Highlights of the Week at Airborne Circus – 17 June 2016

This week at Airborne Circus

In our 5-7s classes…

  • A performed perfect forward rolls.
  • spun a plate and threw is from his finger to the stick.

In our 8-12s classes…

  • performed “glider” on the trapeze.
  • Acrobats learned how to build a human pyramid.Human Pyramid

In our teenagers class…

  • F & G completed rehearsing for the East Finchley Festival this Sunday (come down and see them perform!)
  • Everyone (including Sam & Adam) completed a Tabata workout – with only burpees!

As always, loads more happened and lots of other circus skills were practiced by other students.

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Highlights of the Week at Airborne Circus – 10 June 2016

This week at Airborne Circus

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From Learning to Fly by Sam Keen

In our 5-7s classes…

  • M overcame his fear of hanging from his knees on the trapeze.

In our 8-12s classes…

  • Jugglers learned how to juggle under the leg.
  • Acrobats learned how to dive roll.
  • J crosses the tightwire independently!

In our teenagers class…

  • conquered her fear of forward roll to sit on the trapeze!
  • E & F attended even though they had exams!
  • And we also had a interesting discussion about Brexit!

As always, loads more happened and lots of other circus skills were practiced by other students.

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Highlights of the Week at Airborne Circus – 27 May 2016

This week at Airborne Circus

In our 5-7s classes…

  • Everyone learned how to spin a plate like a pro.
  • H started practicing a 2-ball shower on the tightwire (unsupported) and successfully managed three rounds (off-camera!).

In our 8-12s classes…

  • Aerialists learned how to do Angel (or Mermaid under the bar) and Half Angel.
  • Acrobats learned how to stand on each others thighs and build a human tower.
  • S managed to balance on the tightwire for over 10 seconds independently!

In our teenagers class…

  • L started to learn hat juggling!

Loads more happened and lots of other circus skills were practiced by other students.

Next week is half term so our next update on the week’s accomplishments will be in two weeks.

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Highlights of the Week at Airborne Circus – 20 May 2016

This week at Airborne Circus

The 5-7s…

  • We had a student, T, who started balancing on the rola bola – and did it independently!
  • One of the older students, H, made it 3/4 of the way along the tightwire totally unsupported for the first time!
  • And everyone practiced hanging from their knees on the trapeze.

The 8-12s…

  • We gave our students some coordination exercises to try. They did really well with it so next time it’ll be even more complicated! (Some of them were feeling shy and are out of shot below.)
  • H arrived with some brand new (and very brightly coloured) juggling balls and then successfully performed 60 catches! New target: 100 catches.
  • worked hard on his handsprings, while S and learned new ways of climbing a rope.

The teenagers…

  • We had one new student try out the class… who could already juggle 3 balls and spin a diabolo!
  • E started learning how to pass 7 balls.
  • C worked on walking backwards on the tightwire.

We…

  • Bought some new equipment! We can’t tell you what it is though – sorry!

Loads more happened and lots of other students worked diligently on other circus skills. Check in next week for more Airborne Circus highlights!

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