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In Washington, DC, Sarah “Inspyra” Lovering hoops it up by the Potomac River.
Steve gives a gigantic hoop a spin at Power To The Peaceful in San Francisco, California.
Hoopadelic & Hooplur performing at Goldilocks and the Three Beats. Soundtrack: “Shivers” by Armin Van Buuren.
Sit and spin as Masao works on his core strength in Tokyo, Japan.
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. They are made by 26-year-old Tina Hemmerle of Bethlehem. Her hoops are bigger, heavier, and…
Gippy delivers some tasty fire hooping in Asheville, North Carolina. Soundtrack: The Cousin of Death by the Beastie Boys.
Natalia hoops in the park in Poa, Brazil. Photo by Mariana Bandarra.
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 best time. The recollection came rushing back when I attended a hoop aerobics class this…
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 the classic Greek period. There are pictures of men playing with hoops on pottery and…