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quetzalboy
BRONZE Member since Sep 2007

quetzalboy

newbie
Location: Edinburgh

Total posts: 7
Posted:Well hello there folks! I'm brand spankin new to this poi malarkey, got meself a set of the cute furry beginner ones but not had a chance to spin them yet!! I'm headin to london for a week this tuesday and wonderin...

A) Where do people spin in London?

B) Will i look a total numpty going not knowing ANYTHING?!?

C) Anyone fancy showing me the ropes when i get there?

Anyways, that's enough from me!! Cheers folks!!!


Drink triple, see double, act single...

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Rellizate
GOLD Member since Feb 2007

Rellizate

old hand
Location: Cambridge, UK

Total posts: 719
Posted:A) Not sure, but do a search. There's bound to be somewhere.
B) Nah begginers show up all the time. Everyone started once.
C) Errm the ropes are usually located between the handels and the weight/fire head...


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keyarghah
PLATINUM Member since Jun 2007

keyarghah

Woodford is Goodford..!
Location: Sydney at heart.

Total posts: 241
Posted:sweeeet if you hear word on the london twirling scene... im heading there for new years, and ill be passing back through again at the end of february (either end of a month in africa)
i met an english dude who was basically the only other (decent) contact juggler at 2UberOz in bris. but i lost his card. and forget his name.
but he said "if youre ever in london..." so help?


'FREE HUGGIES!!'

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Live_in_a_spin
SILVER Member since Oct 2005

Live_in_a_spin

Dude where's my Poi?
Location: neather here nor there

Total posts: 383
Posted:Im hedding down to London next week my self and was about to ask the same question.
if you want to meet up for a spin get in touch.
Also i think theres a spin meet on tuesdays someplace anyone have any info.


Live life in a spin!!!
but if you fall don't come crying to me!!!

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sureau


sureau

enthusiast
Location: Oz girl in Eng-land

Total posts: 224
Posted:keyarghah, the english dude you are thinking of is Chris, my lovely contact-juggly boyfriend. Pm or email me for his contact if you want. We'll both be in London from mid-January onwards.... Oh and if you'll be at woodford we'll be there too... Chris will be Mr Om's assistant in Circadia. I just checked out your profile to put face to (user)name and yeah I recognize you from CommonGround!
~ Jen


"Be the Bunny"

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newgabe
SILVER Member since Mar 2005

newgabe

what goes around comes around. unless you're into stalls.
Location: Bali

Total posts: 4030
Posted:Spitz
used to be the main meet. Now?


.....Can't juggle balls but I sure as hell can juggle details....

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pricklyleaf
SILVER Member since Mar 2005

pricklyleaf

with added berries
Location: Manchester

Total posts: 1365
Posted:I love how its someone who lives in Australia who gives the link to the spinning meet in London! ubblol

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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