Community Forums, Events and Websites to Stoke Your Inner Flow.
For inspiration, community forums and camaraderie, check out:
Try searching locally too! If there are no flow groups in your local community, definitely consider cultivating one!
Fire Safety & Insurance:
Before you burn, please make sure you are prepared and confident. For more information on fire safety, Home of Poi Fire Safety Guidelines
includes an extensive explanation of fuels, safety procedures and basic first aid for burns. Synergy also has a fire dancing resource page, which can be found here
If you are spinning fire in public spaces, YOU are responsible for any and all damage to property and injury to yourself and others. Be responsible when spinning fire! The North American Fire Arts Association
has resources for fire artists including safety, insurance and guidelines for obtaining fire permits.
Hoop Convergence is a yearly hoop dancers' conference held in May outside Carrboro, North Carolina.
Hoop Camp is a yearly hoop retreat held in late September in the Santa Cruz mountains.
WildFire is a biannual gathering (June and September) dedicated to everything fire in Connecticuit.
Firedrums is an annual gathering held in May dedicated to everything fire in Santa Cruz, CA.
In-Depth - is an advanced hoopdance intensive in Hawai'i with Shakti Sunfire and guests.
Wanderlust Festivals - are a fusion of yoga, acroyoga, slackline, hooping, performance and music in various locations around the world. A great beginner hoop dance experience!
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