Let’s Play!

Can you follow along to this poi routine? Give it a twirl! If you don’t have any poi, click the button below to learn how you can make some. Poi making is a great craft activity for all ages!

How can poi engage youth?


Poi is a great way to get that blood pumping and can help fine-tune motor skills and foster muscle development.


Working out challenging poi movements or poi routines requires attention, memory, and problem solving.


Playing poi together fosters important social skills such as communication, working as a team, and active listening. 


Poi is simply undeniebly fun! And we know that play has profound benefits for developing key physical and cognitive skills.


Making poi and exploring different poi movements provides endless opportunities to unleash your creativity and imagination.


Poi is easily adaptable to suit a wide range of ages and abilities (e.g. poi can be heavy or light, movements can be simple or complex).


Poi doesn’t require expensive equipment or technology, making it a cost effective way to play. 


Poi provides and opportunity to broaden cultural awareness by actively participating in Maori tradition.

Get up and spinning today with our Poi Starter Pack.

For only $9.99USD you’ll gain access to hours of fun by learning how to make poi and mastering your first moves. A great activity the whole family can participate in from the comfort of your own home. Treat yourself or purchase as a gift for friends and loved ones.

See it in action

Check out this high-energy poi session for Blue School Pre-School where we focused on getting our heart rates up, following instructions, and unleashing our creativity.