Monthly Archives: July 2003

Two Hoop Groups Beat As One

The String Cheese Incident has been here in San Francisco doing a number of shows at the Warfield. As a result someone decided to organize a pre-show hooping event in Golden Gate Park and the email she sent out was…

My first hooping video

Two fellow hoopers, Aimee and Donovan, had a fabulous party Saturday night. At least twelve hoops were among the party guests, enough to go around. After a few hours of hooping and dancing, Aimee brought out a hoop decorated with…

USPS sucks

I am deeply disappointed by my local Post Office and other local mail carriers. Next week is my friend Starrie’s birthday, and I wanted her to have a hoop. So I made her a beautiful, gigantic fluorescent green and pink…

Burning Man Hoop Camp

It was suggested at a party last night that we start a Burning Man Hula Hoop Camp. I probably won’t be going to Burning Man, and it’s probably too late to organize this for this year anyway, but this might…

Break on through

On Sunday I met up with Vera at Potrero del Sol to listen to her friends DJ and to hoop it up. Our first item of business was new tape for our hoops. The tape on mine was pretty shot…

Hooping again

Two weeks ago I took a very unplanned break from hooping. I was mugged and ended up with a head injury and a hairline skull fracture. Simply walking around was bad enough at first, but I’ve been healing so quickly…