Month: May 2009

Fruit Hoopz and Hoop Dreams

There’s a great article on hooping in the Reno News and Review: “Genny Reuter moves gracefully on the dance floor, gently rolling her hips. The slender, 20-year-old strawberry blonde, who has been hula-hooping for about a year, executes various tricks…

Tierany Seriflame

A beautiful shot of Tierany Seriflame hooping at the at Folk Life Festival in Seattle, Washington. It appeared in The Seattle Times. Photo by Erika Schultz.

Pruitt

Pruitt, age five, hoops away at Desert Sports in Terlingua, Texas. Photo by Crystal Allbright.

Dawnmarie Gets Syracuse Hooping For Fitness

Syracuse.com reports, “The Hula Hoop is back as a low-impact fitness sensation. ‘It’s fun!’ Dawnmarie Raymond promises, as she explains how you tone your abs, back, arms, hips, buns and legs while swinging your hips and burning 400 to 600…

Zachary Quinto is a Hooper

Zachary Quinto has made quite a name for himself as an actor. You might remember him as Adam Kaufman on Fox’s “24” or the infamous Sylar on NBC’s “Heroes.” In addition to his new role on Fox’s “Fringe” – Quinto…

Hooping It Up in Dothan, Alabama

The Dothan Eagle in Dothan, Alabama, reports on the latest fitness crazes. Of course hooping was on the list. “Proving that everything old is new again, hula hooping for exercise is sweeping the nation. ‘Hooping’ or ‘hoop dancing’ as it’s…