Monthly Archive: April 2008

Rocky Mountain Hoopla

Rocky Mountain Hoopla

Jamie’s first video delivers a lil’ Rocky Mountain hoopla at Hoosier Pass and Valley View hot springs in Colorado. Soundtrack: “The Heart’s a Lonely Hunter” by Thievery Corporation.

Learning To Hoop in Boise

Learning To Hoop in Boise

Jen in Boise, Idaho, found herself at a Boise Hoopla class. She writes, “Cardio Kickboxing was pretty challenging. … But the Hula Hoop class was insane. … Hooping is kind of hard for me...

Lauren Shaw Is One With Her Hoop

Lauren Shaw Is One With Her Hoop

The Current of Egg Harbor Township is spreading the news about hooping. Lauren Shaw of Longport, Pennsylvania, tells them, “I have had people come up to me in Margate and they say ‘Oh, you’re...

Hoop Tokyo

Hoop Tokyo

A trio of LED hoops light up a Hoop Tokyo hoopdance in Tokyo, Japan.

Bonobo: Nightlite

Bonobo: Nightlite

This week’s hoop track is “Nightlite” by Bonobo from their newly released third album “Days To Come.” Brooke turned us on to the track and we’re loving it too. We’ve added it to our...

Duck In and Drop On

Duck In and Drop On

SaFire gives a tutorial tutorial covering two ways to bring the hoop from off the body to waist hooping in “Duck In And Drop On.” She lives in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Bay Area Hoopers: Five Years Later

Bay Area Hoopers: Five Years Later

Bay Area Hoopers (BAH) gathered together on Sunday afternoon in San Francisco’s Dolores Park to celebrate the hoop group’s five year anniversary. What started unexpectedly on April 27, 2003 at a party at Min...

Hoopnotica on The Biggest Loser

Hoopnotica on The Biggest Loser

We wanted to post this ages ago, but couldn’t find a working copy of it online – until now. The gals from Hoopnotica appeared on an episode of NBC TV’s The Biggest Loser to...

Brooke and Bonobo

Brooke and Bonobo

Brooke Fogarty has a sundown hooping session in Knoxville, Tennessee. Soundtrack: “Nightlight” by Bonobo.

Hoop Skiing

Hoop Skiing

Jamie McFarland and Patty Hawks are skiing and hooping in Breckenridge, Colorado, where they live and work.

Kara Maia Spencer: Inside The Hoop

Kara Maia Spencer: Inside The Hoop

If hooping is healing then Kara Maia Spencer is one who would know. Kara’s been sharing the art of Mandala HoopDance and HoopYoga since 2003 through teaching, performance, demonstrations, and hoop crafting. Our Hooper...

Shannon Elizabeth Hoops To Get Hips Moving

Shannon Elizabeth Hoops To Get Hips Moving

On ABC’s Dancing With The Stars, Derek Huff got his celebrity partner Shannon Elizabeth inside a hoop. BuddyTV reports, “Derek, 22, decided that Shannon, who is 12 years his senior, needed to work on...

Ned’s First Video

Ned’s First Video

It’s Ned’s first hoop dance video. He lives in Carbondale, Colorado. Soundtrack by Phish.