Monthly Archive: December 2006

Holiday hooping

Holiday hooping

Young Brevin gets fast and serious about his holiday hooping. Happy holidays from Hooping.org Magazine!

Panhandle Hooping

Panhandle Hooping

While it might be too cold outside for many of you to be hooping in the park these days, Bay Area Hoopers turned out in force to hoop in The Panhandle of Golden Gate...

Neck Toss

Neck Toss

Antonio tosses the hoop up with his neck! This is one of his signature moves that has been wowing us for a while.

Linda and her LED hoop

Linda and her LED hoop

Here’s a great shot of Linda, swirling in her LED hoop. She currently lives in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Baltimore Dance Performance

Baltimore Dance Performance

In this photo taken during a dance performance piece in Baltimore, hooping is happening. Photo by Tyler McCoy, New York City

Angie Humphries hits The Slammer

Angie Humphries hits The Slammer

Angie Humphries – the Fatboy Slim Video winner, is appearing on the UK BBC 1 Show ‘The Slammer’ on December 8th at 4.55pm performing a new piece made especially for the show.

Isa GlitterGirl Isaacs: Inside The Hoop

Isa GlitterGirl Isaacs: Inside The Hoop

isa As we take a closer look this week at poi spinning and hooping and the combination of the two, we took time out to interview Isa “GlitterGirl” Isaacs. Isa is the Founder of Temple of Poi, the world’s premier poi fire dancing school, and she’s a Professional Fire Dancer and Flow and Fire Dancing Coach. What insights does she have to offer those of us taking a look at expanding our hooping reportoire by adding another hoop, spinning poi or attempting both simultaneously? Take a closer look Inside The Hoop this week and find out.

Miss Saturn vs the Donut

Miss Saturn vs the Donut

In Saturn vs Donut, Miss Saturn “takes up arms – er, rings – to save the world from the sticky, disdainful clutches of evil mutant pastry supervillain Doctor Donut.” Photo by Linus Gelber, New...

Hanging With the Hoopers

Hanging With the Hoopers

Hanging With The Hoopers: The Canadian article features Christa Giles in British Columbia, Sandie Yancey in Ontario and Andrew Tidby in New Brunswick – and Hooping.org!

Hoop Poi

Hoop Poi

Alexis, aka Shehoopsalot, spins hoop poi on the beach in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Hooping Poi

Hooping Poi

Christa Giles, moderator of our Hula Hooping Tribe, demonstrates some poi hooping with larger size hoops in Vancouver, British Columbia. She’s since made smaller ones just for this very purpose. Click LINK to view larger size video.

3 Beat Hoop Weave

3 Beat Hoop Weave

Rob in Asheville, North Carolina, better known as Gippyhooper, brings together hooping and poi in this 3 Beat Hoop Weave. Click LINK to view larger size.

Particle, Wave & Flow

Particle, Wave & Flow

by Khan Wong For me, it’s all about the circle and all the paths contained in its emptiness. Each new pattern or posture or position directs the energies raised by the dance. The circle...

Poi Hooping

Poi Hooping

In Florida, Alexis has never spun poi, but she’s certainly getting the concept down with her hoops. Click LINK to view larger size.