Monthly Archives: September 2012

Combined Talent

On a previous post, I had mentioned that Bardo would be presenting an art show in Seattle back in August that should definitely not be missed. Well now that the beautiful photos from the event are out, all of us...
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Taking Flight

From Eden Thomson of Skindependent Suspension: There is something very special when people experience their first suspension. I think a lot of it has to do with the satisfaction and sense ofaccomplishment gained when you let yourself go and your...
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Behind the Lens

I have mentioned Rolf on Hook Life quite a few times as we have followed his many suspensions, and he has been kind enough to let us use his wonderful photography of the events he attends on several occassions. I...
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Saving Oslo

This post comes at the last minute, but we need some help from everyone in the suspension community to help out our friends in Oslo. Any of you who have been to the Wings of Desire Suscon have probably been...
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Year One

As Suspension Mecca grew closer and closer over the last few weeks, there were plenty of people nervous about how it would turn out. The first year of the event brought several questions to mind; would enough people show up,...
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Meeting the Mutants

A few posts back we featured the carousel suspension, but there wasn’t a lot of information about the team who made that suspension come together. The Mutant Suspension Squad from Milan, Italy was formed in 2004 by a group that...
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Gilson Hooks

I was recently asked about all the different Gilson hook designs.  So I figured it would be a good idea to just write up a blog about it.  Here is a basic list and timeline.  Of course I am sure...
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A. Spliff Rosa Award

I generally try to make a point of not posting about myself on Hook Life. Something about it just seems a little self serving to me. But this weekend brought with it something I wanted to post here in order...
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