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Richard

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #20 on: September 04, 2009, 09:21:24 am »
I know you're somewhere near Melb, so where do buy stuff from? I don't like postage from overseas-it ends up being more expensive than juggleart

I buy from www.firetoys.co.uk - it normally ends up being cheaper than juggleart INCLUDING postage.

Toddyupa

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #21 on: September 09, 2009, 09:18:13 am »
7 days! Richard, are you doing collabs the same style as last year with the names?
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Richard

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #22 on: September 09, 2009, 10:18:53 pm »
Probably - altho I think I'll bring everyone's name up each time they're on so it's easier to follow who's who - sorta like the diabolo.ca 2008 collab

Toddyupa

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #23 on: September 10, 2009, 07:01:32 am »
woops! 8 days today, dont know where 7 came from

genius richard.
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William

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #24 on: September 10, 2009, 04:07:29 pm »
7 days until MJC.
6 days until I leave.
I'm excited, my new routine is unseen!
William - YouTube! "NO! If they're blue, you should not touch your nuts." - Aaro

Richard

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #25 on: September 10, 2009, 10:53:32 pm »
7 days until MJC.
6 days until I leave.
I'm excited, my new routine is unseen!

Looking forward to the routine Wil.

Do you have a video camera now?  Bring it along if you can - I reckon we should film as much as possible.  I really wanna get some passing 5 high on film :)


Toddyupa

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #26 on: September 11, 2009, 09:14:21 pm »
Do you have a video camera now?  Bring it along if you can - I reckon we should film as much as possible.  I really wanna get some passing 5 high on film :)
I would love to see it on film too.
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Bizzat1

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #27 on: September 12, 2009, 05:10:09 am »
I really wanna get some passing 5 high on film :)

You guys should go for a nice run of 6, I can see it happening.

Toddyupa

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #28 on: September 16, 2009, 06:58:31 am »
2 days! coming to both Will's and Richards workshops.
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Richard

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #29 on: September 16, 2009, 10:20:28 pm »
You guys should go for a nice run of 6, I can see it happening.

Ha ha - dunno if my 3 high's strong enough yet but we'll give it a crack. Seeya there?

Toddyupa

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #30 on: September 17, 2009, 07:24:48 am »
Tomorrow! I'll be there real early
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Toddyupa

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #31 on: September 18, 2009, 12:18:32 pm »
What a day! I got a lot less filming than I planned...
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William

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #32 on: September 24, 2009, 11:20:41 am »
T'was amazing. Time to do the old HLGCBST

High
My performance. It went super well and the response was awesome. Matt Daniels the talent scout from NICA and Cirque du Soleil australia giving me a super positive chat to and he is taking a copy of my stuff to the meeting in Montreal - possible Montreal Circus School future! Wooo!

Low
Not being able to get into the afterparty due to being underage. :(

Goal
Put on an awesome show. TICKED like a motherbitch

Crush
BEN! You're getting super good man, I wish I lived in Melbourne so we could catch up and jam all the time. you have awesome ideas, and we have the same diabs/sticks/string/style.

Bane
There are only two conventions per year in Australia, Sydney and Melbourne. I DEMAND MOAR!

Surprise
Hamish! aka Toddyupa! This guy like 4ft tall and packed full of awesome. He's like the 7 year old Anthony Gatto of diabolo. Oh and my workshop went surprisingly awesome

Thanks
CHRISTIAN PARR. You organised the whole thing, you are the man! I have a huge huge huge amount of respect for you!
William - YouTube! "NO! If they're blue, you should not touch your nuts." - Aaro

Bizzat1

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #33 on: September 24, 2009, 12:27:13 pm »
High- Too many- Great public show, got to attend so many more workshops, 4 days length was perfect. Had some AMAZING Japanese food after the convention.

Low- Realising that my Minigens finishing on right and left wraps in about 4:1 ratio was a pain in the ass for Will's integral workshop.

Goal- Not forgetting to learn anything I wanted to learn, took a notebook for the first time ever, very glad I did

Crush- Besides from the usual Will crush, Ben of course, he's got some wicked skills. (i.e needs to make a video)

Surprise- Ditto of what Will said about Hamish. Also, asking Will to show me a 3-2-1-2-3 and then seeing Ben bust it out super clean before Will landed it was a huge surprise. ( I still never saw you do it Will)

Thanks- Christian for organising it of course, and Matt Hall for showing us some sweet Vertax tricks, and Japanese games.

Toddyupa

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #34 on: September 24, 2009, 09:50:28 pm »
High
Public show, Williams Workshop, Everything was Great!

Low
Only having beaches which didn't allow heaps of learning.

Goal
Too meat lots of new daboloists I hadn't seen and learn like mad ( \, )

Surprise
I simply never knew how many talented diaboloists there were in Australia!

Thanks
Christian for organizing, Matt Hall and William for teaching some stuff.

Oh and I have to say thanks to William and Bizzat!
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Richard

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #35 on: September 24, 2009, 10:01:52 pm »
High- Public Show, jamming with u guys for 4 days and 7.5 hours non stop diabolo on Friday!

Low- None :)

Goal- 2 & 3 High improvement and doing heaps of filming for a wicked collab video - it's gonna take a while! There's some amazing combos on there.
2 diabolo beginners workshops - was a challenge but worth it.

Crush- None - I know u guys have wicked skills and there's no way I can keep up.. ha ha

Surprise- Karl's massive improvement since last year - 3 low from a rocket start and crazy vertax infinite suicide. 
Matt Hall's awesome demeanour and willingness to help EVERYONE  :-D
Will's 1/2 diabolo
Matt Hall's vertax workshop - never knew any of those tricks

Thanks- Christian, Matt Hall and all the jugglers who attended. And Benny for the parkor workshop

William

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #36 on: September 25, 2009, 07:05:03 am »
Are you serious? I got 2-3-2-1-2-3 at least twice. I swear you were right there..
Also forgot to add getting my 45151515151515151 etc solid.
William - YouTube! "NO! If they're blue, you should not touch your nuts." - Aaro

Bizzat1

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #37 on: September 25, 2009, 10:57:23 am »
I know you can do it Will, dont worry, I DID see you run 451515151... for a while if its any consolation

Toddyupa

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #38 on: September 25, 2009, 10:06:30 pm »
What are we talking about with the 2-3-1-2-3? Siteswap? FTS?
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Bizzat1

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Re: MJC: Melbourne Juggling Convention 09
« Reply #39 on: September 26, 2009, 04:52:53 am »
What are we talking about with the 2-3-1-2-3? Siteswap? FTS?

Feed the sun combo, so, a 2 diabolo sun, then a 3 diabolo sun then a 2 diabolo sun etc.

the 451515151... is siteswap