Poi Tutorials

THE LOOOOP ONLINE TUTORIALS

The following tutorials sum up the partner poi basics. For example, they give you a sound basis for wide variety of tricks and sequences and on the other hand are handbook of partner poi terms.

One tutorial follows on from the next, so we therefore recommend that you start with the basic moves and then work through each tutorial step by step. Have fun!

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O BASICS

The basic partner poi moves

O TRANSITIONS

Combining basic moves

O POSITIONS

Positioning vis-à-vis your partner

O MODES

Two ways of moving your arms and shoulders

O SEQUENCES

Different changes of position and sequences

O MULTIPLE PARTNER POI

Sequences involving more than two players

POSITIONS

With partner poi we differentiate between two different positions. These vary depending on which hands are linked with one another.

RIGHT HAND to RIGHT HAND
(DIAGONAL-POSITION)

RIGHT HAND to LEFT HAND
(FRONTAL-POSITION)

The four beat weave is slightly trickier in the frontal position and can be a bit of a challenge for the wrists.