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baton dancer
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Location: Bulgaria, Sofia
Member Since: 29th Jun 2005
Total posts: 15
Posted:hi, do you know about a poi twirling federation or another federation which develops poi twirling officially in a country or there are simply poi twirling communities. thank you very much in advance for any information you have:) ubbrollsmile

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mcp
mcp

Flying Water Muppet
Location: Edin-borrow.
Member Since: 20th May 2003
Total posts: 5276
Posted:There is no official bodies or federations or such, there are just groups of friends... biggrin

"the now legendary" - Kaskade
"the still legendary" - Kaskade

I spunked in my friend's aquarium and the fish ate it. I love all fish. Especially the pink ones. They are my bitches. - Anon.

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bluecat
bluecat

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

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Holistic Spinner (I hope)

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TinklePants
TinklePants

Clique Infiltrator, Cunning Linguist and Master Debator
Location: Edinburgh burgh burrrrrr
Member Since: 3rd Jul 2005
Total posts: 4217
Posted:HoP!

Always use "so's your face" and "only on Tuesdays" in as many conversations possible

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Doc Lightning
Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
Member Since: 28th May 2001
Total posts: 13920
Posted:I think most of us are too anarchist for a federation. tongue

-Mike )'(
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"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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_Clare_
_Clare_

Still wiggling
Location: Belfast
Member Since: 22nd Oct 2002
Total posts: 5967
Posted:But all baton-type twirlers are very welcome... you could show those staffer-types how it's done biggrin

Getting to the other side smile

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baton dancer
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Location: Bulgaria, Sofia
Member Since: 29th Jun 2005
Total posts: 15
Posted:
http://twirling-bulgaria.dir.bg/_wm/files/?df=708
br>take a look at these videos.:) what do you think about them?
to FIREPOISE: i think that baton and poi twirlers have a lot in in common and that twirling poi helps improving baton techniques and baton twirling improves poi skills.
THANKS to ALL for your information:)


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mcp
mcp

Flying Water Muppet
Location: Edin-borrow.
Member Since: 20th May 2003
Total posts: 5276
Posted:Yeah, saw the videos. I liked them. Was unsure of the blue helmet thou. Why was that always there?

I can't comment on the poi ones, cos my monitor is too dark to show up the details.

I would be interested in learning some more stuff about baton twirling thou... I have lots of questions... biggrin hug


"the now legendary" - Kaskade
"the still legendary" - Kaskade

I spunked in my friend's aquarium and the fish ate it. I love all fish. Especially the pink ones. They are my bitches. - Anon.

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baton dancer
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Location: Bulgaria, Sofia
Member Since: 29th Jun 2005
Total posts: 15
Posted:to MCPI always use a helmet when i'm twirling, i twirl very fast and my batons are heavy. Years ago i had a trauma on my had due to an accident and i prefer not to hit it again (it could be fatal). I think that using a helmet doesn't make the skills better or worse:)
Poi videos are not something special, because the videos are just a demo:)
regards


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