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Ashlee and Chango Tech Up Dallas Workshop Series

1:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Ashlee Galliford 1:30pm-2:30pm
WTF is Contact Poi (Intermediate Poi)
We will cover the fundamentals of contact poi. We will start by
going over simple head/handle switches and different body
points(neck, arm, knee) that can be traced with tether/head and
used as pinch points. We will discuss a variety of rolls, such as
inner/outer forearm rolls and body rolls, as well as different
entries and exits. Students will also learn how to create unique
contact patterns and sequences, allowing them to utilize these
rolls/movements in their practice.
Pre-req: basic understanding of planes and familiarity with the

Ashlee Galliford 3:30pm-4:30pm
Next Level Contact Poi (Intermediate Poi)
Running in sequence to “WTF is Contact Poi,” this class will
focus on facets of contact poi that are outside of the
traditional style. We will explore different concepts such
as pinches, cradle placements, slide tosses, swaps and body
space. Where the first class introduced these movements, here
we will ultimately focus on creative sequence building using
these sneaky concepts. We will take an in depth look at slide
tosses and how this concept can be applied to weaves and vtg patterns
Pre-req: no beat tosses and basic tosses preferred but not

Chango Sun Wukong 1:30pm-2:30pm
Fishtail Tech (intermediate Dbl Staff / Contact Staff)
Introducing some new single staff concepts and drills with the intention of applying to double staff fishtails. Will be going over propellers, CAPS, antispin vs extension, 3d fishtail patterns, and isolations

Chango Sun Wukong 3:30pm-4:30pm
Juss Keep Fishin… (Advanced Dbl Staff)
Advanced workshop going over stalls and pressure locks on floor and wall plane, flower hybrids, and quarter time grid tracing in double fishtail.

25$ Single Workshop
40$ Two Workshops