Later people said that those were us who brought cold to Israel. A good joke, he-he! Indeed, by words of many locals, the weather was far not typical for Israel of that period. Moscow, where we had just come from, turned out to be a warmer place for that time.
We have two main lines of poi — Lite and PRO. Which is to choose? Read this mini-tutorial. Both Lite and PRO have poi of different length — so, you can choose short poi for technically advanced tricks and long poi for big stage shows.