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[Nx?]
BRONZE Member since Mar 2017

[Nx?]

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both

Total posts: 3749
Posted:yo been thinking about this, specific moves have specific thwacks, for example:

Forward 5 beat = Nad Thwack
Reverse 5 beat = Nose Thwack
Reverse btb = Ankle/Eye Thwack
Reverse Butterfly w/w = Back of the Head Thwack
Staff Shotgun = Knee Thwack

any more for any more?

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flid
BRONZE Member since Aug 2002

flid

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Warwickshire

Total posts: 3136
Posted:what on earth are you doing up at this hour?

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Tempest


addict
Location: Sheffield

Total posts: 522
Posted:Nix,

I'm not answering this cos you used that shoddy shotgun term. (Starting to lose faith in a once valuable naming moves thread)

No need, unless of course you own it


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Charles
BRONZE Member since Jun 2001

Charles

Corporate Circus Arts Entertainer
Location: Auckland

Total posts: 3989
Posted:and no-one should use a shoddy shotgun, someone is liekly to get hurt (THWACK)

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Psi


boing
Location: Body in Seattle - soul still i...

Total posts: 529
Posted:Reverse fishtails ... forehead Thwack ! Maybe someone should invent a special head guard or helmet for that move ...
Mike


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[Nx?]
BRONZE Member since Mar 2017

[Nx?]

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both

Total posts: 3749
Posted:forward fistails with a 5' staff = Nipple Thwack!

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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay

Total posts: 7330
Posted:full isolated buzzsaw (with long poi that shouldn't go into a buzzsaw really) - chin thwack.

4bt windmill - temple thwack.

tangled buzzsaw with lots of beats inside and coming out in the same position as you went in but on the other side - inside of elbow thwack (a bit specific but i used to have a permanent bruise here from learning this move).

any contact juggling done by me - ankle thwack (not just limited to my own).


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they do porridge."
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Psi


boing
Location: Body in Seattle - soul still i...

Total posts: 529
Posted:Oh, forgot .. horizontal helicopter throw & miss = serious nose Thwack .. think i've got a video of me pulling one of those off some where .. my nose still hurts...

Mike


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[Nx?]
BRONZE Member since Mar 2017

[Nx?]

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both

Total posts: 3749
Posted:Long aerotech poi at glasto on CENSORED = Bystander Thwack

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sunbeam
SILVER Member since Nov 2001

sunbeam

old hand
Location: Madrid

Total posts: 1032
Posted:hehe I like this thread

BTB weave = armpit/tit thwack (depending on length of poi)

waistwrap thingys = lower thigh/side of knee thwack - in the same damn place every time... again.. and again.. and again...


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[Nx?]
BRONZE Member since Mar 2017

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Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both

Total posts: 3749
Posted:thats what im talking about, thoes Thwacks that always happen.

butterfly same shoulder recoil wrap = poi on poi Thwack!

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DsAds


Poi? Never!
Location: London

Total posts: 316
Posted:Contact staff screw-up = Ear Thwack!

Devilstick screw-up = Face Thwack! (normally just either side of the nose) Major eye waterer!

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Dentrassi
GOLD Member since Apr 2003

Dentrassi

ZORT!
Location: Brisbane

Total posts: 3044
Posted:one handed corkscrew = innocent bystander thwack (as it slips off my thumb....)

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Psi


boing
Location: Body in Seattle - soul still i...

Total posts: 529
Posted:And of course not be forgoten the fatal fragile-item-Thwack when spinning <any move> indoors ... (see Light Bulb Thread )
Mike


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_VT_
SILVER Member since Jul 2003

Your Face!
Location: el paso, tx

Total posts: 1173
Posted:the staff btb at the wrong angle= between shoulder blades or back of neck Thwack.
Done both fairly often in my forgetfulness of the world around me!


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square


member
Location: gloucester UK

Total posts: 35
Posted:btb 3 beat weave - right mid calf thwack with both poi

you're a naughty potato!

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Cantus
SILVER Member since Jul 2001

Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road

Total posts: 15965
Posted:My inner cynic tells me that this is a thinly guised worst injuries thread. But everyone know's that Mr Nix? lacks the cunning and/or guile for a stunt like that. So, in the spirit of things:
*Don't recall what move it was but that split ring thing on the end of my electroglo poi - nipple ring removing thwack.

Is there a twang table too?


"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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DeepSoulSheep
GOLD Member since Sep 2002

DeepSoulSheep

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Berlin

Total posts: 2617
Posted:Beamer twack. Can happen anywhere at any time. This a bit more or a dull thud I spose.

I live in a world of infinite possibilities.

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UCOF
SILVER Member since Apr 2002

UCOF

Carpal \'Tunnel


Total posts: 15414
Posted:crazy made up side plane behind the back silliness
=
bridge of nose thwack resulting in nosebleed and a very dirty umbro vest.


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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay

Total posts: 7330
Posted:quote:Originally posted by C@ntus:
My inner cynic tells me that this is a thinly guised worst injuries thread.
*Don't recall what move it was but that split ring thing on the end of my electroglo poi - nipple ring removing thwack.someone always has to turn it into a competition don't they...

but since it is, c@ntus wins by miles

please tell me this has only happened once. ever. to anyone...


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i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
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Tempest


addict
Location: Sheffield

Total posts: 522
Posted:Caught my nipple piercing with a staff once and it is not fun at all. didnt pull it out, just blead and was inflamed for about a month.

Staff in a small room while learning - guitar headstock thwack/snap

Both not recent but very memorable


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Psyri
SILVER Member since Apr 2003

Psyri

artisan
Location: Berkshire, UK

Total posts: 1576
Posted:how about a good ol gob thwack when I was learning how to reverse weave?

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UCOF
SILVER Member since Apr 2002

UCOF

Carpal \'Tunnel


Total posts: 15414
Posted:me spinning my poi stupidly fast
=
me hitting my nads very fast, or nose, or arms, or legs, dont forget the mouth.


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Cantus
SILVER Member since Jul 2001

Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road

Total posts: 15965
Posted:Just noticed your member status Jon. Very apt.

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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UCOF
SILVER Member since Apr 2002

UCOF

Carpal \'Tunnel


Total posts: 15414
Posted:Thank you very much.

no one else has commented on it though.


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Kaji


Kaji

Quantum Theorist
Location: Vansterdam

Total posts: 564
Posted:Staff Butterfly = Arse Thwack
Staff Figure 8 = Outside of lower leg Thwack
Sunset (Catch behind back) = Top of Head Thwack
Contact body roll = Side Thwack
Juggling staves between two people = Nipple Thwack


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[Nx?]
BRONZE Member since Mar 2017

[Nx?]

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Europe,Scotland,Both

Total posts: 3749
Posted:Jon: why add to comment on perfection?

Froggle: you are much to cynical and a self professed skimmer of threads:

quote: thats what im talking about, thoes Thwacks that always happen. dis not just more machismo

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Gidg
BRONZE Member since Apr 2003

Gidg

Super Gidg!!!!
Location: Portland Oregon USA

Total posts: 8506
Posted:One handed butterfly switching in front to the back, over your head = Back of the head Thwack

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Rick aka Loki
BRONZE Member since Dec 2000

Rick aka Loki

member
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Total posts: 134
Posted:crossover tangle = double nad thwack.

I've only ever barfed once after being hit in the extraordinary gentlemen, and crossover, in my first month of poi, was why.

Oddly enough, I felt better.

(shrug)


-Rick aka Loki
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MiG
GOLD Member since Apr 2004

MiG

Self-Flagellation Expert
Location: Bogged at CG

Total posts: 3415
Posted:Mine was a 'have no idea what the hell i was doing', which resulted in less of a thwack, but more of a 'wipe the left side of my face with a flaming 4" wick' I now have uneven eyelashes/eyebrows :S Makes blinking feel really weird

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