Monthly Archives: November 2004

Waist Whittling

A lot of the buzz about hoops these days revolves (ha!) around hoops as a fitness tool to help facilitate weight loss. None of us here at hooping.org are certified in any way to make claims about hooping and weight…

Hula Hoop Crossing

photo credit: Scott Doenges Looks like the mainstream media is finally starting to notice all the “Hula Hoop Crossing” signs that have appeared across country, thanks to fans of the String Cheese Incident. Chicago Sun-Times: Oddball signs popping up across…

No comments on old posts

We’ve recently changed the settings here at hooping.org so that comments for posts older than a week are automatically closed. We’re sorry to have to do this, but the number of spam comments was simply too intense for us to…

Effective Teaching

Good teachers know how to share their knowledge in ways that their students can understand. This goes for math teachers, yoga teachers, ESL teachers and yes: hooping teachers! Of course we all want to share our tricks with each other…

The hooping workout

Hooping.org gets a mention in today’s New York Times, in an article about Loren Bidner’s hooping class in NYC. The article sounds a bit silly to those of us already in the know, but I suppose that’s how it sometimes…