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Ronopotamus
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Posted:bounce Clonakilty juggling Convention is back again this year! bounce
26th-28th September

I'm already excited! we've had confirmations that Ed "LTC" Adams (Poppingliquidcontactypoimanipulatorfantastico) and Pich (frenchisolationyantispunobjectmanipulator extraordinaire) will be joining us to perform and teach this year! ubbrollsmile

Set in south west Ireland the small town of Clonakilty this year is looking to be extra fantastic.
-Late night practice hall ubbrollsmile
-Workshops ubbidea
-Fire show weavesmiley devil weavesmiley
-Renegade ubbloco beerchug ubbloco
-Gala wow
-Games juggle
-Good food ubblove
-Camping hehe


Tickets are expected to be around 20

Closest airport and ferry port is Cork but also accessible from Dublin and Shannon. Book your tickets now while they're nice and cheap!

Looking forward to seeing ye all there

welcome

Ronan

check back this space for more info

www.clonakiltyconvention.com (to be updated shortly)


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Ronopotamus
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Posted:Just got great news that Marijke (clubcontactbalancemanipulation madness) from Belgium will be joining us too!!!

Its gonna be quality

ubbrollsmile


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Posted:OMG Marijke.

I have to perform on the same stage as her!? eek And PICH!?

OMG OMG.

YAY! bounce


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Posted:Hey Ronan



Had this one booked in my calendar since I saw it on internet screens smile



Can you tell us where to find these cheap tickets of which you speak. Ferries would be preferable and I'll probably be somewhere around Bristol... not that that's on a ferry route to Cork but anyway...



See you soon buddy smile



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Ronopotamus
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Posted:Lovely stuff smile
You gonna teach a floats workshop? wink

see you soon

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animatEd
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Posted:Eeep...

Sorry, I've been a bit rubbish and not booked flights to cork yet.

I'll get round to it soon, I promise.

Trouble is, I don't know whether to fly from Bristol or gatwick. I'll be moving soon, you see.


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_Clare_
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Posted:Hey lads,

Just a wee bit of help... Have a look at the individual flight websites for prices...

Aer Arann flys from Bristol, Belfast City and Cardiff to Cork.

Ryanair fly from Stanstead, East Midlands, Liverpool and Glasgow to Cork.

BMIbaby and Aer Lingus fly from Birmingham and Manchester to Cork.

Jet2.com flies from Newcastle

Air Southwest flies from Newquay.

Ferry prices...

Compare prices on directferries.ie, Stenaline.co.uk and irishferries.com

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animatEd
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Posted:oooh, looks like Bristol or Stansted for me, then...

Thanks, Clare. hug


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_Clare_
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Posted:No worries chick... and I hope you're doing ok hug

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_G_
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Posted:Thanks for the info Clare smile

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Durbs
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Posted:Hmmmm - intriguing....

Might look at Friday evening flights, haven't got any holiday left, but hmmmm- i'm feeling mighty deprived of conventions AND irish charms.


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_Clare_
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Posted:You should come smile Maybe even drive (while smuggling fuel biggrin )

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Posted:I'd love to drive, but as I don't have any holiday left, i just don't think I'd have the time to drive there after work on Friday coming back Sunday evening...

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_Clare_
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Posted:Ah... drat...

Well, come anyway... I'm sure the airline wouldn't notice the fuel wink

xx


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Posted:Technically it's a "combustible" liquid, not flammable, so in theory could take it on the plane...

Somehow i doubt it would be that easy though wink


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LazyAngel
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Posted:Am looking at getting to this one with Jelena: Just need to check my course details in september before confirming

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Posted:I'm also pretty tempted by this biggrin

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Posted:You should come smile

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splinterific
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Posted:any updates on ticket availablity yet? i shall be heading down on the friday morning and home on the monday... anything happening on the sunday night? biggrin

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Posted:Hey, I'm heading down for clon but have to make it back up to dublin for 1 o'clock on sun (my grans birthday) the bus/ train could get me back from cork but can't seem to get from clon to cork that early on sunday. Any idea if a taxi would be ludicrously expensive/ take twelve years to get there?

Clare xx


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Ronopotamus
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Posted:So here's an update to the performers and workshop givers list:
Sebastian and Danni, great club jugglers from Berlin, that anyone who's spent some time in Katakombenland will know.
Just recieved word that Priam Perret will be joining us too smile an amazing French Diaboloist....

mmmmm looking fancy


ubbrollsmile



ps Clare, it looks like the earliest sunday bus won't get you to Dublin for 1, but an early hitching session might do it... anyway get yer arse down here!:)


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Posted:so eh...do u think the fire will happen this year?or do u think we'l jst session into the night like last time hehe tongue2

not that i have a problem with option number 2 tongue2

ubbrollsmile


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Ronopotamus
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Posted:So looks like Ed's not going to make it this year...sniff sniff, afraid he had to cancel.

The fire show has still not been confirmed, I'm trying to get the go ahead from the town council so I hope it works. *fingers crossed*

Ticket availability is going to be very available... and at the moment it looks like things will finish up sunday, but there may be a good few stragglers to visit the pub with...

We are currently looking for a few volunteers that could help us out over the weekend. We need:
- sound and light technician for the shows
- a show corodinator and stage manager
- a driver to go on random missions from time to time
- artists to decorate the place

Let me know if you can give us a hand with any of this smile

ps rumours of a french fire spinny invasion.... grin


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Ronopotamus
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Posted:Some fantastic news!

Eimhin has managed to convince Aragorn Boulonger aka Bishop , to join us! bounce2 One of my favourite dancers on the planet, anyone who doesn't know him check this guy out!!!








He's talking about running some epic workshops and to perform..... loooooovely stuff

ubbrollsmile


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Posted:Tell eimhin to convince the guy to come to Bristol too! I want to meet him! Huge influence of mine.

Empty your mind. Be formless, Shapeless, like Water.
Put Water into a cup, it becomes the cup, put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, put water into a teapot, it becomes the teapot.
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Ronopotamus
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Posted:smile

Anyone interested in Parkour? Been talking to a friend of mine and looks like himself and a few friends are up for coming down and teaching some workshops if anyones up for it....

....one step close to expanding the convention into a body arts, movement and manipulation festival.... grin


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Posted:Damn dude.

It better be this good next year... wink Don't peak early on me now...


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Put Water into a cup, it becomes the cup, put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, put water into a teapot, it becomes the teapot.
Water can flow, or it can Crash.
Be Water My Friend.

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Ronopotamus
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Posted:Week and a half to go, time to run to Hungary and then last minute organisation mode....does anyone know of a good hall by the way? wink

Just heard Cyrille's gonna make it over... grin crazy grin (on the off chance you don't know him -

)

still time for last minute flight booking ed wink


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Posted:Hello. Considering coming over if I can. Can anyone tell me about camping / hostels / cost. Couldn't find hostels or anything when I did searches.

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Posted:Last minute change. The 4th Clonakilty Juggling Convention is being moved to Thailand due to Ronans last minute ticket to Thailand. See you all here tongue2

Please email all your details to Ronan, including passport numbers so he can buy flight tickets to you all, hes a real sugardaddy wink

//Thomas


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Posted:damn: too much work to do and definitely not enough money frown this will have to be added to my list of things to do next year

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