Monthly Archive: September 2006

Hooping in Saigon

Hooping in Saigon

San Francisco hooper Jennie Jensen found a dusty hoop in the back of a store while traveling in Saigon, Vietnam. How was Saigon? Jennie replies, “It was great fun hooping in a communist country!”

Directory Updated

Directory Updated

Our Hoop Group Directory has been updated – so many groups now! If yours is missing, let us know. If you don’t have one near you, start one of your own.

Autumnal Hooping

Autumnal Hooping

Just because the weather’s cooling down in much of the Northern Hemisphere doesn’t mean it’s time to stop hooping. Enjoy the Autumnal Hooping in Madison, Wisconsin with Danielle and Brooke.

Burning Man 2006: Deep End Hoop Jam

Burning Man 2006: Deep End Hoop Jam

Here’s video footage of the Deep End Wedding Hoop Jam at Burning Man in celebration of Christabel’s nuptials that morning. Footage includes Spiral, Baxter, Hoopalicious and Hooping.org’s Philo (in white behind her), Blaze of...

Lovefest Muse Photo

Lovefest Muse Photo

Stechico’s Lovefest Muse photo is stunningly beautiful. The shot was taken at the San Francisco Lovefest this past weekend.

Hoop Isolations

Hoop Isolations

It’s time for some Hoop Isolations with Rob. A short video with some direction reversals that are pretty much smooth as silk.

Mom hoops at stART in Worcester

Mom hoops at stART in Worcester

Ashleigh writes, “I was lucky enough … to take part in an art festival in Worcester, Massachusetts, called stART on the street. I’ve participated before as a vendor selling hemp and horns, but thanks...

The Violets: As Seen On TV

The Violets: As Seen On TV

Another music video featuring hooping, this time extensively, probably because lead singer Alexander “Mr. Magenta” Nixon is quite the hooper himself. Check out The Violets new single “Seen It On TV”. The band is...

Earth Hoops at Shakori Hills

Earth Hoops at Shakori Hills

Can hooping change the weather? According to the Earth Hoops women at Shakori Hills the answer is yes. See for yourself – and bring your umbrella.

Santa Monica Hoop Jam

Santa Monica Hoop Jam

This weekend I dropped in on the weekly Santa Monica Hoop Jam to met some great people and hooped for a couple of hours at the beach. Pictured left to right: Myself, Chris and...

National Recess Week includes hula hooping

National Recess Week includes hula hooping

“What we like to do at recess is jump rope, play with a hula hoop and just play with all our friends,” Selema said during a “National Recess Week” kick-off event in Atlana this...