Monthly Archive: September 2008

New Sound Solutions: The Ion Block Rocker

New Sound Solutions: The Ion Block Rocker

While Hooping.org does not make a habit of telling you about products, this one is so interesting I simply had to. Anah “Hoopalicious” Reichenbach pulled into the pool party at Hoop Camp with this...

A Crush On Rae

A Crush On Rae

Rae is back and the 17-year-old spins it to a recent Hooping.org track of the week: “Crush” by David Archuleta.

Fire Sisters

Fire Sisters

Fire spinning sisters Kamala and Hannah Mathis of Fire Groove light up together at Hoop Camp 2008. Photo by Natasha Young of Hoopsie Daisy.

Kati Köykän: Aikamoista Vatkausta

Kati Köykän: Aikamoista Vatkausta

While we’re waiting for news to roll in from the HoopCamp Retreat this past weekend, Kati Köykän of Hoop-a-trix.com was interviewed by the fourth largest newspaper in Finland on the topic of hoop dance....

Rainbow Heather

Rainbow Heather

Heather, organizer of the Hoop Camp Retreat that was held this weekend, is giving off rainbows on the great lawn. Photo by Philo Hagen from this photo set.

Tokyo Hoop Stars

Tokyo Hoop Stars

This weekend I was privileged enough to meet Deanne of HoopLovers.com at Hoop Camp 2008. Here she is with the other Tokyo Hoop Stars enticing everyone in Japan to join the love revolution.

Beckham Catch

Beckham Catch

This week’s hoop trick is a foot interception that comes to us from Crissy Gugler of Santa Clara, California. She notes, “Corby calls this the ‘Beckham Catch’, which I think sounds pretty nifty.”

Thievery Corporation: Mandala

Thievery Corporation: Mandala

This week’s hoop track is from the new release by Thievery Corporation and it’s called “Mandala” from the new album “Radio Retaliation.” Merriam-Webster defines “Mandala” as “a Hindu or Buddhist graphic symbol of the...

Hoola Monsters Craze Hits Tampa Bay

Hoola Monsters Craze Hits Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay’s 10 recently had the Hoola Monsters on the news. “Whether you’re looking to spice up your fitness routine with a little creativity or you’re in the market for some engaging hoop dancers...

The Guy Report Learns About Hooping

The Guy Report Learns About Hooping

When The Guy Report decided to talk to Kit and Lisa they were probably banking on some hoop sexiness. They got that – and some education, filmed at the Santa Barbara Drum Circle in...

Hooper, Colorado

Hooper, Colorado

Lara of Superhooper.org took a break on her honeymoon road trip across the country to spin it up in Hooper, Colorado.

Cape Verde Receives World Hoop Day Hoops

Cape Verde Receives World Hoop Day Hoops

Joshua and Dove Russo received a scholarship to bring hoops to Africa for World Hoop Day. They report, “I purchased all the supplies in America only to discover it would cost me over $500...

A Dance For Missy

A Dance For Missy

Melissa Rich died tragically this past weekend. Her friend Jenna Wikler does a hoop and poi dance in her memory, noteworthy not only in its tribute, but also in that it includes what is...