weavesmiley


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bluecat
bluecat

geek, level 1
Location: everywhere
Member Since: 15th Dec 2002
Total posts: 5300
Posted:dan, my phone no is on the previous page - call me, and i'll get you to your abode.

smile


( hug for tom)


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ado-p
ado-p

Pirate Ninja
Location: Galway/Ireland
Member Since: 13th May 2004
Total posts: 3882
Posted:
chez bonzai(also not present)
ronan, faberge, colm and emheinn

is this the irish colm?

he's a not going to be attending...


Love is the law.

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NYC
NYC

NYC
Location: NYC, NY, USA
Member Since: 26th Aug 2001
Total posts: 9232
Posted:Hey Bluecat, maybe if we wrote all official anouncements and requests in blue they'd be easier to sort through.

Yet another one of my brainstorms that I'm sure I'll get yelled at for. wink


Well, shall we go?
Yes, let's go.
[They do not move.]

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Glåss
Glåss

The Ministry of Manipulation
Location: Bristol
Member Since: 8th Nov 2001
Total posts: 2523
Posted:ueberwhat!!

Just leaving my house now on my way to never never land


bounce2 bounce


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burning dan
stranger
Location: hollywood, ca
Member Since: 3rd Dec 2004
Total posts: 18
Posted:thank you all for the help...
in response to various helps...

I'm arriving at edinburgh airport (not glasgow) 6:35pm july 14. assuming everything goes according to plan.

thank you morph, ninja and rob. I've got the rob number and I will prepare several forms of identification for that phone call upon my arrival.

see you all presently.


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jeff(fake)
jeff(fake)

Scientist of Fortune
Location: Edinburgh
Member Since: 15th Apr 2005
Total posts: 1189
Posted:Written by: NYC

Hey Bluecat, maybe if we wrote all official anouncements and requests in blue they'd be easier to sort through.

Yet another one of my brainstorms that I'm sure I'll get yelled at for. wink


It would certainly have helped me. What is it we're all meant to be doing on friday that seems to be buried in to dozen or so pages that got posted during the month that I was gone?

Anyone? please...


According to Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle of Quantum Dynamics, we may already be making love right now...

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Birgit
Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh
Member Since: 27th Jan 2005
Total posts: 4145
Posted:how about 8 pm my place? you can join the group smile Not gonna tell you where we're going though tongue

"vices are like genitals - most are ugly to behold, and yet we find that our own are dear to us."
(G.W. Dahlquist)

Owner of Dragosani's left half

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jeff(fake)
jeff(fake)

Scientist of Fortune
Location: Edinburgh
Member Since: 15th Apr 2005
Total posts: 1189
Posted:Written by: Birgit

how about 8 pm my place? you can join the group smile Not gonna tell you where we're going though tongue


Haven't been round to your place in an age! Who else will be there?


According to Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle of Quantum Dynamics, we may already be making love right now...

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Birgit
Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh
Member Since: 27th Jan 2005
Total posts: 4145
Posted:There will be the Weegies (Pricklyleaf, Gav486 and Sparky666), and of course Sunbird, and then we'll wait for Dunc and George (they're staying at Kat's) to call and walk up to Tesco so that we can all go to censored together. The Glasgow lot wanted to arrive between 6 and 7, so hopefully 8 should work out fine for everyone.

"vices are like genitals - most are ugly to behold, and yet we find that our own are dear to us."
(G.W. Dahlquist)

Owner of Dragosani's left half

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NYC
NYC

NYC
Location: NYC, NY, USA
Member Since: 26th Aug 2001
Total posts: 9232
Posted:A little birdie told me we were meeting at a bar at 10 but since I don't have details, I won't type it in blue.

Well, shall we go?
Yes, let's go.
[They do not move.]

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phin
not just a juggler...
Location: edinburgh
Member Since: 2nd Mar 2004
Total posts: 101
Posted:hey birgit, can i join you lot on your mysterious expedition on friday?

please?! biggrin


"look like a girl, act like a lady, think like a man and work like a dog"

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Birgit
Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh
Member Since: 27th Jan 2005
Total posts: 4145
Posted:Sure biggrin

Bring the late 19th century tropical expedition outfit, a fishing hook, the "how to survive a zombie disaster" handbook and some poi smile


"vices are like genitals - most are ugly to behold, and yet we find that our own are dear to us."
(G.W. Dahlquist)

Owner of Dragosani's left half

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pricklyleaf
pricklyleaf

with added berries
Location: Manchester
Member Since: 7th Mar 2005
Total posts: 1365
Posted:hey back in Glasgow from the lakes now. And thanks again Birgit for putting us up, looking forwards to meeting everyone so much. I'll apologise in advance as I can guarentee I won't remeber your names.

I'm also going to join the needing hosptalisation crew however. I just stood on/kicked a piece of broken glass today and cut my foot badly, never bled so much in my life. I hopefully will be able to stand on it properly for uberpoi as already hurt my ankle and leg from not being able to stand on it and s straining my muscles, from when I had to clean all the blood up.

anyway, can't wait see you all tomorrow! biggrin


Live like there is no tomorrow,
dance like nobody is watching
and hula hoop like wiggling will save the world.

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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phin
not just a juggler...
Location: edinburgh
Member Since: 2nd Mar 2004
Total posts: 101
Posted:Written by: Birgit

Bring the late 19th century tropical expedition outfit, a fishing hook, the "how to survive a zombie disaster" handbook and some poi



hmm... don't think i have the full late 19th century expedition outfit (do have a late 19th century atlas, but its a bit too heavy to carry around), left my fishing hooks in england when i came to uni, and i'm not sure my disaster handbook deals with zombies...

think i should manage the poi though... wink


"look like a girl, act like a lady, think like a man and work like a dog"

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Nate
Nate

Groovy ga watashi no namae desu!
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Member Since: 5th Aug 2004
Total posts: 1530
Posted:ubblol
stop posting so much rubbish and get back on topic


I like Languages.

Educate your self in the Hazards of Fire Breathing STAY SAFE! <img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/hug.gif" alt="" />

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phin
not just a juggler...
Location: edinburgh
Member Since: 2nd Mar 2004
Total posts: 101
Posted:oops! sorry redface

this better?

only one day to go:
bounce bounce bounce

biggrin


"look like a girl, act like a lady, think like a man and work like a dog"

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garthy
garthy

old hand
Location: Bristol, England
Member Since: 22nd Apr 2002
Total posts: 717
Posted:I'll be there from 9ish in the morning but I'm ment to be working from home so I'm gonna find a nice cafe with WIFI And work in the sun.

If anyone wishes to drag me away to do more fun things they can find me at the end of

07968bounce040bounce994


"**grumble*spuriouswindmills*grumble**" - Coleman
"if poi was only for girls there wouldnt be many good poi spinners...." - Nx

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Birgit
Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh
Member Since: 27th Jan 2005
Total posts: 4145
Posted:the equipment for getting to the pub is essential, Nate. You'll be staying at Kat's as well I think, so you may still need my 19th century expedition leader skills.

tongue hug

oh yeah, one day bounce


"vices are like genitals - most are ugly to behold, and yet we find that our own are dear to us."
(G.W. Dahlquist)

Owner of Dragosani's left half

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bluecat
bluecat

geek, level 1
Location: everywhere
Member Since: 15th Dec 2002
Total posts: 5300
Posted:uberness has begun!


geek sessions into the night are clearly normal ubbloco
ubbangel

my house contains three londoners(bamscoledrew) two canadians(nickandrea)one yank(arashi) and many, many inversions wink

9 pm tonight, in nicol edwards.

10 am tomorrow, so heavy drinking only for those over 78kg


see ya
R


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Birgit
Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh
Member Since: 27th Jan 2005
Total posts: 4145
Posted:For the first time in my life I'm glad to be fat.

Thanks Rob smile see you tonight!


"vices are like genitals - most are ugly to behold, and yet we find that our own are dear to us."
(G.W. Dahlquist)

Owner of Dragosani's left half

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Dr_Molly
Dr_Molly

Pooh-Bah
Location: Away from home
Member Since: 4th May 2004
Total posts: 2354
Posted:I have a doop and an Amelie bounce

Whoever sees Meghan first, could they slap her round the head quite hard. She is beyond slack. :grr:


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BamBam
BamBam

Pooh-Bah
Location: London
Member Since: 1st Dec 2001
Total posts: 1810
Posted:I have slight hangover smile and a very mixed up head from all this new fangled poi madness.

Eeep wink

Bammy
xx


A kiss blown is a kiss wasted, the only kind of kiss is a kiss tasted.

I'm a woman. We don't say what we want, but we reserve the right to be pissed off if we don't get it. That's what makes us so fascinating and not just a LITTLE bit scary.

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