Monthly Archive: September 2009

Diving Board Hooping

Diving Board Hooping

While a few of us were goofing off hooping on the diving board at Hoop Camp 2009, Snowzilla of Edmonton, Alberta, captured some of the finer moments with Kelly Jo Stull and Hooping.org’s Philo...

Baxter at Hoop Camp

Baxter at Hoop Camp

A beautiful shot of Baxter spinning it up at Hoop Camp 2009. Photo by Natasha from this photo set.

Hoop Camp Reflections: Jo Mondy

Hoop Camp Reflections: Jo Mondy

Jo Mondy of Sydney, Australia, writes, “I have been sitting at this internet cafe, time on my computer ticking away, trying to think of a way to explain my Hoop Camp experience. Words like...

Hoop Camp 2009

Hoop Camp 2009

Hoopers came from around the globe to attend the 2nd annual Hoop Camp, held again at Kennolyn Camp in the Santa Cruz mountains above Santa Cruz, California. With campers registered this year from Australia,...

Hoop Camp 2009

Hoop Camp 2009

Hooping.org’s video footage from Hoop Camp 2009, held at Kennolyn Camp in the Santa Cruz mountains above Santa Cruz, California. The 2nd annual event is the brainchild of event organizer Heather Troy.

Jo Mondy and the Yellow Balloon

Jo Mondy and the Yellow Balloon

Jo Mondy and the yellow balloon at Hoop Camp 2009. She lives in Sydney, Australia. Kati Köykkä of Oulu, Finland, is on the right in green. Photo by Philo Hagen with my other photos...

Hoop Camp Performance Showcase

Hoop Camp Performance Showcase

Natasha performs in the Hooping.org sponsored Hoopers Showcase show at Hoop Camp 2009 in the Santa Cruz mountains of California. She lives in Berkeley, California.

Learn To Hoop Dance

Learn To Hoop Dance

Jocelyn Gordon of the DC Hoop Collective teaches us how to hoop dance and she starts us off with this warm up. Want a little more? Part 2: Waist Hooping and Digestive Health, Part...

HoopYoga

HoopYoga

Kara Maia Spencer brings hooping and yoga together during her workshop at Hoop Camp 2009 this past weekend. She lives in Eugene, Oregon. Photo by Philo Hagen. More Hoop Camp photos tomorrow.

Lupe Fiasco: Shining Down

Lupe Fiasco: Shining Down

At Hoop Camp 2009 I was hooping in the great field late at night when I was overcome by how many stars you could see in the sky in the Santa Cruz mountains. That’s...

Time Magazine Gets Hooping

Time Magazine Gets Hooping

Catherine Sharick writes for Time Magazine, “To get in shape for her October wedding, Dawn-Samantha Cahill, 25, a production coordinator in New York City, tried every exercise routine she could think of. But the...

ElectroCircus

ElectroCircus

ElectroCircus hoopers get kinetic in Austin, Texas, at the C.U.@Circus group that meets outside of Barton Springs every Sunday. Soundtrack by GLU. Video by Jefe Sun Greenheart.

Neck Hooping

Neck Hooping

Greg does some neck hooping in New York’s Central Park. Photo by Stephanie Pajonas from this photo set.

Basement Jaxx: Saga

Basement Jaxx: Saga

This week’s track is from the brand new release from Basement Jaxx entitled “Scars.” The track we picked off it is called “Saga” and features Santigold on vocals. Loving it! The whole thing is...

Sarah Hundley’s Pursuit of Hoopiness

Sarah Hundley’s Pursuit of Hoopiness

Sarah Hundley celebrated her first World Hoop Day. She writes, “Spinning into the now and into my womanifestation of source energy, I let go of pretenses. My hoop felt like a magical portal into...

Cateyes

Cateyes

Drex, who has a background in poi spinning, teaches us how to do cateyes with a hoop. He lives in Washington D.C.