• FEDEC Basic Circus Arts Instruction Manual

    FEDEC Basic Circus Arts Instruction Manual

    A ten-chapter PDF guide to basic circus arts instruction covering: static trapeze, rope and silks; tightwire and slack rope; aerial cradle; Chinese pole; acrobatics (handstand, hand to hand, banquine); swinging trapeze and cloudswing; safety and rigging; teeterboard; Russian bar. The guides are available in English and French; some can also be downloaded in German.


    1. Preamble, Theory, Guidance and Good practice for Training
    2. Static trapeze, rope and silks
    3. Tight wire and slack rope
    4. Aerial cradle
    5. Chinese pole
    6. Acrobatics: Handstand, hand to hand, banquine
    7. Swinging trapeze and cloud swing
    8. Safety and Rigging
    9. Teeterboard Cover Content
    10. Russian Bar