Monthly Archives: September 2003

Here’s To The Ridiculous

United States, Jackson Hole – “Hula hooping has replaced hacky sack at the festival. I guess that’s because its easier to get a groove on with a hula hoop. That is unless you’re a guy. Then you just look ridiculous.”…

Hooping in Berkeley

Bay Area Hoopers gathered at Martin Luther King Park in Berkeley today. It turned out the Thai Music and Crafts Festival was gathering there as well. The soundtrack of the day proved interesting with the occasional Thai vocalist making an…

Leg and foot hooping

At today’s BAH gathering at Dolores Park, we started to incorporate a lot of legs and feet into our hooping routines. Hooping with your legs and feet can be daunting at first because, as with every limb, you have to…

Hoop rack

My roommate Joe had the most brilliant idea: He thought that I should build a wall rack to hang my hoops on. So far, I had always leaned my hoops against the wall in the hallway, and now that I…

Avon

Tree, a Bay Area Hooper, has been on the road the past few weeks so we haven’t seen her, but she sent an email to clue us in that Avon is actually selling what they call a “Super Hoop”. I…

Mario Lalich

Mario Lalich has made a web name for himself with his surreal photography. Wandering through his gallery today I surprisingly discovered this photograph and wanted to share it and his work with all of you. Enjoy. Mario Lalich

Hooping at work

Today was the first time since I started hooping in April that I have missed our weekly BAH gathering in the park. I was stuck at work. Since I have spent a lot of time at work lately, including on…