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Building with Blox: A DUtch ACro Weekend Workshop

  • The Dharmalab Community Center 1814 Pandora Street Vancouver, BC, V5L 1M5 Canada (map)

Take you Acro up a Notch!
Trios, handstands, lots of pops.
Standing work to make you smile.
Let's train some Acro, Holland-Style!

LOCATION: Dharmalab Community Center
1814 Pandora St. Vancouver


Saturday 5th
~Analysis of the Acrobatic Handstand
The handstand is the backbone of a strong acrobatics practice. An art in itself, it also conditions both the base and the flyer to be more successful in partner acrobatics.The role of each significant body part will be identified, from fingers to toes, constructing the ideal acrobatics handstand. Expect to handstand all over each other!

~Dutch AcroPlay Pt. 1
An in-depth exploration of several classic dutch tricks and series, including mounts and dismounts, isolated tricks, and transitions between them.

Sunday 6th
~Dutch AcroPlay Pt.2
We will have some major fun with high dynamic standing work, focusing on trios and flyer swinging.

~Hand to Hand
The coveted Handstand in Hands.From Supine (l-basing) to standing.Will work a variety of helpful calibrations and progressions in the direction of stable standing hand to hand.We will visit many helpful stops along the way to explain the finer details of hand grip,shoulder position,entry and exit techniques.Depending on skill level,We may explore less common entrances to H2H.

$175 Weekend (10 hrs)
$50/Session (2.5hrs)

*Early Bird* by November 26th
$155 Weekend

*Acro Teacher Discount*
$145 Weekend

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Ellio Blox has nourished a lifelong fascination for peering over edges and discovering footholds in the unlikeliest of places. A full time world-traveling teacher, his acrobatic passion peaks when he is in front of students. Since 2012, he has performed partner acrobatics across North America with his performing arts and production company, Acrodisiac. With many years of acrobatic study and teaching, a lifetime of monkeying around, and a teaching certification from Partner Acrobatics, he has a wealth of experience to inform his teaching. Having taught disciplines from language to music to movement, Blox is passionate about pedagogy and is a powerful resource for acrobatic advancement and personal growth.

Earlier Event: November 20
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Later Event: December 19
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