Monthly Archive: August 2003

Hooper picture on Yahoo

Hooper picture on Yahoo

The Yahoo news section has a slide show on Burning Man this morning. One of the pictures is of a hooper!

Hooping at the last Code

Hooping at the last Code

On Thursday the DNA Lounge in San Francisco saw its final Code event. BAH decided to show up one last time. It’s almost become a tradition now. The bouncers barely even blink anymore when...

Hot hooping

Hot hooping

While some of us are hooping at Burning Man this week, those of us left behind in the Bay Area had our own very hot hooping event. We met in Berkeley for the second...

Hooping.org gets audblogged

Hooping.org gets audblogged

Cheyenne and Min Jung audio-blogged from a party in Sacramento last night. They and several others were hooping at the time, and hooping.org was mentioned. Go listen!

Seattle Hoopers

Seattle Hoopers

Despite all of us Californian hoopers here on hooping.org, there are hoopers all up and down the West Coast, and across the US. A friend of mine in Seattle started hooping with me in...

How To Hula Hoop

How To Hula Hoop

Here’s an easy two-step lesson on how to hula hoop. 1. Make sure you have the right size hula hoop! If you’re using a kid-sized hoop, forget it! Most hula hoops that you can...

A Hoop Group Grows

A Hoop Group Grows

(click on thumbnails above for full size pics) When Bay Area Hoopers formed several months ago, I don’t know that we even thought that much about creating a hooping community. We just wanted to...

Hooping helps the DJ

Hooping helps the DJ

I was told recently that some DJ’s really like to spin records to people hooping because it makes their job easier. Apparently, the rotation of the hoops and the rotation of the records are...

Making Hoops

Making Hoops

Seth and I each made our very first hoops this weekend, and I was surprised how simple it was to do. We basically followed Jason’s instructions, only instead of using a blow dryer or...

Hawaiian hooping party

Hawaiian hooping party

When I think of the tropics, one of the first places I always think of is the library in Grand Island, Nebraska. Could there be a more tropical paradise? After the Grand Island TROPICALibrary...

Skater hooping

Skater hooping

We have just had a fantastic addition to our gallery: Gerard hooping while skateboarding down the street! How inspiring. Here is a toy combination I would like to try: Hooping while bouncing on a...

Hula-Hoop World Records

Hula-Hoop World Records

While the majority of the Guiness world records for hooping are pretty much based on the small Wham-O Hula Hoop standard, the Hula Hoop World Records are still very impressive. Tonya Lyn Mistal hooped...