Month: September 2005

Hoop: The Movie

The documentary formerly known has Hulatopia has changed its name to “Hoop: A Revolution of Sorts.” They’ve also posted a new trailer.

Bay Area Hoopers!

I know I should probably save this one for the film festival, but its too amazing! Check out Jay’s awesome five minute long video of the Bay Area Hoopers rocking out! It’s 14 mb so it may take long time…

The Group Hoop

The very first time I hooped I did it on the back patio at a party with friends and I’ve preferred doing it with others ever since. Every Sunday afternoon for the past two-plus years hoopers have been coming together…

Hooping, Fire, and Elitism

I ask this question to those of us who started hooping within the last couple years: what kind of community would we have if some of the true grandmas and grandpas of hooping were proprietary about the hoop? What if…

Call for hooping videos!

Hooping.org is proud to announce the official 2005 Hooping.org Film Festival! So get out your camera or dust off your playa footage and send it on in! You can submit raw footage or make your own mini-movies. It’s surprisingly easy…

Hooping with bruises

There’s a great discussion over on hooping.tribe today about hooping with bruises. Yikes. So I’m a beginner hooper, and after two plus hours of happy hooping yesterday, my waist is blue and black! I’ve employed some of the suggested remedies…

Hoop Dance Fusion DVD

Aspiring hoopers everywhere can rejoice! Diana Lopez, of BodyHoops.com, has released the first comprehensive instuctional hoopdance DVD. In Hoop Dance Fusion, Diana and a cast of hoopers demonstrate warm-up exercises, hoop basics, knee hooping, shimmying, transitions, hand hooping, and the…