Monthly Archive: September 2007

Michael Franti and Spearhead: Yell Fire

Michael Franti and Spearhead: Yell Fire

This Week’s Hoop Track: “Yell Fire” by Michael Franti and Spearhead from the album “Yell Fire.” Want to listen? Launch the Hooping.org iPod. Download it...

Sit and Spin

Sit and Spin

Sit and spin as Masao works on his core strength in Tokyo, Japan.

Philly’s Hooping To Lose Weight

Philly’s Hooping To Lose Weight

In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, CBS TV Channel 3 turned the spotlight on hooping to lose weight. Stephanie Stahl reported, “They’re not using a traditional hula hoop....

Gippy’s On Fire

Gippy’s On Fire

Gippy delivers some tasty fire hooping in Asheville, North Carolina. Soundtrack: The Cousin of Death by the Beastie Boys.

Natalia Hoops

Natalia Hoops

Natalia hoops in the park in Poa, Brazil. Photo by Mariana Bandarra.

Hooping Is A Workout

Hooping Is A Workout

Helen Vanderburg (pictured), for the CanWest News Service in Canada, writes, “I remember countless hours in the backyard Hula-Hooping with friends and competing for the...

More Hoop History

More Hoop History

According to a paper by Master Brusten de Bearsul, OL, OP, with thanks to Natasha, hoops have been used in various games since at least...