Intermediate Acrobatic Workshop in Cologne with Tom the Acrobat

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If you want to learn or improve your standing acrobatics and hand to hand, then this is the workshop for you!

Basic training to build the foundation, exercises and drills to work on positioning, timing and technique. Next to all of that, you will learn fun and challenging tricks with different variations based on your level. Every day starts with a specific warm up and ends with a cool down.

Content:

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step by step guidance to standing h2h and f2h

different entrances and exits to h2h and f2h (L-base and standing)

learning the technique for lifting and throwing

static and dynamic tricks which DON’T involve h2h and f2h

funny and challenging tricks

individual handstand and specific power training

Prerequisites

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F2H L-Base.

stable standing on the shoulders

Flyers: jumping into a handstand on the floor (you don’t need to hold it); 20 – 30 seconds handstand against the wall

Bases: being able to carry a high bird

If you doubt if the workshop suits you, please write me a message!

Times

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Saturday

10:00 – 13:00

14:00 – 17:00

Sunday

9:00 – 12:00

13:00 – 15:00

About Tom

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Tom is a professional circus artist and teachers who started training Dutch acrobatics, upgraded it with Ukrainian technique, refined his work under tutelage of various experienced coaches and incorporated elements of dance and martial arts in his movement.

Some of his teachers are: Jim and Det, Wybren Wouda (ACAPA; Codarts), Slava Kukuskin (Kiev; Moscow; ESAC).

Tom was born as the only German who is not on time, in Bavaria (Germany). After trying almost every sport he got hooked to acrobatics at the age of 18.

During his chemical engineering studies he started performing in various groups, duos, trios all over Europe.

After an “early-life-crisis” in 2014 he decided to quit his studies, (which made his parents really happy) and went as a guest student to the circus school ACAPA in Tilburg where he graduated together with Ayla Moes who is currently one of his acrobatic partners.

Since then, he has been performing in various festivals, theatres, operas, circuses and dance shows amongst others.

His combined lack of discipline, natural ability to avoid hard work, love for comedy series, excessive sun bathing and awesome hair style, have created the performer and teacher he is today.

Edit: The corona break changed Tom, he doesn’t care about his hair at the moment

Registration and Price:

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Early Bird (till: 04.11.2020)

135 €

Lazy Bird (after: 04.11.2020)

150 €

If you would like to join the workshop, but you struggle financially, please contact me, we can figure something out.

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Registration Link

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