Author Archives: Chazz Parham

Tricking – Matt Emig

Ok, so this isn’t contact staff but indulge new recent tricking obsession. I think the future of contact staff is in body movement and I’m currently spending a lot of time trying to learn tricking and incorporate it in to … Continue reading

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Fei Cha – Partner and Doubles and Triples

One of the best fei cha videos I’ve seen. Some leg tricks I’ve not seen elsewhere plus some amazing partner and double fei cha work. The one triple fei cha trick is impressive, sure, but the dude looks like a … Continue reading

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Lewie West *Swoon*

Lewie West’s moves make me go weak at the knees. He’s the most consummate movement artist I know of. You can see so many influences in his work; tumbling, tricking, breakdance, contemporary dance and more. How he mixes these influences … Continue reading

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Turtle’s Gone Fishing Again

This video came out earlier in the summer and knocked my socks off. There’s loads of interesting and super-smooth fishtail patterns and variations in here. I was fortunate enough to meet Simon (Turtle) at the EJC and again at Play … Continue reading

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Tutorials and Acrostaff Shop!

It may have seemed quiet around here but I’ve been busy! Check out the new menus above for links to staff spinning, contact staff and acrostaff tutorials. Above is an example of an acrostaff tutorial. You can also now buy … Continue reading

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Teddy’s Acrostaff Log Continues…

Another well edited video from Teddy. He’s developing some nice techniques here and has an interesting variation on a vault kick. Keep your eyes on this space for exciting acrostaff announcements soon…

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Johnnyjuan Guardiola

Another staff medley that needs more views! Go and give Johnnyjuan some love! This short-ish video contains contact staff, dragon staff and some techy doubles spinning.

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Yes, I Staff

Oh, jeez. It’s been ages again. Sorry. Exciting things are afoot though; tutorials have been filmed and are being edited. Acrostaffs are being made and will soon be for sale. In the meantime, here’s a video that deserves more views. A … Continue reading

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Jeremy Croxton: Home

It’s great to see some more high quality contact staff routines appearing. Showcasing contact staff on stage with both a high level of skill but also as a performance with expression, dance or narrative helps to make it an art … Continue reading

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Teddy – Acrostaff and Contact Staff

Warning – the sound track to this video contains some naughty words! I had the pleasure of hanging out with Teddy quite a lot last summer and it’s great to see him making more staff videos. This one contains some … Continue reading

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