Monthly Archive: July 2008

Hoop For Peace at the Democratic National Convention

Hoop For Peace at the Democratic National Convention

Melody Moezzi, an attorney and author of “War on Error: Real Stories of American Muslims,” will be hooping for peace during the Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado. She’s inviting everyone to join her...

Sharna Can’t Stop Moving

Sharna Can’t Stop Moving

Sharna Rose can’t stop moving. Soundtrack: “Can’t Stop Moving” by Sonny J. Sharna lives in Maidstone, England.

Ann: First-tree Pinch Breaks

Ann: First-tree Pinch Breaks

Ann Humphreys of the Hoop Path is working on “first-tree pinch breaks.” She lives in Carrboro, North Carolina. Soundtrack: Mos Def and Talib Kweli.

Jessica at the Epic

Jessica at the Epic

Jessica Reiter tears it up on stage with Kaskade and Chuck Love at the Epic nightclub in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Photo by Tyrel Ewer.

What To Do On Your Summer Staycation

What To Do On Your Summer Staycation

In New York, Staten Island Live is sharing some ideas for your summer “staycation.” Melissa Chapman-Mushnick writes, “This staycation term- which I wish I would’ve coined- is really gaining steam since not only are...

Hoopmaze

Hoopmaze

This video is called “Hoopmaze” and it comes to us from two hooping friends in Norway.

Glastonbury Tower

Glastonbury Tower

She’s hooping at the tower at the Glastonbury Festival in the UK. From this photo set by Marc Falk.

Why Do We Stop Playing?

Why Do We Stop Playing?

Maura Shuttleworth, a lawyer and powerlifter who is currently the national champion on the bench press in the 105-pound weight class, has some things on her mind. She writes, “Today, I was out doing...

Ne-yo: Closer

Ne-yo: Closer

Rose in the UK is loving this week’s hoop track by Ne-yo and we think you will too. The first listen weren’t certain, but the second we agreed, and the third – wow! It’s...

Erin Lipe

Erin Lipe

Erin’s hoop practice session. She lives in Oxford, Mississippi.

Lissa in Yosemite

Lissa in Yosemite

Lissa Stapp hooping in the Yosemite Valley of Yosemite National Park in California.

Catherine Flournoy: Inside The Hoop

Catherine Flournoy: Inside The Hoop

Catherine “Hoopadelic” Flournoy recently celebrated her 31st birthday in Los Angeles, California, in the Eagle Rock area where she lives. Originally from Taipei, Taiwan, Flournoy is a hoopdance practitioner – “I combine my background...

Mado Lounge Tokyo

Mado Lounge Tokyo

Deanne of Hooplovers.com performs at the Mado Lounge on the 52nd floor overlooking Tokyo, Japan.