The Art of Staff was the next spinning love of Ase’s. With all the poi concepts transferring seamlessly into Staff it was a breath of fresh air. Soon Ase found a style of spinning that didn’t involve his hands, but his body. From there, well he was hooked.
Brief History of The Staff:
Also known as the bō staff which was most commonly used in Japanese tradition, although a form of staff arose in other cultures such as China (called “Gun”) , and the Medieval Times (called the “Quarterstaff”) Regardless of the name it has been used throughout history by many. The first known fire staffer was a Hawaiian tribesman who used it in traditional ceremonies of dance.