Monthly Archives: January 2009

Veronika “Kit” Petra: Inside The Hoop

You may have seen Veronika “Kit” Petra spinning her LED hoop on that recent episode of CSI: New York. Maybe you spotted her eating fire in the new Britney Spears video “Circus.” Perhaps you caught her performing with T-Pain and…

Rebecca Halls Hoops

Rebecca Halls delivers a hoopdance improvisation in the beautiful BMO Institute for Learning in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She lives in Montreal, Quebec.

Hilltop Hoop Dance

If her fans could have decided on one video to nominate for The Hoopies instead of dividing their votes on five, we would have easily seen Jennifer aka HoopCharmer in the video category this year. Here she is with a…

The Sierra and Baxter Hoop Off

Recently two of this year’s Hoopie Award winners were in a hooping battle of a different kind. It all started when five-year-old hoop diva Sierra Hellemans, whom you might remember from her appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, challenged Baxter…

Scottish Qualifications Authority Staff Get Hooping

The Scotsman, Scotland’s National Newspaper, reports on the new hooping classes being held at the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA), the National body in Scotland responsible for the development, accreditation, assessment, and certification of qualifications other than degrees. “A dance teacher…

Double Fire Hooping

Barry Clement of Superhooper.org lights up not one, but two of the their LED Superwickits. We think he should have received his 2nd fire hooping nomination. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

Will The Hula Hooping Obamas Make It Hip?

Vicky Hallett, Fitness Columnist for The Washington Post, is wondering if the hooping Obama family will make hooping hip. Apparently she doesn’t know that it already is! She writes, “Barack Obama has made no secret of his love for shooting…