Posted:
Hey, i've been spinning poi for a few months now, but it seems i've hit a dead stop on what to learn next. Any ideas?

Here's a short list of what i've got so far:

faceplane fwd flower,
faceplane bkwd flower,
faceplane anitispin flower,
isolated flower,
isolated buzzsaw,
isolated buzzsaw flower,
360 h-buzzsaw,
360 antispin h-buzzsaw,
Vertical stalls,
box stalls,
square stalls,
backcross throw,
backcross throw behind the back catch,
whip behind the back catch,
buzzsaw,
antispin flower,
butterfly flower,
foward flower,
reverse flower,
antspin buzzsaw flower,
foward buzzsaw flower,
backwards buzzsaw flower,
butterfly buzzsaw flower,
2bt butterweave,
3bt butterweave,
5bt behind the back,
whip catch,
weave throw,
weave under the leg throw,
airwrap whip catch,
1 handed butterfly,
1 handed split time butterfly,
windups,
air wraps,
hyper loops,
orbitals,
buzzsaw fountain,
360 3bt weave,
180 3bt weave,
360 butterweave,
180 butterweave,
spiral wrap,s
bent spiral wraps,
3 beat weave fwd & rev,
5 beat weave fwd,
3 beat weave behind the back,
butterfly up & down,
splittime butterfly,
behind the head butterfly,
mexhican wave,
windmill,
barrel rolls.

UCOFSILVER Member
..lonely.
15,416 posts
Location: South Wales


Posted:
Learn everything forwards, then learn it all backwards.
Then learn everything forwards anti spin, then learn it all backwards anti spin too.

Then pick one arm to do one thing, whilst the other does a totally different move.

Then do everything in a different place (if you learnt in front of you, try behind the head).

Then make a cup of tea and bring it to me.
With some biscuits.

Posted:
Haha ok. Well, I can do all of them fowards & backwards, and some antispin, but i'll work on it.

And i'm getting that tea now. Is 1st class delivery ok?

UCOFSILVER Member
..lonely.
15,416 posts
Location: South Wales


Posted:
Yes.
Best to put it in a thermos just to make sure its hot though wink

Posted:
Ahh damn. I just poured it straight into one of those letters with bubble wrap on the inside. Hope that's ok. You can always microwave it... biggrin

UCOFSILVER Member
..lonely.
15,416 posts
Location: South Wales


Posted:
It should be ok, did you put the biscuits in too? biggrin

Posted:
Yap. Shortbread. All good?

Ucofs_phonenewbie
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Location: Next to Ucof's willy.


Posted:
wonderful i cant wait. I shall be sittng under the letter box all day tomorrow!

I need my HoP fix goddamnit, Im probably on a bus or train.


AlienJonGOLD Member
enthusiast
290 posts
Location: Everywhere, USA


Posted:
Go through Rev's Manifesto over and over:
https://www.spherculism.net/phorum/index.php?read,11,16439,16439

Then, see the poi matrix code, stop thinking in terms of moves, and start hacking the code!

Oh, yeah and Cat Eyes, and Unit Circle Hybrids. ubbloco

-Alien Jon

+Alien Jon


bluecatgeek, level 1
5,300 posts
Location: everywhere


Posted:
ubblol

or just play for a bit, go to meet some really good spinners, and see what happens next...

Holistic Spinner (I hope)


AlienJonGOLD Member
enthusiast
290 posts
Location: Everywhere, USA


Posted:
What's that I hear?... The voice of reason!?

You should probably listen to Rob. wink

+Alien Jon


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