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25 Strategies for Training Acro with Another Human Being

Partner Acrobatics is a sport that requires another person. It’s the best and worst of two worlds; it allows us to meet wonderful people, but also means you can’t train alone. Thus, communication strategies for acro or acroyoga become important.

This is particularly true for continued training with the same partner, as opposed to just playing with someone new. When someone is new to us, we tend to be on our best behavior. With our own partners, frustrations and patterns can begin to build.

Here are 25 training + communication strategies for acro that help move training forward and minimize potential conflict. These are applicable to any duo activity; aerial, dance, skating, cheer. Take what works for you and leave the rest. I hope that others find this helpful in their partnerships. I wish someone had written this for me YEARS AGO!

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