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Clint
Australia
Interests: Effective ways of learning partner dance faster, Engineering and engineering design, Getting products made in China and importing
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For the past couple of months I have been seeing an Alexander to help improve my mobility for general benefit and to improve my dance. This post is about the benefits I had on doing this so that you can decide if it is something for you. Continue reading
Posted 13 hours ago at Dance Better Now
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Do you ever feel that you are just spinning your wheels between classes? You have worked out what the issue is, but you are worried: You are not able to practice properly without a partner You might practice incorrectly, due to not knowing enough, and develop bad habits Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2017 at Dance Better Now
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If you are looking for some gift ideas this Christmas with a dance theme, then take a look here for some ideas. Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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There are those who dance salsa on 1 and those who dance on 2. If you have been dancing on one or the other for a while, or if you have only learned one, then shifting to another can be tricky. This will help you move from 1 to 2. Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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On the weekend just gone, I was at a street Latin event with a friend who started dancing around the same time as me. We started talking about picking ladies to ask to dance. Part of the conversation was how to pick a lady that would be fun to dance with or one who would be a good dancer. However, the major topic of conversation was how to pick a lady who would say 'yes'. It turns out that I had a few more insights than others so I decided to share these with you. Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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At a recent dance studio social/comp night, I was talking to a group of fellow dancers about the way people learn (and sometimes do not learn) dance. This resulted in a number of the common mistakes that people can make when learning dance being identified. Let’s go over these now to see if you might be making some of these mistakes and what can be done about it if you are. Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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Symmetry will make you a better dancer, here's how. Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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Ever feel nervous dancing? This is what to do about it. Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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This is how you get Latin hips. Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at Dance Better Now
Want to know how to lead and follow? Take a read of this. Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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Dance is often taught wrong, and it might be holding you back. This will tell you why this happens and what you can do to improve your dance despite this. Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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Find out how you can get a body that moves well when you dance. Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at Dance Better Now
When it comes to learning figures, sometime breaking them down can help. However, at other times, it will do the opposite. What makes the difference is the points where you break a figure. Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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I regularly go to group classes that are run before many social events. It lets me get insights from other dancers, learn new figures and styles, dance with more partners (ideal for practice) and introduces me to new styles. However, it has also revealed something else to me. The frequency with which women are simply disappointed with the quality of men they dance with. Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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There is just a collection of attributes common to all the best female dancers. This will tell you what they are and how to get them. Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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If you are a man and you want to be the kind of man that women enjoy dancing with, then here is some insight that you can use to focus your learning and a free e-book on the topic. Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2016 at Dance Better Now
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Why does Bindi dance so well? Learn her secrets so you can too. Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2015 at Dance Better Now
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There is a common way to learn partner dance (swing, Latin, ballroom and so on). Many people do it, but is it the best way? Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2015 at Dance Better Now
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We all enjoy dance; however, how close was it to never existing? Once you realise how close we were to never having social dance as we know it, you will have a whole new appreciation for it. Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2015 at Dance Better Now
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Most of us have had the experience of encountering a dancer that no matter what we do seem to always dance better than us. We can sometimes look for reasons for their better dance so that we do not need to deal with someone being better than us. However, many of these reasons are myths. If you confront them, and use this to improve the way you learn dance, then you will be the one that other make myths about. Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2015 at Dance Better Now
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We all know how important leading and following are. We all know we need to be good at it. That doesn't mean that we are good at. That doesn't even mean we know how to do it or get better at it. Learn a few tips to improve this essential ability now. Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2015 at Dance Better Now
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Did you know that the way you have learnt to dance is all wrong and the tutorials you use are back to front? Probably not, but it is. The end effect is that you have all these bad habits, which limit your ability. By understanding this issue in dance you will be much better able to benefit from the tutorials and lessons that you use to improve your dance. Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2015 at Dance Better Now
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If you know how to master body language, then you can look confident, then feel confident and then dance even better. This is how you can master body language to give this boost. Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2015 at Dance Better Now
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If you dedicate yourself to the right type of exercise, then you can quickly get a body that moves in a manner like that of an experienced dancer. This blog shows the kinds of exercises that you can do to get this dancer's body yourself. Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2015 at Dance Better Now
You're not the first to say they wished they had been able to participate in the survey. I will need to boost the next one more so everyone gets to share their views. Thanks for the extra information.