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Firefly777
BRONZE Member since Dec 2011

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Posted:Can someone please share with me is it possible to transition to the windmill when spinning a butterfly or 3 beat weave?

Would you just reverse 3 beat weave or split time into it?
I only seem to get to the windmill when I do the 3 beat weave into a reverse. Looks like a dodgy half fountain lol!


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pyroPLUR


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Posted:I bring butterfly fairly high up at face level then its easy to put one hand back behind my head to get into a fountain, do an extra beat with one arm so youre split time and just slip into it. I hope this was helpful tongue2

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aston
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Posted:With the transition from butterfly, you will need to change the direction of one of the poi.

From either weave is easily doable, but reverse feels most natural.


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Posted:thanks to info

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thirteen
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Posted:my favorite windmill transition is the one Nick does right at the beginning of this video from split-time hip reels using a bit of body tracing:





so. awesome. I learned body tracing solely for this reason.


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Rada
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Posted:Originally Posted By: thirteenmy favorite windmill transition is the one Nick does right at the beginning of this video from split-time hip reels using a bit of body tracing:





so. awesome. I learned body tracing solely for this reason.

Cool dude. Thanks for the link.


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