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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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Aileen Keeps Getting Better!

I’ve been away for a while and a lot has been going on, it seems, since I last posted. I’m hoping to make this blog and website more active so look out for updates and posts in the next few … Continue reading

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Alain’s Contact and Acro Staff Routine

We’ve featured Alain on this blog before but this one is pretty new. I’m a big fan of Alain’s style and control and have had the pleasure of training with him briefly. I hope to have the chance again in the … Continue reading

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Morgan Goldberg – Contact Staff 2014

Released just two days ago, this video from Morgan Goldberg is as fresh as the spring daffodils. It contains some fluid, silky combinations and sequences as well as some tough technical moves including a couple of tricks I’ve not seen … Continue reading

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Robert James Webber

I was recently reminded of this excellent routine from Robert James Webber. This is one of the most professional staff routines I’m aware of. The only people (to my knowledge) who are in the same league in terms of performance … Continue reading

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Kyle McLean – Garden Domes

This video from Kyle McLean won the 2009 COL competion and blew me away at the time. It features a contact staff macaco/Valdez long before No Sweat was a twinkle in its metaphorical mother’s eye, awesome doubles contact and SoSC, … Continue reading

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Xmas Contact and Acro Staff 2013

As is traditional the Contact Staff Facebook group make videos for Christmas. Here’s my contribution. Hopefully it won’t be the only video I make this year as has been the case before now. The staff in this video is the … Continue reading

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Commonwealth Youth Circus

Glasgow could be the setting for an acrostaff revolution thanks to the talented members of the Commonwealth Youth Circus. Click “continue reading” to find out how this group of young gymnasts, dancers, circus artists and free runners got on with … Continue reading

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Tumblr – Contact Staff Video of the Day

Check this out! I’m contributing to this blog along with MCP, Noel Yee, Aileen and Jeremy Croxton. Get over there and follow us! http://contactstaff.tumblr.com/

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