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_Poiboy_
GOLD Member since Jan 2004

_Poiboy_

bastard child of satan
Location: Raanana, Israel

Total posts: 1113
Posted:This is the same as the staff goals thread, but for poi.
Basically, write down some of your goals for your poi spinning this year.
Anyway, here are mine :

1) Work on my dancing
2) Play with stall combos
3) Get better at contact poi
4) Clean up antispin flower stalls
5) Clean up throws
6) Finish my fire poi routine and my manipulation poi routine.
7) Make more tutorials
8) Do paid workshops, preferably outside Israel.
9) Perform a lot more
10) Go to: Firedrums, CBY, EJC, Bristol JC, Motion festival.


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EpitomeOfNovice
GOLD Member since Sep 2009

EpitomeOfNovice

Putting the "FUN" in fundamental since 1981
Location: Dover, Delaware USA

Total posts: 787
Posted:Originally Posted By: astonGo for it!

hug

I'm going to and will try to get some video of it to upload thankx


~Rock on!~

"As the pattern gets more intricate and subtle, being swept along is no longer enough"-Waking Life

(All you RLers this is epitome_of_lame *waves hello*)

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SpinnerofDetroit
GOLD Member since Oct 2009

SpinnerofDetroit

All High Dude, Ruler of What You Want
Location: Trenton, MI, USA

Total posts: 2280
Posted:Don't worry, it's so easy once you're up there smile You will be nervous, but try to focus on your spinning and not the crowd. Once you're used to the crowd, than it's much easier to make eye contact smile

The only luck is bad luck.

Shut up before I stall my poi up your ass grin

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anelaen


anelaen

in the sky
Location: boulder, co

Total posts: 30
Posted:Originally Posted By: EpitomeOfNoviceOriginally Posted By: brenonfire413 The thought of spinning poi where I didn't have to worry about hitting furniture, lights, or dogs almost seemed like a novelty. Not to mention getting to stretch the arms and swing those poi way up high! smile

QFT!!!!!! yes

It makes my cats mad sometimes when I spin inside and my apartment has low ceilings so I'm pretty syked about the warm wave coming. Most moves that need work for me right now involve my arms being extended (especially flowers) plus practicing contact staff indoors poses more issues than my poi practice! ooooops

Fresh air and getting more of a workout from it are important to me too, so practicing outside is crucial!

my roommate just moved out, so i was able to rearrange all of the furniture. I barely have room to do extensions/flowers/etc, but the limited space is really helping me work on my planes.

I had a huge list of technical things I wanted to work on, most have been conquered. Here's the rest:

1) work on transitions instead of a regimented x number of the same move
2) meet spinners
3) learn fire
4) waistwraps
5) clean up crossers and variations
6) weigh + make new heavier poi heads (have 4 sets of sock poi about 100g, various lengths)
7) improve tricks where hands are doing different things (ie. right hand 3 petal antispin, left hand pendulum... getting good at this one)
8) edit some of my video footage and upload it smile


"you have to imagine the impossible is merely preposterous"

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Smurf24029
GOLD Member since Sep 2009

Smurf24029

Poi Master Smurf
Location: Tacoma, Washington, USA

Total posts: 343
Posted:Basically be able to intertwine technical moves into free dance without any problems. Also prefect my grace

Fly High
Spin Hard
Don't Stop

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Sister Eleven
GOLD Member since Aug 2009

Sister Eleven

owner of the group property
Location: Seattle, WA, USA

Total posts: 1277
Posted:Originally Posted By: Smurf24029Basically be able to intertwine technical moves into free dance without any problems.

Yeah, I'm really struggling with this with unit circle hybrids and more complicated CAPs. I mean, I can't dance anyway, but these make it more obvious...


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Midkiff
BRONZE Member since Nov 2009

shadow stranger
Location: Carmi, Illinois, USA

Total posts: 462
Posted:1)Actually learn behind the back weaves
2)perfect said weaves
3)learn more variations of flowers
4)put isolations to use
5)learn some hybrids
6)learn mind meltdown fountain
7)learn mind meltdown transition to flowers
8)work on footwork and dancing as well as flow (can always use more work though)


"Is God willing to prevent evil, but not able? Then he is not omnipotent. Is he able, but not willing? Then he is malevolent. Is he both able, and willing? Then whence cometh evil? Is he neither able nor willing? Then why call him God?" - Epicurus

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_Poiboy_
GOLD Member since Jan 2004

_Poiboy_

bastard child of satan
Location: Raanana, Israel

Total posts: 1113
Posted:1) Work on my dancing - Getting better, I'm starting to take lessons soon.
2) Play with stall combos - Still not enough, but KFF did help with that.
3) Get better at contact poi - Done, I need to clean up a lot of things though.
4) Clean up antispin flower stalls - Done.
5) Clean up throws - Done, with lots and lots of new throws over the year.
6) Finish my fire poi routine and my manipulation poi routine. - Both are done. I need a new fire routine and a new manipulation routine for 2011.
7) Make more tutorials - Done. I will be making more soon.
8) Do paid workshops, preferably outside Israel. - Done, still doing, and will do more.
9) Perform a lot more - Done, and will do more smile
10) Go to: Firedrums, CBY, EJC, Bristol JC, Motion festival. - Done, out of this list I only missed FD and Bristol, but I got to go to KFF, Altergrawitacja, Fusion, and Somuna instead.


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mazda


stranger


Total posts: 2
Posted:New data suggest a offline too.

The track that is not a member of.
is gambling with gclub is only a few games.

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