Monthly Archive: July 2009

Accountants Who Hoop Are Not Boring

Accountants Who Hoop Are Not Boring

City Business in New Orleans, Louisiana, reports, “For forensic accountant Philip Monteleone, everything wrong with the public’s perception of his profession can be summarized by an episode of the popular crime drama CSI Miami.”...

Patio Hooping

Patio Hooping

Jackie Simmons gives it a spin on the patio in Las Vegas, Nevada. A beautiful shot taken by her husband, Bob Simmons.

Grace Jones: Hoola Hoop Diva

Grace Jones: Hoola Hoop Diva

While we’ve reported that Grace Jones has been hooping during her recent concerts, here’s video proof as the Jamaican-American singer, model, and actress performs her classic hit “Slave To The Rhythm” at the Sonar...

Hoop Back In The Loop In Auckland

Hoop Back In The Loop In Auckland

The Aucklander in New Zealand reports, “It’s all about hip-hop movement, and my hips don’t want to move. Michelle Keenan (pictured) grabs my waist and tells me to, ‘circle, circle, circle’. I manage a...

Middletown Hoop Class

Middletown Hoop Class

Bettina Hansen took this great shot at a hooping class in Middletown, Connecticut, while squashed on the floor as to not be seen in the mirror.

Malcolm Stuart

Malcolm Stuart

It sure is great to see a new Malcolm Stuart video. He sure knows how to hoop! Malcolm lives in New York City. Soundtrack: Buraka Som Sistema (on iTunes).

Glenda’s On Fire

Glenda’s On Fire

Glenda Jordan does a fire hooping street performance with RAGBRAI (Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa).

Courtney Bearer

Courtney Bearer

Courtney Bearer, age 7, performed a hoop dance routine as her talent and not only won that competition, she captured the title Miss Pennsylvania Princess 2009 in the National American Miss Pageant. Her routine...

British Kids Get Into Hoop Hop

British Kids Get Into Hoop Hop

The Northern Echo in Darlington, England, reports, “Hundreds of primary school pupils got themselves in a spin when they tried out a new way of keeping fit. Gathered in Middlesbrough’s Centre Square the youngsters...

Gillian Karhoff

Gillian Karhoff

Gillian Karhoff is a new hooper and here’s a great shot of her hooping at a family gathering.

Izzie Teaches Several Moves

Izzie Teaches Several Moves

Izzie Heard in the UK is teaching people a few things in this Robinson’s Fruit Shoot promotional. Izzie gets people on board for Waist Hooping, The Hand Dip, Chest Hooping, The Lift Up and...

Izzie Heard

Izzie Heard

Izzie Heard is eleven-years-old and she’s most definitely a rising star in the hooping community. Here she is practicing at a Leamington Spa Hoop Club gathering in Leamington Spa, England.

Krystal Kambeck

Krystal Kambeck

Krystal Kambeck has lived obsessively inside her hoops for two years now. She lives in Denver, Colorado.