Month: April 2008

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

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 to do. I’ve never been that…

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 the hoop girl.’ I’ve never been…

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 Hoop Sounds listening station up top…

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 (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 Jung Kim’s house has, much to…

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 spread the news about hoop dance.