Month: October 2007

Mario in Tokyo: フラフープ

Mario, who is now a licensed HoopGirl instructor in Tokyo, gets Japanese television coverage – with a photo montage, a drink commercial with hoopers and an ending hoop performance too.

Hooping French Canadian Style

At Tangente in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, hooping is in the spotlight with “r.squared” presented by Rebecca Halls, a show “teeming gravity defying suspension with multiple manipulations of the body’s central axis. Hula hoop with a revolutionary spin.” Halls told La…

You Are What You Eat Misses The Mark

On BBC America this week, on the TV show You Are What You Eat, Holistic nutritionist Gillian McKeith (pictured) had her clients pick up hoops – the wrong kind. Caroleena explains, “[Gillian] put this very large couple in a couple…

Silhouette Hooping

Victoria hoops in her living room with only one lamp behind her. The result: Silhouette hooping with an Ani Difranco soundtrack. She lives in Birmingham.