Monthly Archive: August 2008

Take Care Of Your Waist!

Take Care Of Your Waist!

Over at Women’s Health Blog they’re urging women to take care of their waists – by hooping of course. “During centuries-old existence a mankind thought up lots of ways to stay fit. Various diets,...

Flame On!

Flame On!

While many are at Burning Man this weekend, here’s some heat for those of us at home: E-volver and Nayeli fire hooping on the hill in Leucadia, California.

Franklin Square

Franklin Square

Kelly Timco lights up Franklin Square. She lives in Sylva, North Carolina. Photo by Linda Mathias.

Jackie Kasaback, 14, Hoop Entrepreneur

Jackie Kasaback, 14, Hoop Entrepreneur

The Signal reports that Jackie Kasaback, age 14, believes hooping is the fun way to get in shape. After becoming exposed to hoop dance at the end of last year she found out more...

Australia Abuzz About Marawa

Australia Abuzz About Marawa

When does a New York show capture the attention of Australia? When Melbourne-born Marawa Ibrahim is the star. We reported on Désir recently. Now The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age are both spreading...

Serica’s 90 Day Spins

Serica’s 90 Day Spins

Serica has been hooping for only three months. She’s working on her spins to “Juicy Fruit” by Mtume.

Kansas City Gets Hooping

Kansas City Gets Hooping

The Kansas City Star (Kansas City, Missouri) reports, “It happened at a music festival, as you probably could have guessed. ‘There was a girl who let me borrow her hoop, and I haven’t put...

MonsterHoop

MonsterHoop

Hooping at the MonsterMania Convention in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. From this photo set by Stacy Devens.

Hoops Come Full Circle

Hoops Come Full Circle

Melissa Nann Burke writes for the York Daily Record, “Among the California crazes to mesmerize the nation in the late 1950s, the hula hoop hasn’t lost its spin. … Moving beyond pool decks and...