Monthly Archive: April 2009

Give Your Mind A Hoop Workout

Give Your Mind A Hoop Workout

Betty Hoops writes on her blog, “The hula hoop is universal. Many people see the cool tricks and ask to learn them. That is like going into a yoga class and asking to learn...

Pixiella

Pixiella

Pixiella in the UK delivers the hoop funk. Soundtrack: “Vira de Ladihno” by Malha Funk.

Gracie

Gracie

Gracie is part of a whole family of hoopers in Richmond, Vermont. Photo by Sarah Hutchison.

World Hoop Day On The White House Lawn?

World Hoop Day On The White House Lawn?

It’s no secret that World Hoop Day has grown with every year, but this year the annual hooping event that is taking place on September 9, 2009, has its sights set on an extra...

Spiderman Hoops

Spiderman Hoops

Spiderman hoops it up with Boomtown Hoops at Doo Dah Days in Winchester, Virginia.

Hooping It Up In Edmonton, Alberta

Hooping It Up In Edmonton, Alberta

MacEwan Journalist reports, “There is a group of women in Edmonton that do something a little unusual on Monday nights. They whirl around what’s most often seen as child’s play. They gather to learn...

Hoop Daddy

Hoop Daddy

Steve “Hoop Daddy” Drew isolates things at Bay Area Hoopers 6th Anniversary Hoop Jam at Dolores Park in San Francisco, California. Photo by Ali Kather from this photo set.

Code RED: Circus Conspiracy

Code RED: Circus Conspiracy

Matthew “Poki” McCorkle and Brian Thompson of the Code RED: Circus Conspiracy perform another great piece from The Flow Show in San Francisco, California. Video by Antonio Gomez.

49 Hoop For Hope In Nashville

49 Hoop For Hope In Nashville

In Nashville, Tennessee, 49 hooping women were among the more than 30,000 participants in Saturday’s Country Music Marathon and 1/2 Marathon. The women, ranging in age from 20 to 52 years old, hooped 13.1...

Hula Hoops Get Kids In Shape

Hula Hoops Get Kids In Shape

The Fergus Falls Daily Journal reports, “Hula hoops are part of the exercise routine for students at Cleveland Elementary and Adams Elementary in Fergus Falls. ‘We use the hula hoops mostly at fitness stations...

Depeche Mode: Wrong

Depeche Mode: Wrong

This week’s hoop track is the latest from Depeche Mode and it’s “Wrong” – from their new release “Sounds of the Universe.” It’s been added to our listening station up top – and you...

Shoulder Trick

Shoulder Trick

KaytiBunny teaches us how to do the “shoulder trick” – a move which is basically hooping on one shoulder. She lives in New York.

Hooping For Hope

Hooping For Hope

Almost 50 women were Hooping For Hope by hooping the Country Music Half Marathon in Nashville, Tennessee. The event was held in support of breast-cancer survivors. From this photo set from Sabrosa Vintage.

Baxter’s First Performance

Baxter’s First Performance

This weekend’s incredible Flow Show in San Francisco, California, featured Baxter’s first performance – and so much more. Chief Instigator Khan Wong delivered a most memorable event. Video by Natasha YoungHoopsie Daisy.